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Amphotericin B Medication
It is possible?: Nephrotoxicity is a major adverse effect of treatment with amb, reportedly causing some degree of renal impairment in >80% of treated patients . Renal function impairment may be reversible after cessation of treatment with amb and, sometimes, despite continued therapy, possibly as a result of tissue. ...Read more
Amphocin allergy: Amphocin (amphotericin b) is an antifungal medication. An allergy occurs when your bodys immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www.drugs.com/cdi/amphocin.html ...Read more
What do you suggest if my child 8 months old suffering from viscerel leishmaniasis and now treatment is going with amphotericin b?
My daughter 8 months old suffering from viscerel leishmaniasis and now treatment is going with amphotericin b. Will she be okay?
Abelcet (amphotericin b lipid complex): Amphotericin B lipid complex injection is a prescription medication. ...Read more
Not a day at the bea: Amphotericin is a potentially toxic antifungal intravenous medication that is used to treat systemic fungal infections. Some toxicities can be less severe if the formulation is liposomal. ...Read more
Can you tell me about amphotericin b intravenously for their chronic or systemic yeast infections?
Amphotericin: Ampho B is an intravenous anti-fungal medication used for severe fungal infections usually only seen in patients who are immune compromised and/or whom have severe infection of the blood or internal organs (lungs, heart, blood, e.g.). It has many serious side effects. Often times an initial course of Ampho may be continued with an oral antifungal. It is not for routine fungal infections. ...Read more
How much (if any) amphotericin B will get absorbed into circulation from a nasal spray? Enough to cause kidney problems?
On digestion: Please discuss how nystatin, amphotericin-B, Sporanox etc may be used for GI issues; underlying theories; and related debate/controversy
I have a culture proven candida overgrowth due to 5 years of taking broad spectrum antibiotics for acne. After taking a year of Amphotericin B troches and 3 months of nasal spray for oral and nasopharnyx/sinus candida my ID doctor prescribed Voriconazol
Incomplete question!: There is a 150 character limit, and your question was cut off. Please ask again, and now we won't be able to track your previous question. So keep the question brief but complete, but there is a place to list your meds and medical problems, which will help. ...Read more
Yesterday WBC 34.6 Platelet 570. Started on new ABX Teflaro. Got 2 doses before blood redraw. Today WBC 35.3 and Platelet 625. also, has Amphotericin?
Antibiotics : The answer on your description: you need to continue treatment with antibiotics.!!! ...Read more
Take nasal amphotericin 10ml each nostril burns sinuses during use. I am now experiencing chest pain that burns on left side. What could be cause?
Prove fungus: Amphotericin B is an antifungal drug that is being used, sometimes inappropriately, for fungal infections of the sinuses. First, your doctor must prove by culture that you have a pathological fungus in your nose, that that fungus is truly causing a sinus infection. In our literature, the pendulum is moving away from fungal etiology of sinusitis. It is your nose that is burning, not your sinuses ...Read more
Tired a lot and headaches, coughing spells causing uncontrollable shaking, I can see, but it's blurry and can't make sense of it history of blastomycosis, treated with amphoteracin b
With : With visual changes and headaches, it is important that you be medically evaluated to determine the cause. ...Read more
Ihave effected cavernous sinus thromboss mucor fungus positive. Doctor adviced me inj anphoteracin b. Pls advice me altenate of injection. Regards.?
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Hepatitis B, right?: If you're a chronic carrier, it's wise to get under the care of a specialist who can keep it at bay, though right now it's not curable. No over-the-counter stuff will help. Forget 'pop claims'; even milk thistle won't cure you. Best wishes. ...Read more
Needs attention: You seem to have multiple problems which needs to be treated and closely followed to prevent long term complications. Treatment can be both by diet, life style modifications and medications. But you need to comply to your diet, medications and regular follow up check ups. ...Read more
You need to be examined and have a complete history taken. Then after a complete
blood evaluation the doctor can explain to
you what needs to be done next. ...Read more
HTN and tachycardia: Is a risk for heart disease and stroke. Your doctor will need to rule out secondary causes and get you on appropriate treatment. Get an appointment soon. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have a cold and I need to take the Plan B pill, is it ok whil the Plan B pill is in my system to take cold/flu medication?
Yes, that is fine.: Check this site for meds that interact with Plan B- http://chealth.canoe.com/drug/getdrug/plan-b ...Read more
I was diagnose with chronic hepatitis b way back 2005, I don't take any medication since then... What is the possibility that I can be cured?
Drug interactions.: Per Drugs. Com — there are 249 drugs than may interact with Plan B, 39 are potentially major interactions. REF: https://www.drugs.com/drug-interactions/levonorgestrel,plan-b.html However, that does not necessarily mean that Plan B can't be used in conjunction with some of those meds. Check the list & then talk with your pharmacist. ...Read more
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Plan B can interact: With acitretin, adapalene, heparin, lamotrigine, warfarin, carbamazepine, cholestyramine, barbiturates, ampicillin, cotrimoxazole, tetracycline, clarithromycin, isotretinoin, phenytoin, primidone, St. John's wort, cyclosporine, tretinoin, dexamethasone, oxcarbazepine, rifampin, topiramate, voriconazole, Griseofulvin, mifepristone, apixaban, dalteparin, enoxaparin, tinzaparin, mycophenolate, > ...Read more