AMPHOTERICIN B Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • low amount of potassium in the blood
  • anemia
  • thrombophlebitis, an inflamed vein due to a blood clot
  • low blood pressure
  • decreased kidney function
  • fever
  • chills

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

  • disorder of the digestive system
  • decreased appetite
  • headache
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • diarrhea
  • stomach cramps

INFREQUENT side effects

If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

  • a skin rash
  • wheezing
  • trouble breathing

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

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    RARE side effects

    If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression i

    • decreased blood platelets
    • low levels of white blood cells
    • generalized disorder of peripheral nerves
    • blurred vision
    • abnormal heart rhythm
    • seizures

    If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression i

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