Diflucan A Prescription Medication For Fungal Infections
Diflucan, the brandname form of fluconazole,is a prescription medication used to treat fungal infections. It is also used to preventfungal infections in people with a weak immune system. Diflucan belongs to a group of drugscalled azole antifungals, which work by inhibiting a fungal enzyme needed for the fungus to grow.This medication comes in tablet and oral suspension forms. The oral form is usually taken oncea day by mouth, with or without food. Some of the common side effects of Diflucan includeheadache, diarrhea, nausea, and dizziness. Do not drive or operate machinery until youknow how Diflucan will affect you. This medication is only to be used if prescribed by your healthcareprovider. For RxWiki, I'm Bethany Muhlstein.