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LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s

Fluconazole:150mg | Antifungal drugs

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Manufactured / Marketed By : Zephyr Product Form : CapsulePack Size : 1sIngredients : Fluconazole:150mgGeneric Category : Antifungal drugs

How it works

LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s acts by stopping the production of a certain vital component for the fungi. This results in disruption of cell membrane formation process and growth of the organism are stunted.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s

  • Headache severe
  • Nausea and Vomiting severe
  • Abdominal pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin rash
  • QT Prolongation severe
  • Alopecia
  • Seizures severe
  • Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet

Uses of LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Oropharyngeal Candidiasis

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used to treat fungal infection in the mouth.

  • Esophageal Candidiasis

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used to treat the fungal infection of the oesophagus or the "food pipe" causing odynophagia or painful swallowing.

  • Cryptococcal Meningitis

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used to treat meningitis, a rare infection that affects the delicate membranes called meninges that covers the brain and spinal cord, caused by a group of fungi of Cryptococcus strain.

  • Vaginal Candidiasis

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used to treat yeast infection in the female genital organ causing pain, itching and burning sensation with unusual discharge.

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used to treat fungal infections of the urinary tract.

  • Peritonitis

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used to treat the fungal infection that causes inflammation of the peritoneum, a thin layer of tissue that covers the inside of the abdomen and most of the organs present within the abdomen.

  • Candidemia

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used to treat Candidemia, a condition in which the fungus Candida enters the bloodstream and from the blood to eyes, kidneys, liver and brain causing Invasive candidemia.

  • Prophylaxis of Infections in Special Population

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is used for preventing possible fungal infections in people who are undergoing chemotherapy or have AIDS.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1-2 hours of oral administration.

  • Duration of Effect

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average of 30 hours. It may increase to 45 hours in elderly people.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before using this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. If you use the medicine, you are advised to monitor the baby closely for any adverse effects.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is not recommended for use if you have a known allergy to this medicine.

  • QT Interval prolonging drugs

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is not recommended for co-administration with drugs that are known to cause specific changes in heart rhythm.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before using this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. If you use the medicine, you are advised to monitor the baby closely for any adverse effects.

General Warnings
  • Liver Injury

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s can cause moderate to severe side effects on liver and may result in liver failure in rare cases. Any known incidence of liver disease should be reported to the doctor. Dosage adjustments and safety monitoring might be required in such cases.

  • Allergy

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s and other medicines of the same group i.e Azoles could cause allergy in some patients. Any such known instance of allergy should be reported to the doctor.

  • Skin disorders

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s may cause a condition where the skin starts to peel off in some patients. If you have had fungal infections in the past, then symptoms of infections should be monitored closely.

  • Heart condition

    Caution is advised while using this medicine in patients with a history of cardiovascular disorder. Suitable dose adjustment and safety monitoring might be required in such cases.

  • Kidney disease

    It is recommended to report any history of or active renal disorders to the doctor prior to the start of therapy with this medicine as necessary dosage adjustments may be made by the doctor for the safe use of this medicine.

  • Dizziness and seizures

    This medicine may cause dizziness or even seizures in few patients. Hence caution is adviced while driving and operating heavy machinery after taking this medicine.

  • Other drugs and supplements

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s is known to interact with a large number of other medicines and hence it becomes mandatory for you to report the use of all of them to the doctor.

  • Birth control

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s may interact with the birth control pill you might be consuming and hence contraception might be ineffective. Alternate means of birth control are to be adopted while you are taking this medicine.

  • Geriatric use

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s must be used with caution in elderly since the effects are more severe, warranting an adjustment in dosage.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    Oral and topical forms: The missed dose of LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s should be taken/used as soon as possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it is already the time for your next scheduled dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one. Since LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s injection is mostly administered by a healthcare professional in a clinical setting, the likelihood of missing a dose is very low.

  • Overdose

    Oral and Topical forms: Seek emergency medical attention or contact your doctor in case of an overdose with LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s . Injection: Since this medicine is administered in the hospital setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of an overdose is very low. However, emergency medical treatment will be initiated by the doctor if an overdose is suspected.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Alprazolam severe
  • Atorvastatin severe
  • Cisapride severe
  • Clopidogrel severe
  • Erythromycin severe
  • Warfarin moderate
  • Tretinoin moderate
Disease interactions
  • severe

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s should be carefully administered in patients with impaired hepatic function. Suitable dosage adjustments and safety monitoring are necessary in such cases.

  • moderate

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s should be very carefully administered in patients with pre-existing heart conditions. Suitable dosage adjustments and safety monitoring are recommended in such cases.

  • moderate

    LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s should be carefully administered in patients with impaired kidney function. Suitable dosage adjustments and safety monitoring are necessary in such cases.

General Instructions

LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s should be taken following all the instructions that are given by your doctor. To ensure complete recovery and no relapse, the full course of treatment should be followed. It is more effective if taken at the same time on all days. Any instance of side effect should be reported to the doctor immediately.

Other details

  • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • May cause sleepiness

References

Additional Information:

One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver LARGON 150mg Capsule 1s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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