Daktarin Oral Gel

Daktarin Oral Gel Dosage/Direction for Use

miconazole

Manufacturer:

Janssen-Cilag

Distributor:

DKSH
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Oropharyngeal Candidiasis: Adults and Children ≥2 years: 2.5 mL (½ measuring spoon) of gel applied 4 times daily.
Infants 6-24 months: 1.25 mL (¼ measuring spoon) of gel, applied 4 times daily. Each dose should be divided into smaller portions and the gel should be applied to the affected area(s).
The treatment should be continued for at least a week after the symptoms have disappeared. For oral candidiasis, dental prostheses should be removed at night and brushed with the gel.
Gastrointestinal Tract Candidiasis: Adults with Difficulty Swallowing Tablets, Children and Infants (≥6 months): 20 mg/kg body weight/day, administered in 4 divided doses. The daily dose should not exceed 250 mg (10 mL oral gel) 4 times daily.
The treatment should be continued for at least a week after the symptoms have disappeared.
Administration: The gel should not be swallowed immediately, but kept in the mouth as long as possible.
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