Skip to Content

Fluconazole - is it given to treat for hair root scalp infection?

Question is Closed
Report Favorite

Answers (1)

22 Sep 2009

Yes. Skin fungal infections are usually treated topically, but nail and hair infections are best treated with oral antifungal drugs eg. fluconazole, ketaconazole.

See: http://www.drugs.com/mtm/fluconazole.html

Votes: +0

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

How longI have to take fluconazole to treat fungle infection? what is the reason for fungle infect?

i have had fungle infection since 2003-2004. no local treatment helped. it gets worse and worse. I feel that it is because my immune system is down. ...

1 answer 4 Oct 2009

Can I take Fluconazole and Levofloxacin together?

my doctor urologist prescribed me Levofloxacin for prostatatitis and determotalogist fluconazole for yeast infection... can i take them both together ...

2 answers 10 Feb 2012

Could the Mirena be causing an infection of the scalp?

I had the Mirena inserted last August and it was painful, had cramps in my back for two weeks that felt like I was in labor. Haven't had the ...

2 answers 20 Mar 2012

How long does fluconazole take to treat an yeast infection?

i took the pill around early afternoon but still have slight itchiness but not severe , is this good or bad ?

1 answer 23 Jul 2014