Flucotage Capsule

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Primary uses of Flucotage Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Flucotage Capsule

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Uses of Flucotage Capsule

Flucotage Capsule is used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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Flucotage Capsule side effects

Common

Nausea, Abdominal pain, Skin rash, Increased liver enzymes.

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How to use Flucotage Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Flucotage Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Flucotage Capsule works

Flucotage Capsule is an antifungal medication. It stops the growth of fungus by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human.

In Depth Information on Flucotage Capsule

Expert advice for Flucotage Capsule

  • Your doctor has prescribed Flucotage to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
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Flucotage Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Flucotage Capsule
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Flucotage Capsule.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Flucotage Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Flucotage Capsule is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Flucotage Capsule may cause dizziness or seizures. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
Flucotage Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

What if you miss a dose of Flucotage Capsule?uses

If you miss a dose of Flucotage Capsule, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Flucotage Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Fluconazole

Flucotage is an antifungal drug, used for the treatment of many fungal infections like Cryptococcal meningitis (fungal infection in the brain), Coccidioidomycosis (a disease of the lungs), infections caused by Candida, found in the blood stream, body organs (e.g. heart, lungs) or urinary tract, mucosal thrush (infection affecting the lining of the mouth, throat and denture sore mouth), genital thrush – infection of the vagina or penis, skin infections like athlete's foot, ringworm, jock itch, nail infection.<br>Flucotage capsules can also be used to stop cryptococcal meningitis, mucosal thrush, vaginal thrush from coming back and to stop you from getting an infection caused by Candida (if your immune system is weak and not working properly).
Q. Can Flucotage be taken with oral contraceptives (OCPs) or birth control pills?
Flucotage has been reported to have a minor interaction when taken with estradiol (a component of OCPs), it can increase the level or effect of estradiol when given along with it. Talk to your doctor if you are taking birth control pills and you have been asked to take Flucotage also.
Q. Can Flucotage be taken with azithromycin?
Yes, Flucotage can be safely taken with azithromycin. A combination kit with agents of the similar class is available for vaginal infections. Talk to your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your conditions.
Hair loss is a rare side effect seen with the use of Flucotage. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair fall while taking Flucotage.
Flucotage is not a steroid. Flucotage belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Flucotage is an antibiotic. It is an antifungal and is used to treat infections caused by fungi.
Flucotage is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Flucotage is primarily fungistatic (inhibits the growth of fungus), however it may be fungicidal (kills fungus) against certain organisms in a dose-dependent manner, specifically Cryptococcus.
Flucotage is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is available only when prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with ciprofloxacin?
Flucotage can be taken with ciprofloxacin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with metronidazole?
Flucotage can be taken with metronidazole. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with probiotics?
Flucotage can be taken with probiotics. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with clarithromycin?
Clarithromycin and Flucotage both increase QT interval (abnormal heart rate). It can increase the level of clarithromycin by decreasing its breakdown, further increasing the chances of an abnormal heart rhythm. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with omeprazole?
Flucotage can increase the level or effect of omeprazole by decreasing its breakdown (metabolism). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with citalopram?
Flucotage can increase the level or effect of citalopram by decreasing its breakdown (metabolism). Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with cetirizine?
Flucotage can be taken with cetirizine. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with erythromycin?
Use of Flucotage and erythromycin at the same time has the potential to increase the risk of cardiotoxicity (harmful to heart) and consequently sudden heart death. Co-administration of Flucotage and erythromycin is not recommended at all.
Q. Can I take Flucotage with nitrofurantoin?
Flucotage can be taken with nitrofurantoin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Flucotage works if taken for the right indication for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Flucotage treat bacterial vaginosis?
Flucotage does not treat bacterial vaginosis as it is not active against any bacteria. Flucotage is used to treat infection of the vagina caused by Candida (a fungal infection). If you think you are suffering from bacterial vaginosis, please consult your doctor as treatment should be started after the diagnosis of your infection (whether it is fungal or bacterial).
Q. Does Flucotage treat urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Flucotage is used to treat urinary tract infection (UTI) caused by Candida. UTI can be caused by bacteria also. If you are suffering from UTI, please consult your doctor as the cause of infection (fungal or bacterial or other) needs to be identified before the start of any treatment.
Flucotage can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Flucotage as it could be a sign of underlying liver problem. Flucotage can affect your liver.
