Fluconazole is an antifungal medication that is used to treat candidiasis, otherwise known as thrush which can affect both men and women. Fluconazole belongs to a group of medicines called antifungals. The active substance is fluconazole. Fluconazole tablets are used to treat infections caused by fungi and may also be used to stop you from getting a candidal infection. The most common cause of fungal infection is a yeast called Candida.
Fluconazole is also known by its brand name Diflucan.
Fluconazole comes in a tablet that you swallow with a drink of water. You must take the medication until you have completed the course of treatment. It is best to take your capsules at the same time each day. When you buy Fluconazole tablets online always take them as your doctor or prescriber has suggested.
If you are unsure how to take this medication contact your doctor or pharmacist and they will be able to advise you.
Thrush is a common yeast infection that affects men and women. It’s usually harmless but it can be uncomfortable and keep coming back. It is not classed as a sexually transmitted infection (STI).
If you think you might have an STI please get tested at your local sexual health clinic.
You’ll usually need antifungal medicine to get rid of thrush. This can be a tablet you take, a tablet you insert into your vagina (pessary), or a cream to relieve the irritation.
Thrush symptoms in women include:
Thrush Symptoms in men include:
Thrush can affect other areas of skin, such as the armpits, groin, and between the fingers. This usually causes a red, itchy, or painful rash that scales over with a white or yellow discharge. The rash may not be so obvious on darker skin. Sometimes thrush causes no symptoms at all.
You can read more about thrush causes, symptoms and treatments on our Health Hub blog.
There are a few ways you can avoid thrush from developing, such as:
As with any form of medication, when you buy Fluconazole tablets they can have side effects. For a full list of side effects, please read the Patient Information Leaflet of Fluconazole before you buy Fluconazole tablets online.
Below are a few of the common side effects of taking Fluconazole tablets:
Alcohol is best avoided when on the treatment. This is because it can exacerbate headaches and stomach upset.
Grapefruit products should also be avoided as it could cause Fluconazole levels in the blood to rise dangerously high.
You may have to avoid taking Fluconazole tablets if you are on any of the follows medications:
Contact your doctor or pharmacist for more advice on this.
Do not take Fluconazole tablets if:
When you buy Fluconazole tablets online, or at your local pharmacy, they can effectively treat thrush which can affect both men and women. Thrush can be uncomfortable so it is best to get it treated to avoid discomfort.
If you are embarrassed to contact your GP or local pharmacist regarding thrush, e-Surgery is a fantastic discreet alternative!
Yes, you can buy Fluconazole tablets online from registered prescribers such as e-Surgery.
When you buy Fluconazole tablets online or any other medication, always look for the green GPhC logo on the bottom of each page you visit.
You can use the GPhC website to check if a pharmacy is registered, this will ensure that when you buy Fluconazole tablets online that they are genuine.
If you choose to buy Fluconazole tablets online from e-Surgery prices start at 5.00.
We will require for you to fill out a quick 2 minute health questionnaire to ensure you are receiving the right medication.
Store in a cool, dry place and dispose of properly as per instruction of the Patient Information Leaflet of Fluconazole.
Do not use Fluconazole tablets after the expiration date on the packaging. Whenever you buy Fluconazole tablets online or any other medication be sure to check the expiry date when it arrives in the post!
e-Surgery uses Royal Mail delivery with choices starting from Royal mail 48 tracked delivery, Royal Mail tracked 24 and Royal Mail 1 pm special delivery (discover more about e-Surgery delivery). Whenever you buy Fluconazole tablets online they will arrive in discreet, recyclable packaging at a delivery address of your choice.
If you buy Fluconazole tablets online they will come in blister packs that are not currently recyclable, so once they have been used can be disposed of in a general waste bin. If the Fluconazole tablets are unfinished dispose of the medication safely and drop them off at a local pharmacy. Cardboard packaging and paper patient information leaflets are recyclable. For any more information on the disposal of Fluconazole tablets, you can use our free Ask-A-Pharmacist service.
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