How to take Flucostat?

Vera Shiryaeva
Vera Shiryaeva
October 15, 2014
How to take Flucostat?

What is a Flucostat? It is a modern antifungal agent, which, unlike local remedies, most effectively inhibits the growth of Candida fungi, acting on them from within the body.

Today it is the only drug taken inside. He has an alternative foreign counterpart. Many, without knowing it, ask the question - Which is better: “Diflucan” or “Flucostat”. It is difficult to give preference to something alone. In composition, both are almost identical. The only difference is one: “Diflucan” appeared a bit earlier than “Flukostat”, it is a product of American and French origin. Flucostat is also produced in Russia, so the medicine is an order of magnitude cheaper than its foreign counterpart.

It is used actively for the treatment of thrush. In order to remove the pronounced painful symptoms, it is enough to take only a single dose. After a few hours, the drug is almost completely concentrated in the organs of the urogenital system, providing a therapeutic effect over the next few days.But in order to avoid a relapse, it is necessary to strictly follow the treatment regimen proposed by the manufacturers. It is simple, but it is necessary to take note of all those who are faced with the problem of intensive reproduction of fungi of the genus Candida. So how to take "Flucostat" for thrush?

Dosage and administration

  1. If the symptoms of the disease are just beginning to manifest and the disease has not yet entered its active stage, a single dose of 150 mg is needed.
  2. With a pronounced symptomatology and in the absence of relapses, the course of treatment consists of two methods of the indicated dose. The first pill is taken immediately and washed down with plenty of water, the second should be drunk on the fourth day after taking the first one.
  3. If during the year the disease reminds of itself more than 4 times, the treatment is carried out according to the following scheme: on the first, fourth and seventh day of treatment, a dose of 150 mg is taken. Then maintenance therapy is carried out (once a week, one 150 mg tablet is drunk for 6 months).

Note! Both sex partners must take part in the treatment. If a woman suffers from thrush, then her partner should drink a single dose of “Flucostat” (150 mg). Only in this case it will be possible to talk about complete recovery.