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*  Responding to the evidence for improved treatment for cryptococcal meningitis in resource-limited settings
The liposomal injectable form of amphotericin B is also indicated as an alternative to conventional amphotericin B because it ... 1. Park BJ, Wannemuehler KA, Marston BJ, et al Estimation of the current global burden of cryptococcal meningitis among persons ... The development of guidelines for the treatment of cryptococcal meningitis and other opportunistic infections is an important ... cryptococcal meningitis remains a major cause of death in people with HIV/AIDS, with over 500 000 deaths every year in sub- ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0256-95742012000400004&lng=pt&nrm=iso
*  Adjunctive Sertraline for the Treatment of HIV-Associated Cryptococcal Meningitis - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Standard cryptococcal meningitis therapy with amphotericin (0.7-1.0 mg/kg/day) + fluconazole (800-1200mg/day plus adjunctive ... Meningitis. Meningitis, Cryptococcal. Meningitis, Fungal. Central Nervous System Diseases. Nervous System Diseases. Central ... Standard cryptococcal meningitis therapy with amphotericin (0.7-1.0 mg/kg/day) + fluconazole (800-1200mg/day). ... Cryptococcal meningitis diagnosis will be made via CSF cryptococcal antigen (CRAG) at time of lumbar puncture (LP) with ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01802385
*  A Comparison of Fluconazole and Amphotericin B in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
A Comparison of Fluconazole and Amphotericin B in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis. The safety and scientific validity ... Multicenter Comparison of Fluconazole (UK-49,858) and Amphotericin B as Treatment for Acute Cryptococcal Meningitis. ... A Comparison of Fluconazole and Amphotericin B in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis. ... Following prior therapy, such patients may not have received more than 1 mg/kg/wk amphotericin B in the 4 weeks before entry ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT00002305
*  A Comparison of Fluconazole and Amphotericin B in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
A Comparison of Fluconazole and Amphotericin B in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis. The safety and scientific validity ... Multicenter Comparison of Fluconazole (UK-49,858) and Amphotericin B as Treatment for Acute Cryptococcal Meningitis. ... Meningitis. Meningitis, Cryptococcal. Lentivirus Infections. Retroviridae Infections. RNA Virus Infections. Virus Diseases. ... MedlinePlus related topics: HIV/AIDS Meningitis Drug Information available for: Amphotericin B Fluconazole Liposomal ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/study/NCT00002305?view=record
*  Multicenter Comparison of Fluconazole (UK-49,858) and Amphotericin B as Treatment for Acute Cryptococcal Meningitis - Full Text...
Multicenter Comparison of Fluconazole (UK-49,858) and Amphotericin B as Treatment for Acute Cryptococcal Meningitis. The safety ... Multicenter Comparison of Fluconazole (UK-49,858) and Amphotericin B as Treatment for Acute Cryptococcal Meningitis. ... Meningitis. Meningitis, Cryptococcal. Lentivirus Infections. Retroviridae Infections. RNA Virus Infections. Virus Diseases. ... MedlinePlus related topics: HIV/AIDS Meningitis Drug Information available for: Amphotericin B Fluconazole Liposomal ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00002075?order=114
*  A Study of Fluconazole in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis in Patients Who Have Not Had Success With Amphotericin B -...
A Study of Fluconazole in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis in Patients Who Have Not Had Success With Amphotericin B. ... Meningitis. Meningitis, Cryptococcal. Lentivirus Infections. Retroviridae Infections. RNA Virus Infections. Virus Diseases. ... amphotericin B dose of 15 mg/kg or more since CSF culture documentation of the current episode of acute cryptococcal meningitis ... To evaluate the safety and effectiveness of fluconazole as treatment for acute cryptococcal meningitis in patients who have had ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00002306?cond=%22Cryptococcosis%22&rank=10
*  Multicenter Comparison of Fluconazole (UK-49,858) and Amphotericin B as Maintenance Treatment for the Prevention of Relapse of...
Comparison of amphotericin B with fluconazole in the treatment of acute AIDS-associated cryptococcal meningitis. The NIAID ... A controlled trial of fluconazole or amphotericin B to prevent relapse of cryptococcal meningitis in patients with the acquired ... Meningitis. Meningitis, Cryptococcal. Lentivirus Infections. Retroviridae Infections. RNA Virus Infections. Virus Diseases. ... and Amphotericin B as Maintenance Treatment for the Prevention of Relapse of Cryptococcal Meningitis in Patients With Acquired ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00002074?order=63
*  High-Dose Amphotericin B with Flucytosine for the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis in HIV-Infected Patients: A Randomized...
