Trade name: Amfocan
Strength: 50 mg
Active ingredient: Amphotericin B
Category: Amphotericin B belongs to group of drugs called antifungal antibiotic drug.
Pregnancy category: Amphotericin B belongs to US FDA pregnancy category B (No risk in non-human studies).
Uses: Amfocan 50 mg injection is used to treat a variety of serious, potentially life-threatening fungal infections
How to use: Amfocan 50 mg injection is given by health care provider at doctors office. Amphotericin B cause dizziness. Do not take drink alcohol while taking this medication as it cause adverse effects.
Side Effects: Fever, shaking, chills, flushing, loss of appetite, weight loss, nausea and vomiting, headache, dizziness, shortness of breath
Dosage: Usual adult dose for fungal infection prophylaxis: 10 to 20 mg per day by IV
Written by: : www.healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: September 15th, 2016
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