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Review: could Diflucan cause Spotting (Vaginal bleeding between periods)?





Summary: Spotting is found among people who take Diflucan, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old, also take medication Macrobid, and have Contraception.

We study 17,147 people who have side effects while taking Diflucan from FDA and social media. Among them, 12 have Spotting. Find out below who they are, when they have Spotting and more.

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Diflucan

Diflucan has active ingredients of fluconazole. It is often used in vaginal yeast infection. (latest outcomes from Diflucan 17,697 users)

Spotting

Spotting (bleed during pregnancy) has been reported by people with birth control, menorrhagia, depression, endometriosis, menstruation irregular.(latest reports from Spotting 14,010 patients)

On Nov, 26, 2014: 17,145 people reported to have side effects when taking Diflucan. Among them, 12 people (0.07%) have Spotting.

Trend of Spotting in Diflucan reports

Time on Diflucan when people have Spotting * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Spotting100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Spotting when taking Diflucan * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Spotting0.00%0.00%0.00%70.00%30.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Spotting when taking Diflucan ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Spotting0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Spotting ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception (4 people, 33.33%)
  2. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (2 people, 16.67%)
  3. Premenstrual syndrome (1 people, 8.33%)
  4. Birth control (1 people, 8.33%)
  5. Thrush (1 people, 8.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Macrobid (3 people, 25.00%)
  2. Flagyl (2 people, 16.67%)
  3. Vicodin (2 people, 16.67%)
  4. Phenergan (2 people, 16.67%)
  5. Yasmin (2 people, 16.67%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Can terbinafine and or prenatal vitamins being taken together cause lengthy periods?
    (Asked by a 21 year old woman who has Vaginal Bleeding Between Periods, and takes Terbinafine Hydrochloride)
    I've been bleeding for a month now, the month before this one I Did not have a period at all...went to doctor found out I was not pregnant. She prescribed terbinafine for a toe nail fungus. And told me since I was sexually active I should start taking prenatals...have not stopped bleeding since... help???
  • My period has occurred twice in a month. this is the first time.
    (Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Bleeding, Spotting, Mild Cramps)
    My period starts on the 25/26th of every month. It came as always on Feb 26th and ended on March 3rd. On Saturday March 8th I had an incident where someone strangled me. There was no other assault.

    It is more of light bleeding and spotting. I have mild cramps.

    I don't know if this is stress related as I think I lost consciousness briefly and I was extremely afraid. I have an IUD inserted in October 2011. It hasn't given me problems. I am sexually active.
  • How were you treated and what were the results of treatment for fluconazole rash reaction.
    (Asked by a 56 year old man who has Severe Rash, and takes Fluconazole)
    Broke out in general rash which became worse over time, even though I discontinued use of fluconazole. No underlying conditions or other drugs.
  • Is 800mg of fluconazole @ day for valey fever extreme? could it cause hair loss?
    (Asked by a 65 year old woman who has Valley Fever Pneumonia, and takes Fluconazole)
    Have been taking fluconazole (800mg) for 4 months. My hair is falling out. Could the fluconazole be the cause? My infectious Dr. doesn't seem to want to commit to saying it is the cause.
  • What vitamins can not be taken with fluconazole? anyone know?
    (Asked by a 56 year old woman who has Chronic Lyme Disease, Arthritis, Migraines, Nural In Brain / Weight Loss, Seizures / Blackouts, Xanax, and takes Fluconazole, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Xanax)
    I was thinking I heard that you can't take certain Vitamins while on Diflucan/ fluconazole. Has anyone heard of this before? Just trying to play it safe! Don't need any reactions. thanks Cin

