Fluka 150 MG Tablet
Belonging to the drug group known as triazole antifungals, this medication is used for treating various fungal infections. It includes yeast infections of the mouth, throat, food pipe, lungs, vagina as well as other organs. The medication is also beneficial for the treatment of meningitis, the infection of the membranes that cover the brain and the spine.Some serious side effects that may occur and need immediate medical attention are:
- Yellowing of the skin, dark urine, light-coloured stool and itchiness of the skin, indicating liver damage
- Severe rash or peeling of the skin in patients suffering from cancer or AIDS
- Irregular or fast heart rate, palpitations, seizures or fainting, indicating Torsades de Pointes (a condition of abnormal rhythm of the heart which may cause a sudden cardiac arrest)
QT Interval prolonging drugs
How long is the duration of effect?The effect of this medication lasts for an average of 30 hours.
What is the onset of action?The effect of this medication can be observed within 1-2 hours of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult doctor before consuming this medication.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women should consult doctor before using this medication.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Fluka 150 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember.
Are there any overdose instructions?Inform your doctor immediately if you are experiencing symptoms of overdose.
This medication decreases ergosterol production by disrupting the activity of cytochrome P450, inhibiting the formation of the cell membrane of susceptible fungi like Candida and Microsporum.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
DiseasePatients suffering from liver/kidney disease and QT prolongation should exercise caution.
Interaction with Alcohol
AlcoholInteraction with alcohol is unknown.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThe medication interacts with alprazolam, atorvastatin, cisapride, clopidogrel, erythromycin, warfarin and tretinoin.
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