Fluconazoleæis used to prevent and treat a variety of fungal andæyeast infections. It belongs to a class of drugs called azole antifungals. It works by stopping the growth of certain types ofæfungus.
Nausea,ævomiting,ædiarrhea,æstomachæupset/pain,æheadache,ædizziness, oræhair lossæmay occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor oræpharmacistæpromptly.
Remember that your doctor has prescribed thisæmedicationæbecause he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.
Get medical help right away if any of these rare but seriousfast/irregular heartbeat, severe dizziness,æfainting.
This drug may rarely cause seriousæliverædisease. Get medical help right away if you develop any signs ofæliverædisease, including: severeæstomach/abdominal pain, persistentænausea/vomiting, yellowingæeyes/skin, dark urine, unusual tiredness.
A very seriousæallergic reactionæto this drug is rare. However, get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a seriousæallergic reaction, including:ærash,æitching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness,ætrouble breathing.
This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.