Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Daktarin purchase.

Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Daktarin before taking it.


What is Daktarin

Treating fungal infections of the mouth and throat.
Daktarin is an azole antifungal. It works by killing sensitive fungi.

Important safety information:

  • If you accidentally apply the flat side of the tablet to the gum, there is no cause for concern. The medicine will still be effective.
  • Avoid activities that may make the tablet fall off after it has been applied. Such activities may include touching or pressing the tablet after it is in place, wearing upper dentures, chewing gum, hitting the tablet when brushing your teeth, or rinsing the mouth with too much force.
  • Be sure to use Daktarin for the full course of treatment. If you do not, the medicine may not clear up your infection completely. The fungus could also become less sensitive to this or other medicines. This could make the infection harder to treat in the future.
  • Daktarin should not be used in CHILDREN younger than 16 years old; safety and effectiveness in these children have not been confirmed. Children may have a risk of choking on Daktarin.
  • PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Daktarin while you are pregnant. It is not known if Daktarin is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Daktarin, check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.

Daktarin side effects

All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
  • Diarrhea; headache; mild mouth discomfort; nausea; stomach pain; taste changes; vomiting.
  • Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
  • Severe allergic reactions ; burning, pain, or swelling at the application site; sores on the mouth or tongue; unusual tiredness or weakness.

  • This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.

    Compare prices at online shops

    infoPrices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Daktarin medicine in some well-known online stores.

    StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
    2 %30 cream$25.94Canada, UK
    2 %20 g$36.63Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    2 %20 g$37.37Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, UK, USA
    2 %20 g$37.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, Singapore, UK, USA
    2 %20 g$37.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA

    Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

    infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

    StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
    2 %78 gram$28.75Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    2 %78 gram$28.75Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    2 %234 g$75.00Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    2 %133 grams$8.00Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    2 %133 grams$8.00Canada, Mauritius, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    2 %30 g$15.31Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    2 %30 g$36.63Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    2 %90 g$43.98Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
    1 gm15 gm$0.32
    2 % x 15g $0.29
    MICOGEL cream 2 % x 15g $0.29Cipla
    Micogel 2% CRM / 15g $0.29
    Micogel 2% Cream $0.33Cipla Ltd
    MICOGEL CREAM 1 tube(s) (15 GM cream each) $0.34Cipla Ltd
    MICOGEL Cream/ Gel/ Ointment / 2(%) (15gm units) $0.43Cipla
    Micotran 1200 mg x 1's $10.52
    Micotran vag supp 1.2 g 1's $10.53Embil
    Moladerm 20 mg/1 g x 10 g $0.37
    1200 mg1 $18.60Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    1200 mg1 $18.69Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    1200 mg1 $18.79Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    1200 mg1 $23.66Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    mg1 $21.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
    mg1 $21.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK
    Ranozol 2 % x 20 g $1.35
    Zarin 2 % x 15 g x 1's $6.00


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    Daktarin - Frequently asked Questions

    Can Daktarin be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

    In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

    It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

    How should I take Daktarin?

    Use Daktarin as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.

    • An extra patient leaflet is available with Daktarin. Talk to your pharmacist if you have questions about this information.
    • Use Daktarin in the morning after you brush your teeth.
    • Wash your hands and dry well before handling Daktarin.
    • Place the rounded side of the tablet against the upper gum just above the incisor tooth. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure where to place Daktarin.
    • Apply slight pressure over the upper lip to hold the tablet in place for 30 seconds to make sure that it stays in place. The tablet may be used if it sticks to the cheek, the inside of the lip, or the gum.
    • After you apply Daktarin, allow it to dissolve slowly in your mouth. Do not chew, crush, or swallow it whole.
    • Apply your next dose to the other side of the mouth. Before you apply your next dose, rinse your mouth to be sure none of the previous tablet still remains.
    • You may eat and drink while the tablet is in place. However, do not chew gum while the tablet is in place.
    • If the tablet does not stick or falls off within the first 6 hours, replace the same tablet back against the gum immediately. If the tablet still does not stick, remove that tablet and put a new one in place.
    • If you accidentally swallow Daktarin within the first 6 hours, drink a glass of water. Then put a new tablet in place. The tablet should only be replaced once. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you accidentally swallow the tablet and you are not sure what to do.
    • If the tablet falls off or is accidentally swallowed after it has been in place for 6 hours or more, do not replace that tablet until your next regularly scheduled dose.
    • To clear up your infection completely, use Daktarin for the full course of treatment. Keep using it even if your condition improves in a few days.
    • If you miss a dose of Daktarin, use it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not use 2 doses at once.

    Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Daktarin.

    Who should not take Daktarin?

    Some medical conditions may interact with Daktarin. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:

    • if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
    • if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
    • if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances
    • if you have a history of allergy to an azole antifungal
    • if you have liver disease

    Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Daktarin. Tell your health care provider if you are taking any other medicines, especially any of the following:

    • Anticoagulants (eg, warfarin) because the risk of bleeding may be increased
    • Ergot alkaloids (eg, ergotamine), phenytoin, or medicine for diabetes because the risk of their side effects may be increased by Daktarin

    This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Daktarin may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.

    Can Daktarin be taken or consumed while pregnant?

    Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

    Can Daktarin be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

    Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.



    Following the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Daktarin, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Daktarin. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

    Patient reports

    One patient reported frequency of use

    How often should I take Daktarin?
    According to the survey, wDrugs.com reported that users of Daktarin should take 4 times in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
    4 times in a day1

    One patient reported doses

    What is the specific doses you have used?
    Daktarin May come in various doses. In most cases, antibiotics, antihypertensive, pain killers and anti-diabetic drugs available in different doses. Your doctor may prescribe any of the doses based on the severity of the patient's condition. According to our reports, users of wDrugs.com used the drugs in the following dosage percentage (Provide dosage percentage). Only a handful of drugs are made in a single or fixed dose. Regular health conditions like fever have similar doses. For instance [acetaminophen, 500mg] was used by the patients surveyed although it comes in different doses.

    Two patients reported age

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    The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology