Controlled pilot study of rapid amphotericin B infusions

H. Dele Davies, Susan M. King, John Doyle, Anne Matlow, Gideon Koren, Robert Hamilton, Carol Portwine

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This pilot study compared the toxicity of a one hour with a four hour amphotericin B infusion in children. There were more severe chills in the former group on the first day of infusion, and more hypotension in the latter group over the study duration.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)165-166
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of Disease in Childhood
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1997



  • amphotericin B
  • toxicity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Davies, H. D., King, S. M., Doyle, J., Matlow, A., Koren, G., Hamilton, R., & Portwine, C. (1997). Controlled pilot study of rapid amphotericin B infusions. Archives of Disease in Childhood, 76(2), 165-166.