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FZ 150 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of FZ 150 mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of FZ Tablet

Uses of FZ Tablet

FZ 150 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

FZ Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of FZ are Headache, Rash, Vomiting, Liver dysfunction, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use FZ Tablet

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. FZ 150 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How FZ Tablet works

FZ 150 mg Tablet is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on FZ Tablet

Expert advice for FZ Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed FZ 150 mg Tablet 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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FZ Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for FZ Tablet
Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with FZ 150 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
FZ 150 mg Tablet 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
FZ 150 mg Tablet 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.
FZ 150 mg Tablet may cause dizziness or seizures. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
UNSAFE
FZ 150 mg Tablet 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 FZ Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of FZ 150 mg Tablet, 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.

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Frequently asked questions about FZ Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Fluconazole

Q. What is Fz used for?
Fz 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>Fz 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 Fz be taken with oral contraceptives (OCPs) or birth control pills?
Fz 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 Fz also.
Q. Can Fz be taken with azithromycin?
Yes, Fz 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.
Q. Can Fz cause hair loss?
Hair loss is a rare side effect seen with the use of Fz. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair fall while taking Fz.
Q. Is Fz a steroid?
Fz is not a steroid. Fz belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Q. Is Fz an antibiotic?
Fz is an antibiotic. It is an antifungal and is used to treat infections caused by fungi.
Q. Is Fz safe?
Fz is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Fz fungistatic or fungicidal?
Fz 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.
Q. Is Fz over the counter (OTC)?
Fz is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is available only when prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Fz with ciprofloxacin?
Fz 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 Fz with metronidazole?
Fz 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 Fz with probiotics?
Fz 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 Fz with clarithromycin?
Clarithromycin and Fz 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 Fz with omeprazole?
Fz 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 Fz with citalopram?
Fz 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 Fz with cetirizine?
Fz 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 Fz with erythromycin?
Use of Fz 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 Fz and erythromycin is not recommended at all.
Q. Can I take Fz with nitrofurantoin?
Fz 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.
Q. Does Fz work?
Fz works if taken for the right indication for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Fz treat bacterial vaginosis?
Fz does not treat bacterial vaginosis as it is not active against any bacteria. Fz 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 Fz treat urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Fz 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.
Q. Does Fz make you tired?
Fz can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Fz as it could be a sign of underlying liver problem. Fz can affect your liver.
Q. Does Fz contain penicillin?
Fz does not contain penicillin. Fz belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Q. Does Fz have sulfa in it?
Fz does not contain sulfur. Fz belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Q. Does Fz treat chlamydia?
Fz does not treat Chlamydia. Fz is used for the treatment of fungal infections.
Q. Can I take Fz for yeast infection?
Fz 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 FZ with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
FZ with Flupenthixol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Flupenthixol: Pnxol, Anxiset, Nupex
FZ with Tiapride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
FZ with Penfluridol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
FZ with Alfuzosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Alfuzosin: Efzu, Alfutrol, Zyalfa, Alfusin, Alfoo, Xelflo, Velfu, Flotral
FZ with Nicergoline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Nicergoline: Cholergol, Sermion, Nicerbium
FZ with Cilostazol
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Cilostazol: Pencil, Zilast, Stozic, Preclaud, Pletoz, Cilotab
FZ with Naftopidil
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Naftopidil: Nafodil, Naftomax
FZ with Disopyramide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Disopyramide: Norpace
FZ with Blonanserin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
FZ with Silodosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Silodosin: Silodonol, Sildosol, Silotime, Silorun, Silodal, Flospurt, Geripod, Rapilif, Sildoo, Silocap, Urief, Silofast
FZ with Eplerenone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Eplerenone: Planep, Eptus, Epleran, Exinia, Eplinice
FZ with Iloperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
FZ with Sulpiride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
LIFE-THREATENING
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
FZ with Paliperidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
FZ with Ergotamine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ergotamine: Ergacap, Ergotab
FZ with Asenapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
FZ with Pimozide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap
FZ with Ziprasidone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ziprasidone: Zipris
FZ with Doxazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Doxazosin: Duracard, Doxacard
FZ with Bosentan
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Bosentan: Lupibose, Bozetan, Bosentas, Pulvance
FZ with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Phenoxybenzamine: Zaxyben
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Trifluoperazine: Selocalm, Shicalm, Trazine, Relicalm, Trikozin, Schizonil, Trazine LS
FZ with Loxapine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Loxapine: Loxaris, Loxacon, Loxapax, Enipaxol, Loxpin, Loxacalm C, Loxapac, Loxapac C, Loxacalm, Loxep C
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc, Lerez
FZ with Fluphenazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fluphenazine: Medipax, Monazine, Prolinate, Flupez, F Tensil
FZ with Ebastine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Ebastine: Albast, Ebast, Ebay, Ebanorm, Ebaset, Ebahist
FZ with Zotepine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Zotepine: Sirilept
FZ with Terazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terazosin: Terapress, Vicard T, Hytrin, Teradip
FZ with Thioridazine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Thioridazine: R Zin, T Zine, Thioril, Tridaz, Multizine, Ridazin, Delnil, Thiolent, Zeneril, Sychozine, Psyril, Melleril, Tensaril, Repoise
FZ with Tolterodine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tolterodine: Tolcontin, Detrusitol, Terol, Tolu, Urotel, Uridin, Flochek, Torq, Concyst, Urodine, Tolgress, Tolstat
FZ with Prazosin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Prazosin: Prazovin, Biozocin, Prazonol, Renopress, Minipress, Prazopill, Pracept, Resplend, Prazolin
FZ with Zopiclone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zopiclone: Zopicon, Zeclone, Zonap
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Beclometasone: Beclate

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