Review: could Diflucan cause Spotting?


Spotting is found among people who take Diflucan, especially for people who are female, 20-29 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Macrobid, and have Contraception . We study 17,934 people who have side effects while taking Diflucan from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Spotting. Find out below who they are, when they have Spotting and more.

You are not alone

Join a support group for people who take Diflucan and have Spotting >>>

Personalized health information

On eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 86 million people have used us. 300+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>


Diflucan has active ingredients of fluconazole. It is often used in fungal infection. (latest outcomes from Diflucan 18,549 users)


Spotting (bleed during pregnancy) has been reported by people with device expulsion, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, diarrhea, vulvovaginal pruritus, heart palpitations (latest reports from 16,615 Spotting patients).

On Aug, 24, 2016

17,934 people reported to have side effects when taking Diflucan.
Among them, 14 people (0.08%) have Spotting

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Diflucan cause Spotting?

Time on Diflucan when people have Spotting *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Spotting when taking Diflucan *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Spotting when taking Diflucan *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 63.64 %
  • 30-39: 27.27 %
  • 40-49: 9.09 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Spotting when taking Diflucan **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Contraception (6 people)
  • Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people)
  • Thrush (2 people)
  • Yeast Infection - Vagina (1 person)
  • Urinary Tract Infection (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Macrobid (3 people)
  • Yaz (2 people)
  • Vicodin (2 people)
  • Protonix (2 people)
  • Ortho Evra (2 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Do you have Spotting when taking Diflucan?

Browse all side effects of Diflucan

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Drugs that are associated with Spotting


Could your condition cause Spotting


Can you answer these questions?

More questions for: Diflucan, Spotting

You may be interested in these reviews

More reviews for: Diflucan, Spotting

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.