The standard therapy for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-associated cryptococcal meningitis of amphotericin B (AmB; 0.7 mg/ ... The standard therapy for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-associated cryptococcal meningitis of amphotericin B (AmB; 0.7 mg/ ... who experienced their first episode of cryptococcal meningitis during the.... Background. ... who experienced their first episode of cryptococcal meningitis during the period May 2005-June 2006 were randomized to receive ...
  http://oxfordindex.oup.com/view/10.1086/588792
*  PPT - Recommended text books PowerPoint Presentation - ID:4131947
Amphotericin B for cryptococcal meningitis , or * Itraconazole for chromoblastomycosis Adverse Effects cytosine permease. *Bone ... AMPHOTERICIN B which replaces cholesterol found in mammalian cell membranes *Broad-spectrum polyene macrolide antibiotic is the ... Amphotericin B is incorporated into lipid formulations to reduce toxicity & enhance efficacy. This allows higher dose to be ... Liposomal Amphotericin B which replaces cholesterol found in mammalian cell membranes New lipid formulations ...
  https://www.slideserve.com/cicada/recommended-text-books
*  Long-Term Amphotericin B Therapy for Disseminated Histoplasmosis in Patients with the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)...
Fluconazole Compared with Amphotericin B plus Flucytosine for Cryptococcal Meningitis in AIDS: A Randomized Trial Annals of ... Maintenance Amphotericin B for Cryptococcal Meningitis in the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Annals of Internal ... Cryptococcal Meningitis in the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS): Successful Treatment with Fluconazole after Failure ... Safety and Efficacy of Liposomal Amphotericin B Compared with Conventional Amphotericin B for Induction Therapy of ...
  http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/703434/long-term-amphotericin-b-therapy-disseminated-histoplasmosis-patients-acquired-immunodeficiency
*  Bacteraemia | definition of bacteraemia by Medical dictionary
MRSA bacteraemia complicating amphotericin B treatment of cryptococcal meningitis. A prospective observational study was ... 1281 Neonates with a positive blood culture, but negative CSF culture, and with raised CSF WBC should be treated for meningitis ... In infants it can cause bacteraemia, meningitis and necrotising enterocolitis.. Tainted baby food seized ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/bacteraemia
*  Optimal Time to Start Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-infected Adults With Cryptococcal Meningitis - Full Text View -...
... to initiate amphotericin B for cryptococcal meningitis. *Initiated amphotericin B 72 hours or less prior to assessment for ... Meningitis. Meningitis, Cryptococcal. Lentivirus Infections. Retroviridae Infections. RNA Virus Infections. Virus Diseases. ... Confirmed Cryptococcal meningitis on the current admission by India ink or CSF cryptococcal antigen ... Optimal Time to Start Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-infected Adults With Cryptococcal Meningitis (Crypto). The safety and ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00976040?order=0
*  Search of: meningitis - List Results - ClinicalTrials.gov
Liposomal Amphotericin B for the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Drug: Liposomal amphotericin ... Efficacy of Intrathecal Administration of Liposomal Amphotericin B in Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Cryptococcal Meningitis ... Amphotericin Alone or in Combination With Fluconazole for AIDS-Associated Meningitis. *Cryptococcal Meningitis ... Optimal Time to Start Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-infected Adults With Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Cryptococcal Meningitis ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?term=meningitis&show_down=Y
*  Flucytosine | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Fluconazole Compared with Amphotericin B plus Flucytosine for Cryptococcal Meningitis in AIDS: A Randomized Trial Annals of ... Triple therapy versus amphotericin B plus flucytosine for the treatment of non-HIV- and non-transplant-associated cryptococcal ... The combination is probably the treatment of choice in cryptococcal meningitis and offers promise in the therapy of systemic ... Flucytosine and Amphotericin B: Hemodialysis Effects on the Plasma Concentration and Clearance: Studies in Man Annals of ...
  http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/690940/flucytosine
*  Fluconazole Treatment of Persistent Cryptococcus neoformans Prostatic Infection in AIDS | Annals of Internal Medicine |...
Fluconazole Compared with Amphotericin B plus Flucytosine for Cryptococcal Meningitis in AIDS: A Randomized Trial Annals of ... Cryptococcal Meningitis in the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS): Successful Treatment with Fluconazole after Failure ... site for persistent and recurrent Cryptococcus neoformans infection after amphotericin B therapy for cryptococcal meningitis in ... an orally absorbed triazole that has excellent tissue penetration and antifungal activity in cryptococcal infection (2-5). ...
  http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/704911/fluconazole-treatment-persistent-cryptococcus-neoformans-prostatic-infection-aids
*  Emerging Disease Issues and Fungal Pathogens Associated with HIV Infection - Volume 2, Number 2-April 1996 - Emerging...
