Phlunaze

Zircon Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Phlunaze Products

Phlunaze Products are primarily used for

About Phlunaze Products

Uses of Phlunaze Products

Fluconazole is used in the treatment of fungal infections.

Phlunaze Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Phlunaze are Rash, Headache, Vomiting, Stomach pain, Diarrhea, Liver dysfunction.

How Phlunaze Products work

Fluconazole is an antifungal medication. It kills fungi by destroying the fungal cell membrane. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information for Phlunaze Products

Expert advice for Phlunaze Products

  • Your doctor has prescribed Phlunaze to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.

Patient Concerns about Phlunaze Products

Frequently asked questions about Phlunaze Products

Frequently asked questions about Fluconazole

Q. What is Phlunaze used for?
Phlunaze 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>Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze be taken with oral contraceptives (OCPs) or birth control pills?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze also.
Q. Can Phlunaze be taken with azithromycin?
Yes, Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze cause hair loss?
Hair loss is a rare side effect seen with the use of Phlunaze. Talk to your doctor if you experience hair fall while taking Phlunaze.
Q. Is Phlunaze a steroid?
Phlunaze is not a steroid. Phlunaze belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Q. Is Phlunaze an antibiotic?
Phlunaze is an antibiotic. It is an antifungal and is used to treat infections caused by fungi.
Q. Is Phlunaze safe?
Phlunaze is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Phlunaze fungistatic or fungicidal?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze over the counter (OTC)?
Phlunaze is not an over the counter (OTC) product. It is available only when prescribed by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Phlunaze with ciprofloxacin?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze with metronidazole?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze with probiotics?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze with clarithromycin?
Clarithromycin and Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze with omeprazole?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze with citalopram?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze with cetirizine?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze with erythromycin?
Use of Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze and erythromycin is not recommended at all.
Q. Can I take Phlunaze with nitrofurantoin?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze work?
Phlunaze works if taken for the right indication for a prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Phlunaze treat bacterial vaginosis?
Phlunaze does not treat bacterial vaginosis as it is not active against any bacteria. Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze treat urinary tract infection (UTI)?
Phlunaze 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 Phlunaze make you tired?
Phlunaze can make you feel tired. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking Phlunaze as it could be a sign of underlying liver problem. Phlunaze can affect your liver.
Q. Does Phlunaze contain penicillin?
Phlunaze does not contain penicillin. Phlunaze belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Q. Does Phlunaze have sulfa in it?
Phlunaze does not contain sulfur. Phlunaze belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals.
Q. Does Phlunaze treat chlamydia?
Phlunaze does not treat Chlamydia. Phlunaze is used for the treatment of fungal infections.
Q. Can I take Phlunaze for yeast infection?
Phlunaze 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.

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Phlunaze 150mg Tablet
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