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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Oral Itraconazole (Overview)

Oral itraconazole is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind of antibiotic and antimicrobial.


Dr. Heidi Fowler
3 doctors shared insights

Oral Itraconazole (Overview)

Oral itraconazole is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind of antibiotic and antimicrobial.


Dr. Peter Karsant Dr. Karsant
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Improving Oral Health (Checklist)

Keep sugars and sticky starches to a minimum
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Treating Oral Thrush (Checklist)

Dab Nystatin liquid onto the oral thrush, if approved by the doctor
4x day
Sterilize bottles, nipples, and pacifiers in boiling water
2x week
Look for thrush on the baby's inner cheeks and gums
2x week
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How long does it take for itraconazole(sporanox) to start working?

How long does it take for itraconazole(sporanox) to start working?

Too soon to tell: Even if it is wildly successful, it takes several months with sporanox (or Lamisil (terbinafine) oral or even laser therapy) to see results. It is because nails grow so slowly and the new nail--the back of the nail--will hopefully be clear, but it takes several months for the new nail to become visible. If working, the nail will grow in like a window shade with progressively more of the nail being clear. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Oral itraconazole allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Oral itraconazole allergy?

Itraconazole allergy: Allergies occur when the immune system produces antibodies in reaction to allergens. Itraconazole is an antifungal medication. Allergic reactions have ranged from urticaria to anaphylaxis. REF: https://www.aaaai.org/ask-the-expert/urticaria-itraconazole ...Read more

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I have oral/troat thrush took nistatin & fluconazole 200mg /16 days now itraconazole 100 mg /14 is not working what can I do? I'm terrified.

I have oral/troat thrush took nistatin & fluconazole 200mg /16 days now itraconazole 100 mg /14 is not working what can I do? I'm terrified.

Treat basic problem: It sounds like you are receiving treatment from a health provider (who prescribed meds). Are you and the provider certain this is thrush? Are you being evaluated or treated for an underlying disorder that has made you more susceptible to infection? Need to be certain the proper med is given for the diagnosis. May need to see an infectious disease specialist. ...Read more

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Is alcohol ok with itraconazole?

Is alcohol ok with itraconazole?

Probably: This antifungal compound contains an azole grouping, not dissimilar to that of Metronidazole or cefazolin. There have not been reports, however, of alcohol intolerance. ...Read more

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Can u take itraconazole with alcohol?

Can u take itraconazole with alcohol?

Shouldn't: Alcohol increases liver metabolism. Some medications are metabolized and less effective. ...Read more

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Im on a 15 day course of itraconazole, can I drink?

Im on a 15 day course of itraconazole, can I drink?

Alcohol, I assume?: Antifungal agents like itraconazole have strong potential for liver damage. Even though no interactions between itraconazole & ethanol (alcohol) are listed, i'd advise against drinking while on this drug, for it has many other interactions, such as grapefruit juice & dozens of medications. Better to be safe. ...Read more

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Is sporanox (itraconazole) a good or bad medicine for fungi?

Is sporanox (itraconazole) a good or bad medicine for fungi?

It is one of the med: It is not good or bad but it is a useful anti fungal antibiotic which can be used for nail fungus of finger and toe nails and yeast infections. ...Read more

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Can i take cb-1 weight gainer with itraconazole fungal medication?

Do not know: Can not verify the ingredients so rather be safe than sorry and wait until you have finished your prescription to prevent any interactions. ...Read more

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Fluconazole vs. Itraconazole. Which is better?

Fluconazole vs. Itraconazole. Which is better?

About the same.: Difference is: you need to take 2~3 pills of itracon vs. 1 pill of flucon daily. ...Read more

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What is itraconazole? Or spazol?

Itraconazole: I am unclear what spazol is but itraconazole is a common antifungal medication. ...Read more

Dr. James Stankiewicz
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Itraconazole (Definition)

Itraconazole is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind ...Read more


Dr. Patricia Foster
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Sporanox (Definition)

Sporanox is an anti-fungal agent which is a kind ...Read more