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.
Pentamidine Isethionate Inj 300mg/vial BP, powder for solution, 300 mg,
intramuscular; intravenous, David Bull Laboratories (Pty) Ltd. 1990-12-31, 1998-
Pentamidine is used to try to prevent Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP), a
very serious type of pneumonia. This type of pneumonia occurs commonly in ...
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Pentamidine (sold as NebuPent, Pentam, and Pentacarinat) is a treatment for
pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) caused by the fungus Pneumocystis jiroveci.
www.cc.nih.gov/ccmd/cctrcs/pdf_docs/Aerosol Therapy/05-Pentamidine Aero.pdf
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