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flu·con·a·zole

 (flo͞o-kŏn′ə-zōl′, -kō′nə-)
n.
A broad-spectrum antifungal agent, C13H12F2N6O, administered either orally or by injection and used especially to treat systemic candidiasis and cryptococcosis.

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The minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) values of fluconazole were also evaluated for each isolates.
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Correlation between E-test, disk diffusion, and microdilution methods for antifungal susceptibility testing of fluconazole and voriconazole.
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USE OF ORAL fluconazole during pregnancy is not associated with an increase in risk of stillbirth or neonatal death, results of a large European cohort study suggest.
[3] Fluconazole is a triazole antifungal agent commonly used in the treatment of dermatophytic and candidal infections with side effects such as nausea and liver enzyme elevations.
THURSDAY, June 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Fluconazole use in pregnancy seems not to be associated with significantly increased risks of stillbirth or neonatal death, according to a research letter published in the June 12 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.