Nebupent (Pentamidine) is in the form of a white crystalline powder soluble in water. The medication works as an antifungal in preventing lung infections in (Pneumocystis pneumonia-PCP prophylaxis) patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). The mortality rate of uncontrolled PCP is very high. Nebupent (Pentamidine) is an antiprotozoal that works by killing the infectious organism that causes the lung infection.
Drug Name: Nebupent
Generic name: Pentamidine isethionate