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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... US, its brand name is Diflucan®. It is sold under many different names in other parts of the world. Antifungals fight infections caused by different kinds of fungus. Fluconazole fights...
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Fluconazole dosage for thrush?

...thrush, a condition which he's not had a problem with up until now. We called the ID doc, who called in a prescription for Fluconazole, 200mg. We recieved 6 pills, with instructions to take 2 pills once a day for two days (a total of 800mg, by...
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 »

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 »

effect of Fluconazole 50 mg-plzzz answer

...Hi Doctor,i tested negative in week 12,13,14. and I want to test in week 16. I am taking Fluconazole because I have white things on my tongue. Does this medicine effects the result of HIV test?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...There is no evidence that fluconazole affects the results of the HIV antibody test. 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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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... Toma? ¿Cuáles Son los Efectos Secundarios? ¿Cómo Interactúa Con Otros Medicamentos?... Read more »
AIDSinfo

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 »
infoSIDA

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 »

Sobre Farmacos

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Si uno tiene un tratamiento con los siguientes farmacos, fluconazol, doxiclina, cotrimazol, y si se realiza un test de elisa, estos farmacos pueden alterar el resultado. Aclaren mi duda. Read more »

THRUSH QUESTION...

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
When Oral Thrush is present in true ARS form, does it go away after a few days/weeks? Or is it 100% necessary to get antibiotics to rid of it. Just wondering because of my extremely and unusually white tongue that has been present for some time now.... Read more »

CONFIABILIDAD DEL METODO X INMUNOCROMATOGRAFIA

Posted by CRI, 1 Reply
EL PRIMER TEST QUE ME REALIZARON FUE DE LA MARCA CHEMBIO Y ERA POR EL METODO DE INMUNOCROMATOGRAFIA ESTE A LOS 17 MESES DE LA SITUACION DE RIESGO EN ESTE PERIODO TOMABA ELEQUINE, FLUCONAZOL, ARCOXIA Y NO ESTABA EN AYUNAS ( SERA CONFIABLE EL... Read more »