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Fluconazole (Diflucan)

... What Is Fluconazole? Why Do People With HIV Take It? What About Drug Resistance? How Is It Taken? What Are the Side Effects? How Does It React With Other Drugs? What Is Fluconazole? Fluconazole is an antifungal drug. In the
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Fluconazole dosage for thrush?

Hello, and thanks for the forum. I hope this question is in the right place. My partner was diagnosed two weeks ago with advanced HIV, CD4 of 60 and a "high" viral load (percentage wasn't provided to us). Daily Bactrim double strength and...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...Hello, thanks for your post and questions.1) The fluconazole dose is entirely acceptable. Depending on the patient and circumstances, 100-200 mg once-daily of fluconazole is typically adequate. Read more »

Fluconazole... for what???

Dear Dr. Bob:My HIV-positive partner has recently (within the past few months) developed hypopigmented nummular macules on his trunk, primarily his back and flanks, and a few on his abdomen. His doctor, who is supposed to be one of the leaders in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...rather than me? After all, he's the one who saw the "hypopigmented nummular macules" and prescribed the drug, not me. Right?Fluconazole is an antifungal agent. Yes, it can be used to treat candidal infections as well as other types of fungus,... Read more »

Fluconazol - PT

Tratamiento de la leishmaniasis con fluconazol? gracias.
Pablo Tebas, M.D.

Response from Pablo Tebas, M.D.

Washington University St. Louis, MO - Facultad de Medicina
Nunca he leido nada sobre el uso de fluconazol para el tratamiento de la leismaniasis. Otros antifngicos como la anfotericina B o el itraconazole (este menos claramente) se han usado con xito. La base del tratamiento siguen siendo los antimoniales.... Read more »

Fluconazol

dear Dr.A unique fluconazol dosis :1.- Can Control an oral candidisis?2.- with a isoconazol cream Can control a balanitis ? Thanks and happy new year.
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...A single oral dose of fluconazole may not be sufficient to cure oral candidiasis-- usually it takes at least 3 doses. It is possible to control candida balanitis Read more »
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An Overview of Fluconazole (Diflucan)

...floo-KOE-na-zole Brand Name: Diflucan Other Name(s): Fluconazol, UK-49858 Drug Class: Opportunistic Infection and Other Drugs Fluconazole, also known as Diflucan, belongs to the class of medicines called antifungals. Antifungals kill... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Fluconazole (Diflucan)

... ¿Qué Es Fluconazole? ¿Por Qué Toman Fluconazole las Personas VIH Positivas? ¿Qué Pasa Con la Resistencia a los Medicamentos? ¿Cómo Se Read more »
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Fluconazol

...que usan Fluconazol. Fabricantes Diflucan Pfizer Inc 235 East 42nd Street New York, NY 10017-5755 Phone: 800-438-1985 Fluconazole Pfizer Inc 235 East 42nd Street New York, NY 10017-5755 Phone: 800-438-1985 Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Fluconazole Prevents Yeast Infections in Women with HIV

...multicenter clinical trial sponsored by the National Institute ofAllergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), weekly doses of the drugfluconazole safely prevented certain common yeast infections and was notassociated with adverse events or drug... Read more »
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Itchy skin rash from sun and meds?

Posted by DJones, 4 Replies
...I have been on Fluconazole, Acyclovir and Atripla for about 6 months. I noticed problems with a terrible itchy skin rash when I was in the sun when the Read more »

Skin Rash

Posted by DJones, 8 Replies
...I have been on Atripla since January. I am also on Fluconazole and Acyclovir. In the last month I have developed a skin rash where the sun seems to hit my skin on my back of my neck where Read more »

resistant thrush

Posted by princealbert, 2 Replies
I've had drug resistant esophogeal thrush in the past, been on amphotericin IV, but was OK for years. Recently, I was diagnosed with esophogeal thrush and microsporidiosis. Has anyone out there had success treating thrush with something other than... Read more »

Gonorrea + HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Voy a tratar de ser breve. En una relacin con una chica bastante promiscua tristemente contraje gonorrea. Debido a esto me inquiete por el HIV y me desesper de manera tal que ca un un estado depresivo muy grande. Me he realizado 5 Elisas. Uno al... Read more »