Were you looking for information about Diflucan? Difulcan is a common misspelling of Diflucan.
Diflucan® (fluconazole) is a medication commonly prescribed for treating fungal infections, such as thrush or vaginal yeast infections. People undergoing bone marrow transplantation can also take it to help prevent fungal infections. Diflucan works to reduce fungal growth by inhibiting an enzyme that is used by fungal cells to make ergosterol (an important component of the fungal cell membrane). This antifungal drug comes in the form of oral tablets, oral suspension, and an injection.
(To learn more about this drug, click Diflucan. This article covers topics such as dosing information, warnings and precautions, and potential side effects. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
Last reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD
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