Fluconazole 400mg

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Fluconazole 400mg Tablet is an anti-fungal drug. It is used to prevent and treat infections caused by fungi and yeasts. It acts by stopping the growth and multiplication of these organisms.

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Generic Fluconazole
Manufacturer Morepen Laboratories Ltd
Pharmaceutical Tablet/s
Strength 400 mg

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Fluconazole 400mg

Buy Fluconazole 400mg

Fluconazole 400mg Tablet is an anti-fungal drug. It is used to prevent and treat infections caused by fungi and yeasts. It acts by stopping the growth and multiplication of these organisms.

Fluconazole 400mg Details

Composition = Fluconazole

Dosage = 400mg

Indication = Fungal Infections

Manufacturer = Systopic Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.

What Is Fluconazole 400mg?

Fluconazole 400mg sold under the brand name Diflucan, is a medication used to treat fungal infections like thrush in the mouth and throat and yeast infections in women.

Fluconazole 400mg belongs to group of drugs known as antifungals, which work by preventing fungus from making its own form of plant-based cholesterol that the fungus needs to survive.

Fluconazole 400mg was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under the brand name Diflucan in 1990, and is manufactured by Pfizer.

How Does Fluconazole 400mg Work?

Fluconazole 400mg belongs to a class of drugs called triazole antifungals. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.

Fluconazole 400mg works by blocking the ability of the fungi Candida and Cryptococcus to reproduce. For people with infections from these fungi, this drug helps to get rid of the infection. For people at higher risk of candidiasis, it helps to prevent infection.

What Is Route Of Administration?

Follow all directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides or instruction sheets. Use the medicine exactly as directed.

Your dose will depend on the infection you are treating. Vaginal infections are often treated with only one pill. For other infections, your first dose may be a double dose. Carefully follow your doctor’s instructions.

You may take fluconazole with or without food.

Shake the oral suspension (liquid) before you measure a dose. Use the dosing syringe provided, or use a medicine dose-measuring device (not a kitchen spoon).

Use this medicine for the full prescribed length of time, even if your symptoms quickly improve. Skipping doses can increase your risk of infection that is resistant to medication. Fluconazole will not treat a viral infection such as the flu or a common cold.

Dosage Of Fluconazole 400mg

Fluconazole 400mg

Side Effects Of Fluconazole 400mg

Major

Headache

Diarrhea

Nausea or upset stomach

Dizziness

Stomach pain

Changes in the way food tastes

Minor

Skin or eyes become yellow

Urine turns a darker color

Stools (bowel movements) are light-colored

Vomit or feel like vomiting

Have severe skin itching

Drug To Drug Interaction

Terfenadine. When used with fluconazole at doses of 400 mg or higher, this drug can cause a life-threatening heart rhythm condition called torsades de pointes.

Pimozide, clarithromycin, erythromycin, ranolazine, lomitapide, donepezil, voriconazole, and quinidine. When used with fluconazole, these drugs can cause a life-threatening heart rhythm condition called torsades de pointes.

While Tacking Fluconazole 400mg

Do

Before taking fluconazole, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to other azole antifungal drugs (such as ketoconazole, itraconazole); or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, kidney disease.

Fluconazole may cause a condition that affects the heart rhythm (QT prolongation). QT prolongation can rarely cause serious (rarely fatal)       fast/irregular heartbeat and other symptoms (such as severe dizziness, fainting) that need medical attention right away.

Don’t

Pregnant women :- Research in humans has shown adverse effects to the fetus when the mother takes this drug in doses of 150 mg or higher. In lower doses, research in animals has shown adverse effects. There haven’t been enough studies done to be certain how lower doses of the drug might affect the human fetus.

Women who are breastfeeding :- Fluconazole passes into breast milk and may cause side effects in a child who is breastfed. Talk to your doctor if you breastfeed your child. You may need to decide whether to stop breastfeeding or stop taking this drug.

For seniors :- The kidneys of older adults may not work as well as they used to. This can cause your body to process drugs more slowly. As a result, more of a drug stays in your body for a longer time. This raises your risk of side effects.

For children :- This medication shouldn’t be used in people younger than 6 months.

Liver failure:- This drug may cause you to develop liver failure. Your doctor may check your liver function with blood tests while you take this drug. If you develop liver failure from taking this drug, it’s usually reversible once you stop taking it.

Skin rashes – This drug can cause a severe rash that can cause death. You should stop taking the drug if you develop any rashes.

Irregular heart rhythm :- This drug can change how your heart beats. This change puts you at risk for a life-threatening heart rhythm condition called torsades de pointes. Your risk of heart rhythm problems is higher if you were born with a certain heart rhythm condition, you have a low potassium level, or you take antipsychotic drugs or certain antidepressants.

Uses Of Fluconazole 400mg

Fluconazole 400mg is used to prevent and treat candidiasis. This condition is caused by infection with one of the many types of the fungus Candida. Examples of candidiasis include vaginal yeast infection, as well as oral yeast infection (thrush).

Storage Of Fluconazole 400mg

Keep out of the reach of children. Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.

Ask your healthcare professional how you should dispose of any medicine you do not use. Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Keep from freezing.

The mixed oral liquid should be kept in the refrigerator or at room temperature and used within 14 days. Do not freeze.

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