Fungisome 1 mg per 1ml injection: Uses, Side effects, Dosage

Manufacturer: Lifecare

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Trade name: Fungisome

Strength: 1 mg per 1ml

Type: Injection

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: Fungisome 1 mg per 1ml injection is used to treat a variety of serious, potentially life-threatening fungal infections

How to use: Fungisome 1 mg per 1ml 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

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Dosage: Usual adult dose for fungal infection prophylaxis: 10 to 20 mg per day by IV

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Date last updated: September 15th, 2016