Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Ancobon


Flucytosine is used in combination with other medicine (eg, amphotericin B) to treat serious fungus infections, including Candida infections (eg, septicemia, endocarditis, urinary tract infections) or Cryptococcus infections (eg, meningitis, lung infections). This medicine works by killing the fungus or preventing its growth.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule