Diflucan Powder For Oral Suspension 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Diflucan: Powder for oral suspension (10mg)

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What is this Medicine?

FLUCONAZOLE (floo KON na zole) is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of fungal or yeast infections.

In-Depth Information

Diflucan 10mg/ml Powder for Suspension

NDC: 000493440
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Peritonitis, Pneumonia, Meningitis, Intraabdominal Infections, Cystitis, Candidiasis, Mucocutaneous Candidiasis, Candidemia, Cryptococcosis, Candidiasis Prophylaxis, Candiduria, Esophageal Candidiasis, Pyelonephritis, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Oropharyngeal Candidiasis (thrush), Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Blastomycosis, Pericarditis, Myocarditis, Endocarditis, Infectious Arthritis, Osteomyelitis, Penicilliosis Prophylaxis, Endophthalmitis, Histoplasmosis, Vulvovaginal Candidiasis Prophylaxis, Coccidioidomycosis, Histoplasmosis Prophylaxis, Bacterial Vaginosis, Coccidioidomycosis Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Store unreconstituted product below 86 degrees F
Discard any unused reconstituted product after 14 days
Store reconstituted product between 41 to 86 degrees F
Protect from freezing
Diflucan 10mg/ml Powder for Suspension

Reported Side Effects for Diflucan 10mg/ml Powder for Suspension

Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Metallic Taste Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.5-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.7-5.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.7-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
1.9-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.3-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Diflucan 10mg/ml Powder for Suspension

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Diflucan 10mg/ml Powder for Suspension(Fluconazole)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Fluconazole(Fluconazole)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs are often used together. Side effects from Caffeine may get worse if you take Fluconazole. Too much Caffeine can cause effects like nausea, nervousness, or sleeplessness. You may need to limit your Caffeine intake. Common foods and beverages containing caffeine include coffee, teas, colas and chocolate. Many non-prescription drugs and diet aids may also contain caffeine.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Diflucan 10mg/ml Powder for Suspension(Fluconazole)
Marijuana and Fluconazole(Fluconazole)
Fluconazole can theoretically decrease the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. Side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Fluconazole. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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