Diflucan (nonexclusive name: fluconazole; brand names include: Forcan/Trican) is an antifungal medication.
Diflucan is utilized to treat certain contagious and yeast contaminations including candidiasis (thrush).
Diflucan is not quite the same as different medicines for vaginal yeast contaminations since it is a tablet taken by mouth. Diflucan is additionally used to treat throat contaminations, and contagious diseases somewhere else in the body, for example, contaminations of the urinary tract, peritonitis (aggravation of the covering of the belly), and pneumonia.
Diflucan works by counteracting the development of the parasitic and yeast life forms causing your contamination.
Pursue the headings for utilizing this medication gave by your primary care physician. Take Diflucan precisely as coordinated.
Gulp down the cases with water. On the off chance that doesn’t make a difference in the event that you take this medication previously or after nourishment.
The portion will rely upon your contamination and how you react to Diflucan. It for the most part goes from 50mg to 400mg once day by day.
The portion for a youngster will rely upon body weight and for the most part extends from 3mg to 12mg per kilogram of body weight. In small kids (underneath about a month of age), Diflucan is normally given each second or third day.
Be that as it may, contingent upon how genuine the contamination is, and how you respond to the medication, your primary care physician may request that you take an alternate portion.
The period of time you take Diflucan will rely upon the kind of disease you have. Patients with a debilitated invulnerable framework or those with troublesome contaminations may require long haul treatment to keep the disease from returning.
Try not to quit taking your Diflucan in light of the fact that you are feeling much improved. In the event that you don’t finish the full course endorsed by your PCP, the disease may not clear totally.
On the off chance that you neglect to take Diflucan, accept it as soon you recall. In the event that it is nearly time for your next portion, avoid the missed portion and return to your ordinary dosing plan. Try not to take 2 portions without a moment’s delay.
Keep Diflucan at room temperature, away from warmth and dampness.
Before taking Diflucan, tell your primary care physician if:
you are susceptible to any meds;
you are taking cisapride (a prescription used to treat stomach issues);
you have liver, heart, or kidney issues;
you are pregnant or bosom sustaining.
Active ingredient: fluconazole.