Lambin Products are primarily used for

Severe fungal infections, Kala-azar

About Lambin Products

Uses of Lambin Products

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

Lambin Products side effects


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

How Lambin Products work

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

In Depth Information for Lambin Products

Expert advice for Lambin Products

  • It is usually given as an injection over 1-2 hours under the supervision of a medical professional.
  • Lambin can cause rash, chills, headache, and tiredness during initial days of the treatment, but these may fade away with time.
  • Your doctor may ask you for regular blood tests to monitor your blood sugar, potassium, magnesium and kidney function.
  • Inform your doctor immediately if you notice pain or blood upon urination, swelling of the face and trouble breathing.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. 

Patient Concerns about Lambin Products

Frequently asked questions about Lambin Products

Frequently asked questions about Amphotericin B

Q. Is Lambin fungistatic or fungicidal?
Lambin is fungicidal in nature, it acts by killing the fungus
Q. Is Lambin light sensitive?
Lambin is not light sensitive
Q. What is Lambin liposomal?
Liposomal Lambin is a lipid-associated formulation. Liposomal encapsulation or incorporation into a lipid complex of Lambin can substantially improves drug safety especially nephrotoxicity associated with the drug
Q. Is Lambin an antibiotic?
Yes, Lambin 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 Lambin testing dose needed?
Yes, administration of Lambin 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 Lambin administered?
Lambin is either administered as intravenous injection or infusion by a registered medical professional only
Q. How does Lambin cause nephrotoxicity and hyperkalemia?
Lambin 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 Lambin

Lambin Injection
vial of 1 Injection
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Lambin 10mg Injection
vial of 1 Injection
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Not Available
Lambin 25mg INJECTION
vial of 1 Injection
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Not Available

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