Fluconazole is indicated in the treatment of acute or recurrent vaginal    candidiasis, mucosal candidiasis (as oropharyngeal candidiasis,oesophagitis, candiduria), systemic candidiasis and cryptococcal infections (including meningitis).



Since oral absorption is rapid and almost complete, the daily dose of Fluconazole is the same for oral and intravenous administration.

Oropharyngeal Candidiasis: The recommended dosage of Fluconazole for oropharyngeal candidiasis is 200 mg on the first day, followed by 100 mg once daily for 7-14 days.

Esophageal Candidiasis:The recommended dosage of Fluconazole for      esophageal candidiasisis 200 mg on the first day, followed by 100 mg once daily for 2-3 weeks.

Systemic Candidiasis and Cryptococcal Meningitis: 400 mg on the first day followed by 200-400 mg daily; treatment continued according to response (at least 8 weeks for cryptococcal meningitis.

Acute or recurrent vaginal candidiasis: 150 mg taken as a Single dose.

Urinary Tract Infections and Peritonitis: 50 to 200 mg should be taken once daily for at least 4 days.