04 uM, respectively, when compared with the standard pentamidine
having IC50 value 5.
Bilateral pneumothoraces hasten mortality in AIDS patients receiving secondary prophylaxis with aerosolized pentamidine
Exposure of health care workers to pentamidine
The drug pentamidine
isethionate (May & Baker Lab.
Symptomatic hypocalcemia and hypomagnesemia with renal magnesium wasting associated with pentamidine
therapy in a patient with AIDS.
c) Individual taking medication like Glucocorticoids, Thyroid hormone, Diazoxide, Phenytoin, pentamidine
TbAQP2 knockout cells also were found to be cross-resistant to melarsoprol and pentamidine
(Baker et al.
braziliensis parasites usually fail to respond to pentamidine
isethionate, the first-line treatment of L.
Other medications used for treatment include amphotericin B, pentamidine
, paromomycin, and antifungals.
In contrast, the cells treated with pentamidine
(Figure 1(c)) show intense decrease in the fluorescence represented by PE, suggesting a loss of mitochondrial membrane potential which may indicate apoptosis of the parasites analyzed.
1011 Second-line treatments with intravenous amphotericin B deoxycholate (AB) and pentamidine
are expensive and potentially toxic; paromomycin and oral miltefosine are not yet available in Pakistan.
Extra-pulmonary Pneumocystis infection occurs in HIV-infected patients on pentamidine
prophylaxis or in advanced HIV infection without prophylaxis, even without pulmonary involvement.