- Ketoconazole–Zinc Pyrithione
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Dizole* used for?
Generic for Dizole* (Fluconazole) is an antifungal antibiotic used to treat fungal infections, including those occurring in bladder, genital area, lungs, mouth, esophagus, and throat. It is also used in the treatment of peritonitis, pneumonia, and meningitis. Besides, Generic for Dizole* is used in the prevention of Candida infections in patients receiving bone marrow transplants. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Dizole* ?
The dosage of Generic for Dizole* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician?s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Dizole*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Dizole* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Dizole*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Dizole*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Dizole* ?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Dizole*
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Dizole*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Dizole* can interact with antidiabetic drugs and blood-thinning drugs.
Also, tell your prescriber or health care professional if you are a frequent user of drinks containing caffeine or alcohol, if you smoke, or if you use illegal drugs. These may affect the way your medicine works. Check with your health care professional before stopping or starting any of your medicines.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Dizole* ?
Like other medicines, Generic for Dizole* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Dizole* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Dizole* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Dizole* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Dizole* can cause side effects such as mild nausea, vomiting, headache, diarrhea, dizziness, and unpleasant taste in your mouth. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Dizole*
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Dizole* ?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Dizole* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Dizole*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Dizole*?
How will Generic for Dizole* work in my body?
How should Generic for Dizole* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Dizole* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Dizole* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this,or any other, drug.