Diflucan 200mg is used for treating Vaginal candidiasis (vaginal yeast infections due to Candida), Oropharyngeal and esophageal candidiasis, Cryptococcal meningitis.Diflucan is also used to lower the incidence of candidiasis in patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation who receive cytotoxic chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy.
Diflucan comes as a capsule and liquid to take in orally. Usually Diflucan is taken once a day. The liquid should be shaken well before each use to mix the medication evenly. Continue to take Diflucan even if you feel well. Do not stop taking Diflucan without talking to your doctor. Follow your doctor`s prescriptions carefully. Do not take more of this medication or take it for a longer period of time than prescribed. Ask you doctor or pharmacist for more detailed information if needed.
If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time for the next dose, skip the Missed Dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.