Amphotret Amphotericin B 50 mg Injection
WHAT IS AMPHOTRET 50 MG INJECTION ?
Amphotret is an antifungal antibiotic. It works by killing the fungus and preventing its reproduction.
WHAT IS THE USE OF AMPHOTRET 50 MG INJECTION ?
Amphotericin B is used for treating progressive and potentially life-threatening fungal infections. It may be used to treat certain protozoal infections or other conditions as determined by your doctor.
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF AMPHOTRET 50 MG INJECTION ?
Chills; fever; headache; loss of appetite; muscle or joint pain; nausea; stomach pain; weight loss.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions; chest pain; convulsions; dark, bloody stools; decreased urination; diarrhea; dizziness; fast breathing; hearing loss; irregular heartbeat; pain or redness at the injection site; unusual tiredness or weakness; vomiting; yellowing of the skin or eyes.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION OF AMPHOTRET 50 MG INJECTION ?
- Amphotericin B may cause dizziness. Do not drive, operate machinery, or do anything else that could be dangerous.
- LAB TESTS, including kidney function, liver function, blood cell counts, and blood electrolytes, may be performed to monitor your progress
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, discuss with your doctor the benefits and risks of using Amphotericin B during pregnancy. Do not breast-feed while taking Amphotericin B.