Two LIPID formulations of IV amphotericin B...Abelcet

    There are now two LIPID formulations of IV amphotericin B...Abelcet (amphotericin B lipid complex)...and Amphotec (amphotericin B "colloidal dispersion").

    You'll see a third one, AmBisome (liposomal amphotericin), in '97.

    Amphotericin B has been the gold standard for systemic fungal infections. But its use is limited by serious renal toxicity.

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