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Diflucan

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Diflucan if you have:
  • Liver disease, such as liver failure, hepatitis, or cirrhosis
  • Heart disease
  • An irregular heart rhythm
  • Long QT syndrome
  • An electrolyte imbalance
  • Any other allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Diflucan Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)

Overdose Information

People who take too much of this drug may experience effects such as (but not limited to):
  • Hallucinations
  • Paranoid behavior.
If you happen to overdose on Diflucan, seek immediate medical attention.
(Click Diflucan Overdose for more information.)

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Diflucan?

Usually, this is not an issue, since Diflucan is most often taken as a single dose. However, the medication is sometimes taken for several doses. If you forget to take your dose, take the missed one as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, simply skip the one you missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Never take a double dose.
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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