... although initial treatment with amphotericin B, followed by life-long maintenance therapy with fluconazole, appears promising. ... The optimal therapy for cryptococcal meningitis remains unresolved, ... Fluconazole compared with amphotericin B plus flucytosine for cryptococcal meningitis in AIDS: a randomized trial. Ann Intern ... Current information suggests that therapy for cryptococcal meningitis in HIV-infected patients should begin with amphotericin B ...
  https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/2/2/96-0205_article
*  Search of: Kybella - List Results - ClinicalTrials.gov
Liposomal Amphotericin B for the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Drug: Liposomal amphotericin ... High-Dose Fluconazole for the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis in HIV-Infected Individuals. *Cryptococcal Meningitis ... Amphotericin B Treatment in Visceral Leishmaniasis. *Visceral Leishmaniasis. *Drug: Amphotericin B deoxycholate given as daily ... Use of Spironolactone for the Prevention of Electrolyte Abnormalities in Patients Treated With Amphotericin B. *Patients With ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?term=Kybella&Search=Search
*  Ancobon Monograph for Professionals - Drugs.com
A comparison of amphotericin B alone and combined with flucytosine in the treatment of cryptococcal meningitis. N Engl J Med. ... Comparison of amphotericin B with fluconazole in the treatment of acute AIDS-associated cryptococcal meningitis. N Engl J Med. ... Fluconazole compared with amphotericin B plus flucytosine for cryptococcal meningitis in AIDS: a randomized trial. Ann Intern ... HIV-infected infants and children with cryptococcal meningitis who cannot receive amphotericin B†: Induction therapy with 100 ...
  https://www.drugs.com/monograph/ancobon.html
*  Search of: 'Cryptococcosis' - List Results - ClinicalTrials.gov
Liposomal Amphotericin B for the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Drug: Liposomal amphotericin ... A Comparison of Fluconazole and Amphotericin B in the Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Meningitis, Cryptococcal ... Efficacy of Intrathecal Administration of Liposomal Amphotericin B in Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Cryptococcal Meningitis ... and Amphotericin B as Treatment for Acute Cryptococcal Meningitis. *Meningitis, Cryptococcal ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/results?cond=%22Cryptococcosis%22&show_flds=Y
*  Foscarnet - definition of foscarnet by The Free Dictionary
Anti-TB drugs Rifampin Isoniazid Antifungals Amphotericin B (cryptococcal meningitis, thrush) Pentamidine (prevention of ...
  http://www.thefreedictionary.com/foscarnet
*  HIV/AIDS & Central Nervous System (CNS) Disorders - HIV/AIDS - HealthCommunities.com
These include neuropathy, dementia, cryptococcal meningitis or toxoplasmic encephalitis, and progressive multifocal ... Cryptococcal meningitis is treated with a potent antibiotic called amphotericin (Fungizone). In severe cases, a second ... Cryptococcal Meningitis & HIV/AIDS. Cryptococcus is a fungus that lives in the soil and gets into the body when a person ... Cryptococcal meningitis is an infection of the lining of the spinal cord and brain that occurs in patients who have HIV and ...
  http://www.healthcommunities.com/hiv-aids/cns-disorders.shtml
*  JCDR - Brain, Fungal infection, Glasgow coma scale, Obstructive hydrocephalus, Pleocytosis
We hereby report a case of amphotericin B resistant cryptococcal meningitis in a HIV non-reactive immunocompetent individual. ... A RARE CASE OF AMPHOTERICIN B RESISTANT CRYPTOCOCCAL MENINGITIS IN A HIV NON-REACTIVE IMMUNOCOMPETENT PATIENT. Journal of ... A Rare Case of Amphotericin B Resistant Cryptococcal Meningitis in a HIV Non-reactive Immunocompetent Patient ... Cryptococcus meningitis is the most common opportunistic fungal infection in immunocompromised individuals and rarely occurs in ...
  http://www.jcdr.net/article_fulltext.asp?issn=0973-709x&year=2018&month=March&volume=12&issue=3&page=OD03-OD05&id=11238
*  Neurologic Manifestations | SpringerLink
A controlled trial of fluconazole or amphotericin-B to prevent relapse of cryptococcal meningitis in patients with the acquired ... Berenguer J, Moreno S, Laguna F, et al.: Tuberculous meningitis in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus. N ...
  https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4757-4549-8_10