The data shows that the vast majority of people have an increase in birth control levels while on fluconazole so there is a good chance you aren't at risk for pregnancy. Answered by Dr. Romanth Waghmarae: Diflucan (fluconazole): Yes - it is a potent inhibitor of CYP 2C9.
Thus, this in theory, may increase the effect of your pill. However, using Fluconazole is typically given as a single dose or a short 7-10 days course and so i would not be too concerned. It usually starts to work within one day, but it may take 3 days for your symptoms to improve and up to 7 days for your symptoms to disappear.
What is the dose of fluconazole for tinea? Rarely, serious, potentially fatal, liver damage may occur. Im sorry if this question has been asked in the past and I'm getting completely mixed answers on my google searches so far :( I started feeling symptoms of a yeast infection so was called in for a script for a one time dose of fluconazole. My family doctor recently prescribed Fluconazole for a slight yeast infection. Using this medicine for a long time or using it too much while you are pregnant (especially during the first trimester) can harm your unborn baby. By using this Site you agree to the following It means that it can make your birth control pills ineffective, so while taking fluconazole it’s recommended to use a different kind of contraception, such as condoms or a diaphragm, to prevent pregnancy. Use an effective form of birth control during treatment with this medicine and for at least 1 week after the last dose.