The causative agent of thrush are yeast-like fungi of the genus Candida. Hence the medical name of the disease − candidiasis. In women thrush is manifested by itching and burning of the genitals when urinating, after intercourse, and abundant cheesy discharge, delivering serious discomfort. In men, the disease is often asymptomatic, but they may have unpleasant symptoms such as swelling, redness and itching of the foreskin, pain during intercourse, and whitish plaque on the glans penis.
No matter who have revealed a yeast infection, treatment "Flucostat" must pass both sexual partner. Otherwise there is the risk of recurrence and disease transition in the chronic form.
For the treatment of thrush it is enough to drink one capsule "Flucostat" at a dosage of 150 mg. To better absorb the drug, take it after a meal, squeezed small amounts of water, juice, tea or other beverage. The effect of treatment will be noticeable after a day after taking the medicine. Complete disappearance of all symptoms of the disease occurs usually in 2-3 days after application "Flucostat".
To consolidate the results of treatment and prevention of recurrence it is possible to pass the course therapy "Flucostat". For this you must drink a capsule of the drug once a month for 4 (and in severe cases 12) months.
In most cases, the treatment "Flucostat" causes no complications, however patients with diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, a few hours after taking the drug may experience such unpleasant symptoms as nausea, vomiting and flatulence. Usually the feeling comes back to normal on their own, however, when deterioration is best to seek the advice of a physician.
"Flucostat" is contraindicated in pregnant and nursing women, and persons with individual intolerance of fluconazole.