Fluconazole.rtf - Valencia College Generic Name fluconazole Nursing Program Trade Names Canesoral Diflucan Routes Doses Frequency\/Times Action\/Purpose

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Valencia College Nursing Program Medication Portfolio Generic Name: fluconazole Trade Names: Canesoral, Diflucan, Pharmacologic Classification: N/A Therapeutic Classification: antifungals Routes Doses Frequency/Times Action/Purpose Major Side Effects Nursing Interventions Labs PO IV 200 mg initially, then 100 mg daily for at least 2 wk. Once Daily Action : Inhibits synthesis of fungal sterols, a necessary component of the cell membrane Purpose : Fungistatic action against susceptible organisms. May be fungicidal in higher concentrations headache, dizziness, seizures. HEPATOTOXICITY, abdominal discomfort, diarrhea. hypokalemia, hypertriglyceridemia. Pre-Med Administration : Assess infected area and
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  • Fall '19
  • Antifungal drug, Fluconazole, Valencia college, Major Side Effects

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