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pentamidine isethionate - inhalation, Nebupent

GENERIC NAME: PENTAMIDINE ISETHIONATE - INHALATION (pen-TAM-i-deen EYE-se-THYE-oh-nate)

BRAND NAME(S): Nebupent

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USES: Pentamidine given by inhalation is used to prevent a serious lung infection (Pneumocystis pneumonia-PCP) in people with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Pentamidine belongs to a class of drugs known as antiprotozoals. It works by killing the organism that causes the infection.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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