Fungizone For Tissue Culture (amphotericin b) Disease Interactions
There is 1 disease interaction with Fungizone For Tissue Culture (amphotericin b):
Ampho B (Includes Fungizone For Tissue Culture) ↔ anemia
Moderate Potential Hazard, High plausibility. Applies to: Anemia
Intravenous amphotericin B therapy may depress erythropoietin and red blood cell production and commonly causes a normocytic, normochromic anemia. Although the anemia is well tolerated by most patients and usually reverses completely within several months of stopping therapy, it may be problematic in patients with preexisting anemia. Intravenous therapy with amphotericin B should be administered cautiously in anemic patients or those predisposed to anemia. Frequent monitoring of blood counts and hemoglobin concentrations are recommended.
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Fungizone For Tissue Culture (amphotericin b) drug interactions
There are 221 drug interactions with Fungizone For Tissue Culture (amphotericin b)
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Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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