Ketoconazole Prices, Coupons and Patient Assistance Programs
Ketoconazole is a member of the azole antifungals drug class and is commonly used for Blastomycosis, Chromomycosis, Chronic Mucocutaneous Candidiasis, and others.
This ketoconazole price guide is based on most U.S. pharmacies. The cost for ketoconazole oral tablet 200 mg is around $8 for a supply of 30 tablets, depending on the pharmacy you visit.
What is ketoconazole?
Ketoconazole is an antifungal medication that is used to treat certain infections caused by fungus.
ketoconazole should be used only when you cannot use other antifungal medications. Ketoconazole can cause serious harm to your liver that may result in liver transplant or cause death.
Ketoconazole is not for use in treating fungal infections of the fingernails or toenails. This medicine is also not for use in treating prostate cancer or Cushing syndrome.
Ketoconazole may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
This medicine should be used only when you cannot use other antifungal medications. Ketoconazole can cause serious harm to your liver that may result in liver transplant or cause death.
Call your doctor at once if you have any signs of liver damage, such as nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, fever, tiredness, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, or jaundice (yellowing of the skin or eyes).
Tell your doctor about all your current medicines and any you start or stop using. Many drugs can interact, and some drugs should not be used together.
Ketoconazole can also cause a serious heart problem. Call your doctor right away if you have fast or pounding heartbeats, shortness of breath, and sudden dizziness.
Before taking this medicine
You should not use ketoconazole if you are allergic to it, or if you have liver disease.
Some medicines can cause unwanted or dangerous effects when used with ketoconazole. Your doctor may change your treatment plan if you also use:
antipsychotic medicine–pimozide, lurasidone;
cholesterol medication–lovastatin, simvastatin, and others;
ergot medicine–dihydroergotamine, ergotamine, ergonovine, methylergonovine;
heart medication–disopyramide, dofetilide, dronedarone, eplerenone, felodipine, nisoldipine, quinidine, ranolazine; or
a sedative–alprazolam, midazolam, or triazolam.