- Treats serious fungal infections, especially of the central nervous system
- Used to treat some yeast infections and ringworm
- May be used in Cats and Dogs
A loss of appetite.
Less common side effects:
vomiting, diarrhea, nausea and a lack of energy.
More serious side effects include:
anemia, jaundice and a rash.
dark urine or jaundice due to liver failure
pale tongue, gums, and nose
Dogs that are pregnant, nursing or that have liver or kidney disease should not be given fluconazole.
Fluconazole may react with these drugs:
* Amphotericin B
Signs of an allergic reaction to fluconazole:
*  Swelling of the face, scratching, sudden diarrhea and hives.
*  Other serious reactions are shock, gums that are pale, limbs that feel cold, shock and coma.
If a dog has any of these side effects, he should be seen by a veterinarian.
Dosage and Administration:
It is important to follow your Veterinarian's prescription instructions for your pet.
Dosage and how frequently you will need to administer the medication depends upon the particular infection being treated.
This drug once given should be fully absorbed in two hours.