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Amphotericin B: Drug formulations

Jonathan M Zand, PharmD BCPS
Section Editor
Carol A Kauffman, MD
Deputy Editor
Anna R Thorner, MD

Amphotericin B is a polyene antifungal agent that is available in four different formulations: a conventional (deoxycholate) preparation as well as three lipid-based formulations. Links to the Lexicomp drug information topics are provided below.

For indications for clinical use and additional information on specific agents, refer to the relevant UpToDate topics.


Amphotericin B (conventional, deoxycholate)

Amphotericin B (conventional): Drug information

Amphotericin B (conventional): Pediatric drug information

Amphotericin B (conventional): Patient drug information


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Literature review current through: Sep 2016. | This topic last updated: Feb 3, 2016.
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