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Amphotericin B/ Fungizone - Drug Toxicity

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Latest prescription information about Amphotericin B/ Fungizone. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
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Drug Name : Amphotericin B/ Fungizone

Indication : Amphotericin B is a clinically useful but highly toxic antifungal agent. Monitor serum levels for potential toxicity and correlation with in vitro susceptibility testing.
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Normal Values : Therapeutic: 1.0-2.0 mg/mL (1.0-2.0 mmol/L)

Side effects : Amphotericin B therapy frequently induces fever, chills, nausea, and reversible bone marrow suppression. The drug shows an acute deterioration in renal function, when Creatinine levels exceed 3.0 mg/mL.


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f_razmahang
what is treatment ?
is it have antidote?
f_razmahang  Wednesday, November 14, 2012

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