Composition for Fungizone Products

Fungizone Products are primarily used for

Severe fungal infections, Kala-azar

About Fungizone Products

Uses of Fungizone Products

Amphotericin B is used in the treatment of severe fungal infections and kala-azar.

Fungizone Products side effects


Side Effects of Fungizone are Nausea, Vomiting, Fever, Chills, Headache, Loss of appetite, Stomach cramp, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Heartburn, Hyperventilation (rapid breathing).

How Fungizone Products work

Amphotericin B is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane.

Patient Concerns about Fungizone Products

Frequently asked questions about Fungizone Products

Frequently asked questions about Amphotericin B

Q. Is Fungizone 50mg Injection fungistatic or fungicidal?
Fungizone 50mg Injection is fungicidal in nature, it acts by killing the fungus
Q. Is Fungizone 50mg Injection light sensitive?
Fungizone 50mg Injection is not light sensitive
Q. What is Fungizone 50mg Injection liposomal?
Liposomal Fungizone 50mg Injection is a lipid-associated formulation. Liposomal encapsulation or incorporation into a lipid complex of Fungizone 50mg Injection can substantially improves drug safety especially nephrotoxicity associated with the drug
Q. Is Fungizone 50mg Injection an antibiotic?
Yes, Fungizone 50mg Injection is an antifungal antibiotic for the treatment of serious infections caused by fungi like fungal infections of one or more deep organs of the body, suspected fungal infections in patients with a raised temperature and neutropenia (reduced number of white blood cells [neutrophils]) and Visceral leishmaniasis (disease caused by a parasite)
Q. Is Fungizone 50mg Injection testing dose needed?
Yes, administration of Fungizone 50mg Injection is associated with allergy (severe and serious allergic) reaction, therefore it is recommended to administer a test dose before starting the therapy to check for sensitivity
Q. How is Fungizone 50mg Injection administered?
Fungizone 50mg Injection is either administered as intravenous injection or infusion by a registered medical professional only
Q. How does Fungizone 50mg Injection cause nephrotoxicity and hyperkalemia?
Fungizone 50mg Injection can disrupt the lipid components of human kidney cells, thereby causing nephrotoxicity. The exact mechanism of hypokalemia is not known, but kidney damage may result in excessive loss of potassium in urine.

Products for Fungizone

Fungizone 50mg Injection
vial of 10 ml Injection

Substitute brands for Fungizone

Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
1 Product
United Biotech Pvt Ltd
1 Product
Amphotin Lip
United Biotech Pvt Ltd
3 Products
Vhb Life Sciences Inc
1 Product
Hospicin B
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
1 Product


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