Amphotec Lyophilisate For Solution For Injection 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Amphotec: Lyophilisate for solution for injection (100mg)

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What is this Medicine?

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

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Amphotec 100mg Powder for Injection

NDC: 641160021
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Peritonitis, Pneumonia, Meningitis, Aspergillosis, Pericarditis, Myocarditis, Endocarditis, Infectious Arthritis, Osteomyelitis, Tracheobronchitis, Fungal Keratitis, Endophthalmitis, Sinusitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Blastomycosis, Febrile Neutropenia, Esophageal Candidiasis, Leishmaniasis, Histoplasmosis, Candidiasis, Coccidioidomycosis, Candidemia

Storage Information
Store unreconstituted product at 59 to 86 degrees F
Store in original container
Protect from freezing
Store reconstituted product upright in the refrigerator for use within 24 hours
Amphotec 100mg Powder for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Amphotec 100mg Powder for Injection

Blistery Rash Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Kidney Function Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Abnormal Heart Rhythm Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Fainting Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Psychosis Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Nerve Pain Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High White Blood Cells Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Body Temperature Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Volume Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Sodium Levels Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Fats Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
1.0-6.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Intestinal Bleeding Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Retaining Urine Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Uncontrolled Urination Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Loss Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vesicular Rash Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Veno-occlusive Disease (VOD) Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Skin Ulcer Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Discoloration Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Kidney Failure Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Irritated Blood Vessels Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Red Spotted Rash Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Peripheral Vasodilation Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Paresthesias Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Mouth Sores Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Melena Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Excessive Mucle Tone Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Failure Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Coughing Up Blood Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Deafness Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hallucinations Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Glycosuria Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Tongue Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Fecal Incontinence Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Bruise Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dysarthria Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sodium Levels Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Potassium Level Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Failure Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Gum Inflammation Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dehydration Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Suddenly Stopped Heart Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Irregular Heart Beat Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Appetite Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lazy Eye Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hair Loss Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Distressed Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Acne Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Around The Lungs Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Urination Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Electrolyte Imbalance Incidence:
1.0-4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Bilirubin Level Incidence:
2.0-19.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
3.0-55.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
3.0-11.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chills Incidence:
3.0-77.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Upset Stomach Incidence:
4.0-12.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
4.0-9.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
4.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Magnesium Levels Incidence:
4.0-7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
4.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Postural Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding Within The Eye Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Coagulopathy Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Bleeding Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rhinitis Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Anemia Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Mouth Ulcers Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shaking Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weight Gain Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Phosphate Level Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fluid Retention Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Yellow Skin Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nose Bleed Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Breathing Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Of Blood Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Calcium Levels Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Overbreathing Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hypoxia Incidence:
5.0-9.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rash With Pustules Incidence:
>5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
7.0-9.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Potassium Levels Incidence:
7.0-26.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
9.0-12.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
9.0-12.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
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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