Flucotage does not contain penicillin. Flucotage belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Flucotage does not contain sulfur. Flucotage belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Flucotage does not treat Chlamydia. Flucotage is used for the treatment of fungal infections.
Flucotage is used to treat infections caused by fungi and can be used to help you from getting a candidal (yeast) infection. If you think you are suffering from a yeast infection, please consult your doctor as it requires a proper diagnosis before the start of any therapy.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Flucotage with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Flucotage with Quetiapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Flucotage with Lercanidipine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc
Flucotage with Flupenthixol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Fluanxol, Spenzo, Anxiset
Flucotage with Zotepine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
Flucotage with Haloperidol
LIFE-THREATENING
Flucotage with Alfuzosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo
Flucotage with Bosentan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan, Bosentas
Flucotage with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin
Flucotage with Tamsulosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Flucotage with Blonanserin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Flucotage with Silodosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Silodosin: Silotime, Silodal, Flospurt, Geripod, Rapilif, Sildoo, Silocap, Urief
Flucotage with Eplerenone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus
Flucotage with Aripiprazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Aripiprazole: Arifril, Arpizol, Aripicad, Aridus, Asprito MT, Aria, Apz, Aripiren, Arzu, Arpit, Aripra
Flucotage with Levosulpiride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Levosulpiride: Nexipride, Edride, Ulpride, Prolevo, Micropride, Levazeo, Levogastrol, Tilpride, Levogut
Flucotage with Paliperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD
Flucotage with Thioridazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent
Flucotage with Pimozide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid
Flucotage with Ebastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Best, Ebahist
Flucotage with Clozapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Flucotage with Loxapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxacon, Loxapax, Loxpin, Loxacalm C
Flucotage with Cilostazol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud, Pletoz
Flucotage with Tolterodine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tolterodine: Tolcontin, Detrusitol, Terol, Tolu, Urotel, Terol LA, Uridin, Flochek
Flucotage with Nicergoline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion
Flucotage with Penfluridol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Flucotage with Sulpiride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Flucotage with Prazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Biozocin, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend
Flucotage with Terazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress
Flucotage with Amisulpride
LIFE-THREATENING
Flucotage with Chlorpromazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Chlorpromazine: Relitil, Chlopro, Prazin, Salichlor, Chlorotame, Zinetil, CPZ
Flucotage with Risperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Flucotage with Doxazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard
Flucotage with Iloperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure
Flucotage with Naftopidil
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil
Flucotage with Trifluoperazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Espazine, Siquil
Flucotage with Phenoxybenzamine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben
Flucotage with Fluphenazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Monazine, Prolinate
Flucotage with Azithromycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Azithromycin: Azitag, Maxithral, Azinova, Zithrocin, Zyloc, Nthrosin, Azilear, Rezim, Azrade, Bactiazi, Elderaze, Azilup, Laz, Aziwis, Unizith, Rti, Azimore, Azee, Azivista, Azlo, Azivent, Azibest, Morzit, Zady, Aziklin, Azinol, Azitru, Remycine, Azileb, Azita, Aznee, Nazi, Azinix, Bio AZ, Azidep, Azirite, Zicin, Azibact, Zikem, Aziagio, Azad, Azithea, Threeomycin, A24, Azimacro, Aro, Aziclass, Uzazy, Azikaa, Azid, Zofacin, Trulimax, Azlupin, Uthral, Azigreat, Aziter, Azi Faith, Azigold, Rizax, Ecothral, Cazithro, Azitex, Azitus XL, Azinkya, Izamed, Azicom, Azimed, Macrozin, Azipos, Azipeg, Aziforce, Azoo, Azipar, Azito, Azitab, Azicure, Rowezy, Azilac, Azax, Zithrokem, Azitrac, Azam, Azimount, Direkt, Servazith, Azimint, Azure, Azilin, Azest, Azinew, Azinext, Miomycin, Aziten, Aziway, Azitech, Azicox, Azindica, Aziber, Yash ZI, Zithro, Azisef, Azitin, Zarocin, Maazi, Zomycin, Azopil, Azipar O, Azithree, Azilide, Azigo, Karizma, Aziday, Zithrox, Azenas, Retramycin, Azcre, Pratham, Azoxyn, Vicon, Elzee, Azu OD, Zithcure, Xith, Azitop, Azibig, Azyric, Azifem, Azibiotic, Azifine, Aziline, Azilet, Azotis, Nanogram, Zitro, Zithium, Aziford, Azicid, Ertycin, Azeloc, Azimax, Myaz, Azirav, Zithree, Azycin, Azicrat, Ezecure, Azisoft, Qazi, Activa, Azisuper, Izabof, Zenmac, Aziwar, Azimon, Zohri, Azi Q, Azysafe, Azsuch, Azitras, Azirom, Azikem, Nuazy, Myazi, Zitromycin, Deftolide, Ronin, Nazith, Prazith, Azitsa, Azitas, Azumin, Azforin, Litazith, Flaag, Azmox, Zithromax, 3A, Azitive, Stfaz, Azilife, Azizen, Aziyug, Ortiza, AZ3, Zitis, Wiazi, Azomarc, Azimech, Azimist, Aziral, Aziset, Azro, Onazit, Gemycine, Stumz, Systhral, AN 500, Azauk, Zylid, Aziruth, Azinix Sdp, Azimark, Azire, Azith, Azovid, Maczed, Azitec, Zizom, Avitla, Azikam, Azisara, Azispan, Azistar, Azyxin, Macroazi, Nodycin, Azidew, Verzit, Zybact, Actiz, Azm, Jocin, Zeethrom, Rithral, Agthro, Suprozith, Ventrox DS, Zithromycin, Azibac, Azicron, Lazithro, Dizithro, Aziwell
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Substitutes for Flucotage

No substitutes found for this medicine
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