Generic Diflucan 50 mg
This is an antifungal agent widely used for the treatment of yeast infections, such as candidiasis. The dosage and duration of the drug administration may vary from one day to several weeks in dependence of indications.
Generic Diflucan 100 mg
Diflucan is a triazole antifungal medication for oral administration. Each tablet contains 100 mg of fluconazole as active ingredient. It is a potent fungicidal agent active against Candida, Cryptococcus, Microsporum, Trichophyton, Epidermophyton, Histoplasma capsulatum and other organisms. Administration may vary from a single oral dose to 2-week course of daily intake.
Generic Diflucan 200 mg
Generic Diflucan 200mg is a typical initial dose for thrush treatment in adults. The subsequent dose is 100 mg q24h for 2 weeks in the event of oropharyngeal candidasis and for 3 weeks in the event of esophageal candidasis. 200 mg pills are also recommended for delaying relapses of cryptococcal meningitis in HIV/AIDS-infected patients.
What is Generic Diflucan?
Generic Diflucan is an antifungal drug of the triazole series. The active ingredient of the drug is fluconazole, which works by preventing the production of membranes surrounding fungal cells, thus inhibiting the growth of fungi. The drug also has such inactive ingredients as povidone, dibastic calcium phosphate anhydrous, microcrystalline cellulose, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, aluminium lake dye. The generic is currently produced by several manufacturers who may alter inactive ingredients like fillers, dyes or other excipients.
When is Generic Diflucan indicated?
Generic Diflucan is indicated for therapy and prophylaxis of superficial and systemic fungal infections. It is mainly prescribed for vaginal yeast infection caused by Candida, thrush of the throat and mouth, candidemia and disseminated candidiasis. The drug is also applied in cryptococcal meningitis treatment and as a prophylaxis of Candida albicans infections in bone marrow transplantation. It is the first-line drug for coccidioidomycosis, cryptococcosis, histaplasmosis, auto-brewery syndrome and candidiasis prophylaxis in immunoscompromised patients. The medicine is approved for use in children over 6 months old.
How to take Generic Diflucan?
Generic Diflucan dosage for vulvovaginal candida is 150 mg a day for 2 weeks. The dosage for thrush is 200 mg on the first day succeeded by 100 mg once daily for 3 weeks. Higher doses of 600 mg a day are administered for severe or systemic infections. The dose for meningitis induced by yeast is 800 mg a day. The children dosage is 6-12 mg/kd a day.
When is Generic Diflucan contraindicated?
Generic Diflucan is contraindicated to pregnant women and to patients with individual intolerance to triazole medications. The drug shouldn’t be used concomitantly with terfenadine, quinidine or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors.
What are Generic Diflucan side effects?
Generic Diflucan most common side effects are: dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting, rash and diarrhea. Among rare side effects are: fatigue, seizures, constipation, oliguria, arrhythmia, hepatic failure.
Where can one buy Generic Diflucan?
One can buy Generic Diflucan online. The medicine is available in tablet form with 50 mg and 100 mg strengths. All the generic versions of this drug got an ‘AB’ or ‘AP’ rating from the FDA, meaning that it is a potent antimycotic agent almost equivalent to the original medication, but it is marketed at a much lower price.