Pentamidine is an antimicrobial medication given to prevent and treat
pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) caused by Pneumocystis jirovecii (formerly
Easy to read patient leaflet for pentamidine. Includes indications, proper use,
special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.
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Pentamidine is used to try to prevent Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP), a
very serious type of pneumonia. This type of pneumonia occurs commonly in ...
Pentamidine (sold as NebuPent, Pentam, and Pentacarinat) is a treatment for
pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) caused by the fungus Pneumocystis jiroveci.
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Clin Pharm. 1985 Sep-Oct;4(5):507-16. Pentamidine isethionate in the treatment
of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Drake S, Lampasona V, Nicks HL, ...
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Pentamidine is administered via the Respirgard II nebulizer which utilizes a
series of one-way valves and a filter to minimize the release of aerosol droplets
Pentamidine is a synthetic derivative of amidine with antiprotozoal and antifungal
activities. Although the precise mode of action of pentamidine is unclear, ...