Fluconazole - Neonatal Dosing

Loading dose: IV 12-25mg/kg/DOSE, followed by
Maintenance dose: IV 6- 12mg/kg/DOSE q24h or at the suggested intervals:

  • PNA 0-14 days: 48 hours.

  • PNA more than 14 days: 24hours.

Loading dose: IV 12-25mg/kg/DOSE, followed by
Maintenance dose: IV 6- 12mg/kg/DOSE q24h or at the suggested intervals:

  • PNA 0-7 days: 48 hours

  • PNA more than 7 days: 24 hours.

Consider prophylaxis only in VLBW infants at high risk for invasive fungal disease.
IV: 3 to 6 mg/kg/DOSE administered twice weekly. Doses vary based on indication.