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Arlington, VA
A 37-year-old female asked:

Was prescribed diflucan (fluconazole) 100mg for external vaginal yeast infection to take for 4 days in a row? i read it's very hard on liver..is this safe?!

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Afsaneh Karimi
41 years experience
It is ok : 100 mg daily for 3 days should be safe, unless you have an underline problem or sensitivity to this medication.
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