Fluconazole
Neonatal

Neonatal

Candidiasis

Loading dose: 25 mg/kg IV/PO Maintenance dose: 12 mg/kg/dose IV/PO Q24H

Prophylaxis for neonates at high-risk for invasive candidiasis

Age 0-14 Days

6 mg/kg/dose PO/IV Q72H

Age > 14 Days

6 mg/kg/day PO/IV Q48H

Note:

Fungal prophylaxis can be continued until patient is no longer considered high-risk for invasive candidiasis

Thrush

Loading Dose: 6 mg/kg PO Maintenance dose: 3 mg/kg/dose PO Q24H x 7 days

Administration

Infuse over 2 hours