AmBisome

Active Ingredient(s): Amphotericin B Lipid Formulations
FDA Approved: * August 11, 1997
Pharm Company: * ASTELLAS
Category: Antifungal

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



AmBisome Overview

Amphotericin B is an antifungal medication used for serious fungal infections and leishmaniasis.[1] The fungal infections it is used to treat include aspergillosis, blastomycosis, candidiasis, coccidioidomycosis, and cryptococcosis.[2] For certain infections it is given with flucytosine.[3] It is typically given by injection into a vein[2] Common side effects include a reaction with fever, chills, and headaches soon after the med...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Amphotericin B Lipid Formulations
  • Injection: 100mg, 50mg, 5mg/ml
  • Injection, Lipid Complex: 100mg/vial, 50mg/vial, 5mg/ml
  • Injection, Liposomal: 50mg/vial
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for AmBisome: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0469-3051 Ambisome 50 mg/12.5ml Intravenous Injection, Powder, Lyophilized, for Solution by Astellas Pharma Us, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Amphotericin B Lipid Formulations or a similar ingredient: (3 results)






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