Fluconazole (Eye Prep.) Pharmacology

Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)

About Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
A triazole derivative, In Fungal infections of eye.
Mechanism of Action of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Fluconazole is fungicidal or fungistatic depending on the drug concentrations. It inhibits the conversion of Lanosterol to 14 demethyl Lanosterol by inhibiting the cytochromeP450 enzyme 14 alpha demethylase and impair biosynthesis of ergosterol for the cytoplasmic membrane. This will leads to accumulation of 14 - a-methyl sterols and impair the functions of certain membrane bound enzymes such as ATPase and enzymes of electron transport system and also disrupt the close packing of acyl chains of phospholipids. These will produce inhibition of fungal growth
Pharmacokinets of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Absorption: Absorption after application in to the eye is limited
Onset of Action for Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Duration of Action for Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Half Life of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Side Effects of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
2.Burning sensation
Contra-indications of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
1.Hypersensitivity to Fluconazole and other azoles
Special Precautions while taking Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
1.Stop the use of medicaments if allergic reactions occurs
2.Avoid driving vehicle, operating machine since it produce blurred vision
3.Avoid wearing of contact lenses
Pregnancy Related Information
Use with caution
Old Age Related Information
Use with caution
Breast Feeding Related Information
Use with caution
Children Related Information
Use with caution
NEONATES: contraindicated
Indications for Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
1.Fungal corneal ulcers
Interactions for Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Typical Dosage for Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
0.3% Eye drop is available. Initial dose: 1 drop should be instilled in to the affected eye every 4 hours for 3 - 4 days followed by 1 drop every 6 hours for 2 - 3 weeks.
Schedule of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Storage Requirements for Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Store in a cool, dry place. Protect from direct light and heat. Discard the preparation 1 month after opening. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid use of medicament 1 month after opening.
Effects of Missed Dosage of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Effects of Overdose of Fluconazole (Eye Prep.)
Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment. The exposed eye should be irrigated with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes

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