Abelcet Suspension For Injection 5Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Abelcet: Suspension for injection (5mg)

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What is this Medicine?

AMPHOTERICIN (am foe TER i sin) B LIPID COMPLEX is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections.

In-Depth Information

Abelcet 100mg/20ml Suspension for Injection

NDC: 576650101
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Blastomycosis, Pneumonia, Peritonitis, Meningitis, Aspergillosis, Pericarditis, Myocarditis, Endocarditis, Candidiasis, Infectious Arthritis, Candidemia, Osteomyelitis, Cryptococcosis, Tracheobronchitis, Fungal Keratitis, Esophageal Candidiasis, Histoplasmosis, Endophthalmitis, Coccidioidomycosis, Sinusitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Febrile Neutropenia, Leishmaniasis

Storage Information
Refrigerate (between 36 and 46 degrees F)
Protect from light
Store in carton until time of use
Protect from freezing
Abelcet 100mg/20ml Suspension for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Abelcet 100mg/20ml Suspension for Injection

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<0.1%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
3.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Anemia Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Intestinal Bleeding Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Bilirubin Level Incidence:
4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Failure Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
5.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Suddenly Stopped Heart Incidence:
6.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
8.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Fever Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
18.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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