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  • My daughter got sjs after taking fluconazole!!
    (Posted by a 17 year old girl who has Steven Johnson Syndrome, and takes Fluconazole)
    My daughter swelled up in her neck, hands, and face. Had severe blistering of her skin especially on her face and vaginal area. Had a radh over 80% of her body. She was dizzy, sick to the stomach, and itched enterally. She also started vaginally bleeding severely.
  • Valtrex 3 months systemic candida
    (Posted by a 20 year old woman who has Systemic Candida Caused By Valtres, and takes Lorazepam, Diflucan, Valtrex)
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    My daughter has been autism spectrum her whole life but in December she really went crazy. She had PANDAS, (Pediatric autoimmune disorder associated with strep) Actually 3 bacterias and 17 viruses now associated with this syndrome. the antibodies to infant viruses and exposure to HSV1 (fever blisters) turned autoimmune and attacked the basal galia of her brain creating severe OCD, separation anxiety and irrational thoughts. The doctor put her on Valtrex 3 X day. He said it could produce yeast overgrowth take a probiotic. we did, one a day (not near enough) She had been cured! At 19 she came alive neighbors cried, her boss followed me to the car to say how great she was doing, talking, lively, social. etc. She started Valtrex 12/24/13. Life was good. I got her a smart phone (never thought she could use one) Then April of 2014 showed signs of hypoglycemia (yeast overgrowth)unknown at the time. Then May 1 had a nasty stomach bug. Went to family practice & ER. Its a bug going around. Well finally had the immunologist check for yeast, when she lost her memory and can't function without asking anything first. It's systemic Candida. The bloodtest showed the yeast was in her blood. You can also see it on her tongue. Causing memory loss, severe stomach upset, bloating, gas, burping. She cries every time she eats. We are on day 11 of Diflucan to kill the yeast. Oh yes, then the yeast dies and the toxins released by the critters produces symptons that are just as bad. Terrible fatigue, joint pain, low grade fever, flushed face. I went to the health food store and bought some homeopathic liquid that helps the symptoms.
    My daughter has been sick for ONE month.
    Will we return to Valtrex? yes. with caution. My daughter 'was here' from 12/24/13 to May 1 2014. Then I lost her to yeast. We will get her back.
    Just be sure and take probiotic, especially if you know you are prone to yeast infections. Once it is in your whole system, you would wish it was just an itch!
  • Paragard and norethindrone acet
    (Posted by a 20 year old woman who has Month Long Periods Or Longer, Menstrual Cramps, Mild Endometriosis , Uterine Cyst, Vaginal Swelling , Vaginal Bleeding Between Periods, Inclusion Cyst, Abdominal Pain, and takes Norethindrone Acetate, Paragard T 380a)
    I had many reproductive issues arise after the birth of my daughter. Everything from constant swelling, pain an vaginal tearing, pre cancerous tumors. (cervical). I also have mild spots of endometriosis and ovarian cyst all of these are genetic in my family. I also have blood clotting factors so paragard was the only BC choice for me it caused me alot of bleeding issues I went 3monyhs on one straight period. So my Dr put me on norethindrone acet. To stop periods all together which caused all of my issues above to subside, apparently my hormones where the cause of my issues. I love the paragard an norethindrone combination!!!!
  • Hypercalcemia during use of fluconizole over 6 months
    (Posted by a 66 year old woman who has Nausea And Vomiting, Tachycardia, Hypercalcemia, and takes Fluconazole, Cartia Xt, Benicar, Coumadin, Cymbalta)
    Post diverticulitis surgery multiple my mother was on multiple antibiotics but the most consistent one was Fluconizole. After release, she was slowly taken off other antibiotics being left on Fluconizole for abscesses that would not go away and eventually needed to be surgically removed. After repeated setbacks of being re admitted to the hospital for hypercalcemia with symptoms of nausea, vomiting we sought out tests to determine cause. Multiple myeloma, parathyroid issues were ruled out. After almost six months my mother was taken off the anti fungal Fluconizole and I was expecting to have to return her to the hospital for another hypercalcemia event within 2 to 2.5 weeks of being discharged, but alas it has been a month to the day and her calcium levels are starting to stabilize. On another note, her white counts had been elevated beyond 11.5 and as high as 39 for 5 1/2 months and finally after getting off of Fluconizole her wBC's are sitting at 10.5, which is better than we have seen since June 2013. Just to mention, my mothers calcium levels when peaked to cause symptoms of nausea and vomiting would generally be at 13-17.

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