Candidiasis, cryptococcal infections (including meningitis), Tineapedis, corporis, cruris, versicolor and dermal candidiasis.
(in Capsule form)
Acute or recurrent vaginal candidiasis – a single dose of 150 mg. Mucosal candidiasis (except vaginal): 50 mg daily (100 mg daily in unusually difficult infections) given for 7-14 days in oropharyngealcandidiasis ; for 14-30 days in other mucosal infections (e.g. oesophagitis, candiduria). Systemic candidiasis and cryptococcal in nfections (including meningitis) – 400 mg initially then 200 mg daily, increased if necessary to 400 mg daily ; treatment continued according to response. Child over 1 year – superficial candidal infections, 1-2 mg/kg daily; systemic candidiasis and cryptococcal infections (including meningitis) – 3-6 mg/kg daily (in serious life threatening infections up to 12 mg/kg daily has been given to children aged 5-13 years – max. 400 mg daily).
Manufacturer: Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.