Abelcet is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) amphotericin b lipid complex. On this page you will find out more about Abelcet, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: amphotericin b lipid complex
Information for medicine and pack size:
Abelcet 100 mg/20 mL injection suspension, 20 mL vial
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
Abelcet is indicated for the treatment of invasive fungal disease caused by organisms susceptible to amphotericin B (see Clinical Trials).
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Yellow, opaque suspension.|
|Dosage Form||Injection, suspension|
|Route of administration||Intravenous|
1 x 20mL vial plus 1 x filter needle 5 micrometre: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
10 x 20mL vial plus 10xfilter needle 5 micrometre: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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Abelcet | myVMC
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Abelcet Concentrate for infusion - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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