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Symptomatic Candida Cystitis

Indications

  • Symptomatic cystitis/ascending Candida¬†pyelonephritis

First line treatment

  • Fluconazole-susceptible: Fluconazole 200-400mg PO daily*
  • Fluconazole-resistant: Flucytosine 25mg/kg PO every 6 hours*
Micafungin does not reach adequate urinary concentrations and should not be used to treat candiduria or fungal urinary system infections

Duration

  • Fluconazole: 14 days
  • Flucytosine: 7 days (cystitis); 14 days (pyelonephritis)

Notes

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