Meaning of AMPHOTERICIN B in English


an antibiotic drug used to treat disseminated fungal infections (e.g., cryptococcal meningitis). The drug can have severe side effects including fever, chills, nausea, kidney toxicity and bone marrow suppression. Toxicity may be reduced by administering the drug in a liposomal (fat bubble) form.

AIDS English Glossary.      Английский словарь СПИДа.