Fluconazole is an antifungal drug used to treat fungal infections, and it belongs to the group triazoles. It treats yeast infections affecting the mouth, vagina, throat, esophagus, and other organs. It is also used to treat fungal brain infection.

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How do you get pityriasis versicolor?

Query: Hi doctor, I have always had some spots on my arms brighter than the rest of my skin, but they were very few and almost invisible. Two months before, I bought a body cream that I thought would make the skin even, but it had the opposite effect. The spots were not present on my legs before, but now ...  Read Full »

Dr. Payal Chauhan

Dermatologist, Venereologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. But there are no attached photographs in your message. Kindly send a picture of the affected area to assess the condition and to suggest you the appropriate diagnosis and treatment. Take care.  Read Full »

I have white flakes and scales on my scalp due to dandruff. How to treat it?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 22-year-old female. I have consulted many doctors for my dandruff problem but I could not get good results. I have white flakes and scales on my scalp. My scalp is oily and greasy. I have an oily face with a lot of pimples. It seems to be small minute bumps on the face, forehead, ba...  Read Full »

Dr. B. T. Priya


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. You can take tablet AF 400 (Flucanozole) three tablets for a week. You can use Becort lotion (Beclomethasone) over the scalp for three hours before doing hair wash. You can also use diluted Ketafung CT (coal tar) or Tarsalic shampoo (Salicyclic acid with Coal tar) for t...  Read Full »

Please help me with the red spots on my penis.

Query: Hello doctor, I have red spots on my penis and it is very itchy in nature. Now, there is a rash-like thing on my penis. Currently, I am using Candid B cream. Please help me.  Read Full »

Dr. Nadimpalli Sai Kranthi Kumar Varma

Dermatologist, Venereologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Please provide the below details to arrive at a definitive diagnosis and to suggest a proper treatment plan. Could you be more specific on the type of the lesion? When and how did it start initially? Are you married? If yes, then does your partner suffer from any white di...  Read Full »

Apart from getting injections, what treatments are available for seborrheic dermatitis?

Query: Hello doctor, Eight years ago, a car wreck shattered the windshield, and my head got injured with pieces of glass. They did not take the glass out, and I have also been dying my hair since I was 16. I developed fibromyalgia from the wreck, which is supposed to be relatively non-progressive, however ...  Read Full »

Dr. Rakesh Kumar Bahunuthula

Cosmetologist, Dermatologist, HIV AIDS Specialist, Venereologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The diagnosis from your history would still be seborrheic dermatitis or sebopsoriasis or scalp psoriasis. This is more of a cyclical problem, it tends to curb down with 2 to 3 months of treatment, but recurring back with a change in season or lifestyle. However, it n...  Read Full »

Why do I get recurrent balanitis?

Query: Hello doctor, My foreskin is not coming down. I had balanitis two years back, and I was advised for some tablets and cream in the icliniq app and got cured again. I am having the same problem now after two years.  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Pulmonologist, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi,Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from balanitis, which is the inflammation of the head of the penis or glans penis. It is associated with the difficulty of coming down of foreskin with other clinical features. It may resul...  Read Full »

What causes circular non-itchy rashes on thighs, chest, and breast?

Query: Hi doctor, I have a circular rash on my inner upper left thigh. It does not itch, bleed, or blister. It is neither hot nor cold. The rash comes and goes and is best treated with Aquaphor Ointment. I think it might be Pityriasis Rosea, and I have pictures of it. I have a similar rash on my chest an...  Read Full »

Dr. Shanza Ikram


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have seen the pictures (attachment removed to protect patient identity). Rash on your breast is not due to pityriasis rosea. Your skin condition has worsened due to intense itching (though I say your breast skin does not itch, and it has developed suddenly). ...  Read Full »

How to treat white cheesy vaginal discharge?

Query: Hello doctor, I have irregular periods and discharge like white wax. I think it is a vaginal infection because I feel itching. What should I do to treat it immediately as I have to give the medical test?  Read Full »

Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I fully understand your concern and will surely help you. Since how many days are you experiencing this problem? Do you any history of a similar problem? Is the discharge watery or cottage cheese? What is the color of the discharge? Nevertheless, based on the explanat...  Read Full »

Why do I get recurrent irritation around the head of the penis?

Query: Hello doctor, I have a recurrent irritation around the head of my penis. I have been to an STI clinic, and they have ruled out herpes, chlamydia, gonorrhea, Mgen. I have a week course of Ciprofloxacin, and it seemed to clear up irritation, but a month later, it was back. I had a week's course of Do...  Read Full »

Dr. Snehal Laul

Dermatologist, Venereologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome back to icliniq.com. Do you have any associated symptoms? Is there itching or burning, or painful urination? Do you indulge in excess scratching and rubbing? Are your hygiene improper? Do you get recurrent balanitis? Are you a diabetic? Is there swelling and inflammation of the gla...  Read Full »

What is the cause for prolonged QT interval?

Query: Hello doctor, My heart rate is 57. PR :145. QRSD : 76. QT : 398. QTc : 388. Axis: P : 6. QRS : 15. T : 14. 12 lead standard placement. Above is my ECG reading, but I have 155/95 BP and 47 bpm. Kindly advise.  Read Full »

Dr. Muhammad Zohaib Siddiq

Cardiologist, General Practitioner

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. QTc interval is prolonged. Please reply to the following questions so that I may guide you accordingly. Do you have a personal history of syncope or a family history of sudden death? What medicines are you taking for anything? Please have the following labs ...  Read Full »

How to treat vaginal itching with discharge?

Query: Hello doctor, I had vaginal itching (mostly on the inside, also a bit on the outside) and whitish-yellow discharge. I took yeast infection medication and right after that, the itching and discharge stopped. But now I again have some discharge and a small amount of itching. My period is three weeks ...  Read Full »

Dr. Lorena Zijaj

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Usually, the symptoms continue for two to three days after the treatment. What medication have you taken? And for how long? Have you finished the treatment? Anyway, if the symptom continues, perform another vaginal swab to revaluate the infection.  Read Full »

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