Amphotericin B liposome-induced acrocyanosis and elevated se
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Amphotericin B is a polyene antifungal antibiotic. It has high potent activity against many species of fungi. It is primarily used for the treatment of patients with progressive and potentially life-threatening fungal infections. Its clinical use is often limited by adverse effects, especially dose-dependent nephrotoxicity, and infusion-related reactions. Amphotericin B liposome is developed to reduce nephrotoxicity and infusion-related reactions. Other adverse reactions include pulmonary reaction, nausea and vomiting, electrolyte imbalance, and allergic reactions. Here, we report a case of a male patient who developed acrocyanosis and elevated serum creatinine after treatment with amphotericin B liposome. Amphotericin B-related acrocyanosis and pain are rare complications. Potential risk factors in this patient are explored....

http://www.ijp-online.com/article.asp?issn=0253-7613;year=2016;volume=48;issue=3;spage=321;epage=323;aulast=Zhang
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