Valeant Pharmaceuticals International | Ancobon (Medication)
Ancobon/flucytosine, an antifungal agent, is used to treat serious fungal infections in the body. Is used to treat:Urinary tract infection due to Candida Albicans Fungus, Candidiasis yeast infection that spreads throughout body, Candida infection, Cryptococcal infection, or Cryptococcus Fungal infection.
The dosage is based on your medical condition, weight, and response to treatment. Use this medicine exactly as your doctor order for you. Continue to take this medication until the full prescribed amount is finished, even if symptoms disappear after a few days, so that the infection doesn't return...
Seek medical help immediately if you have any of the following serious side effects:an allergic reaction - difficulty breathing; closing of the throat; swelling of the lips, tongue, or face; or hives; chest pain; yellowing of the skin or eyes; little or no urine; confusion or hallucinations; numbness or tingling; or hearing loss.
Other less serious side effects include: nausea, vomiting, decreased appetite, or diarrhea; a dry mouth; headache; sedation; or weakness or poor coordination. If any of these persist or get worsen, call your doctor.
Before using this medicine inform your doctor if you have any type pf allergies. Tell your doctor if you are using other medicine and if you have or ever have had any of the following conditions:kidney problems, liver problems, decreased bone marrow function, a low number of blood cells, radiation treatment, mineral imbalance such as low level of potassium in the blood.
Avoid contact with people who have infections that may spread to others such as chickenpox, measles or flu. It is not recommended to have immunizations/vaccinations without the consent of your doctor.
During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor advice. ...