Why use Amphotret Inj-50mg?
Amphotret Inj-50mg is given to patients with progressive infections. Amphotret is given especially to a life-threatening situation. Do not use this in treating minor fungal infections. Do not double the dose in case you miss one. Amphotret is used for the patients in solid organ transplant. It requires 3 days stay in the ICU. This is also given to fungal infections in the blood. Amphotret Inj-50mg is available here for $22.52.
How does Amphotret Inj-50mg work?
Amphotret Inj-50mg has Amphotericin B content. It alters the fungal cell membrane. It binds the component and kills the outer covering of the fungus. Amphotret blocks the action of the fungal cell. Overall it stops the growth of the fungi. The start of the action of this drug is not yet known. The working of this drug varies from one person to the other.
How to use Amphotret Inj-50mg?
Amphotret Inj-50mg is given through a vein. This is given once a day. Amphotret is injected slowly in 2 to 6 hours. A smaller dose will be given by the doctor. The dosage is based on the condition of the patient. Do not stop using if the treatment is not yet over. This comes in a sterile liquid. It can be injected through into a muscle. If you are using this at home make sure to use as directed by the doctor. Complete the treatment for best results. Call for medical help in case of overdose of this medicine.
What are the side effects of Amphotret Inj-50mg?
The side effects of this medicine may cause severe conditions. The major and minor side effects are:
- Nausea, Diarrhea, Vomiting, easy bruising
- Pain in the injection site and headache
- Loss of hearing, Tinnitus, chest pain, tingling
- Weakness, anxiety, drowsiness
This is not the whole list of the side effects of the medicine. Do not get alarmed by the list, these side effects do not come very often.
Warnings and Precautions
This is not for a pregnant and breastfeeding woman. Inform your doctor if you have liver and kidney problems.
- Do not take this drug if you have a history of severe allergic reactions
- Do not let someone use this even if you have the same situation
- Do not freeze this medicine. Store this in a room away from heat
- Keep this away from the reach of children