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Thrush And Fluconazole

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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 »

My oral thrush won't go away

hello i am a 29 HIV+ male i've been on meds for 3 years (duovir and effavir) my CD4 levels are 421... Read more »

thrush, thrush!!!!!!!!!

THANK YOU FOR YOUR RESPONSE, IT HELPED ALOT. I HAVE BEEN TAKING ATRIPLA BUT NOW HAVE THRUSH SINCE I... Read more »
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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 Read more »
San Francisco General Hospital

The Problem of Azole-Resistant Thrush

...Fortunately, a doctor can readily diagnose thrush in the mouth, throat, or vagina just by looking at the infected area. "When fluconazole or one of its sister drugs is used to treat an initial episode of candidiasis, the response to... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

...medications used to fight candida are antifungal drugs. Almost all their names end in "-azole." They include clotrimazole, nystatin, fluconazole, and itraconazole. Local treatments include: Creams suppositories to treat vaginitis liquids... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cryptococcal Meningitis

...using a stain. How Is Meningitis Treated? Cryptococcal meningitis is treated with anti-fungal drugs. Some physicians use fluconazole (see Fact Sheet 534 ). It is available in pill form or as an intravenous (IV) drug. Fluconazole is fairly... 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 »

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. 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. Read more »

please help

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I went to the Id doctor he gave me fluconazole for 5 days for thrush on tongue it went away for just a few weeks now it is back and making my mouth more dry and more enlarged Read more »