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Icon 150mg Tablet

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Fluconazole(150.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-FUNGAL

Medical Description

Icon 150mg Tablet contains Fluconazole, an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat and prevent recurrence of various fungal infections. Icon 150mg Tablet works by inhibiting the formation of the cell...
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uses

Uses of Icon 150 MG

Icon 150mg Tablet is used to treat fungal infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Icon 150 MG

  • You are allergic to Fluconazole or any other ingredient of this medicine.
  • You are taking medicines like Astemizole, Terfenadine, Cisapride, Pimozide, Quinidine, Erythromycin.
sideEffects

Side effects of Icon 150 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Skin rash
  • Liver damage (loss of appetite, vomiting, yellowing of your skin)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Icon 150 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Icon 150mg Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • Icon 150mg Tablet is unsafe during pregnancy. You should not take Fluconazole if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby. During pregnancy, it may increase the risk of miscarriage, while large dos...
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  • If you are taking this tablet, then use contraception at least for one week even after stopping the medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Icon 150mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Icon 150mg Tablet passes into human milk. Breastfeeding can be continued after a single dose; however, if you are taking this tablet repeatedly or in high doses, then breastfeeding is not recommended.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Icon 150mg Tablet?
A:
You may experience dizziness or fits while taking Icon 150mg Tablet. If you experience any of these, you should not drive or use any tools or machines while taking this tablet.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Icon 150mg Tablet?
A:
Avoid excess alcohol while taking Icon 150mg Tablet, as alcohol may worsen the side effects like dizziness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver disease or kidney disease
  • You have heart diseases and irregular heart rhythm
  • You have abnormal electrolyte levels (potassium, calcium or magnesium) in your blood
  • You have severe skin reactions
  • You have adrenal insufficiency (a condition where the adrenal gland does not produce sufficient steroid hormone)
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Icon 150 MG

How Does It Work?

Icon 150mg Tablet blocks the formation of the cell membrane of the fungus by inhibiting an enzyme. Thus, the fungi stop multiplying or die because of the non-formation of the complete cell membrane. I...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Icon 150 MG

  • Take Icon 150mg Tablet as directed by your doctor.
  • Do not crush, break or chew the medicine.
interactions

Interactions of Icon 150 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Serious interaction - Terfenadine, Voriconazole, Clarithromycin, Erythromycin, Ranolazine, Lomitapide, Donepezil, Pimozide and Quinidine. Never take Fluconazole with these medicines. When used with Fl...
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  • Medicines used as anaesthetic like Alfentanil, Fentanyl, blood thinners like Warfarin, medicines used to treat psychiatric disorders like Amitriptyline, Nortriptyline, medicines to treat anxiety like ...
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  • Medicines for high blood pressure like Nifedipine, Isradipine, Amlodipine, Felodipine and Losartan, medicines used for treating ovarian cancer such as Olaparibm, medicines used to prevent organ transp...
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  • Diuretics medicine such as Hydrochlorothiazide, medicines used for heart diseases such as Atorvastatin, Simvastatin, Amiodarone, antiasthmatic medicines such as Theophylline, antiviral medicine such a...
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  • Other medicines that can interact with Icon 150mg Tablet are painkillers such as Celecoxib, Flurbiprofen, Naproxen, Ibuprofen, oral contraceptives, medicines to control diabetes-like Chlorpropamide, G...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Icon 150 MG

  • Do not store Icon 150mg Tablet above 25°C
  • Keep out of the reach of children
dosage

Dosage of Icon 150 MG

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose of Icon 150mg Tablet may include feeling or seeing things that are not real (hallucination and paranoid behaviour).
  • Contact your doctor immediately in case of overdose, or rush to the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Icon 150mg Tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not tak...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What precautions should I take when using Icon 150mg Tablet?

  • Tell your doctor if you are sexually active and discuss effective contraception methods.
  • Icon 150mg Tablet can make your oral contraceptive pills work less efficiently.
  • Hence, if you are on this medication, then use barrier methods of contraception like condoms.

Q: I have a cough, cold, flu, can I take Icon 150mg Tablet medicine?

A: No, flu mostly occurs because of viruses. Icon 150mg Tablet medicine works against fungus and not viruses. Take it only if prescribed by your doctor for the complete duration of treatment.

Q: How to take Icon 150mg Tablet?

A: You should take Icon 150mg Tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water. You can take it with or without food but should be taken regularly at the same time as prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can I take Icon 150mg Tablet daily?

A: Your doctor will decide the duration and frequency of Icon 150mg Tablet mg tablet after accessing your condition. Do not take this medicine on your own or for a longer duration than prescribed.

Q: Why do we use Icon 150mg Tablet?

A: Icon 150mg Tablet is used to treat various types of fungal infections.

Q: Can I stop taking Icon 150mg Tablet on my own?

A: No, you should never stop taking Icon 150mg Tablet until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good. If you stop taking this medicine, then it may lead to treatment failure, recurrence of infection, and may produce side effects as well.
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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