Zemyc

Zemyc

fluconazole

Manufacturer:

Pharos
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fluconazole
Indications/Uses
Oropharyngeal, oesophageal or vulvovaginal candidiasis & serious systemic candidal infection. Meningitis caused by Cryptococcus neoformans.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Oropharyngeal candidiasis Adult 50 mg once daily for 1-2 wk. Oesophageal candidiasis 50 mg once daily for 14-30 days. Vulvovag candidiasis Adult 150 mg as a single dose. Systemic candidiasis Adult 1st day: 400 mg as single dose then 200 mg once daily for 4 wk & 2 wk following resolution of symptom. Cryptococcal meningitis Adult 1st day: 400 mg as a single dose then 200-400 mg once daily for 10-12 wk after CSF is sterile. Suppression of relapse in patients w/ AIDS Maintenance: 200 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Discontinue therapy if liver disease develop. Alternative antifungal therapy may be required in patients w/ overgrowth of nonsusceptible strains of candida. Pregnancy. Childn <16 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhoea & skin rash.
Drug Interactions
Astemizole, terfenadine; coumarin anticoagulants, sulfonylurea; phenytoin; OC; rifampicin.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J02AC01 - fluconazole ; Belongs to the class of triazole derivatives. Used in the systemic treatment of mycotic infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Zemyc infusion 200 mg/100 mL
Packing/Price
1's
Form
Zemyc cap 150 mg
Packing/Price
3's (Rp171,600/pak)
Form
Zemyc cap 50 mg
Packing/Price
10's (Rp183,150/pak)
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