Levofloxacin

LOXOFIB 500 / LOXOJEM 500

COMPOSITON
LEVOFLOXACIN500 MG
SPECIFICATION
FORMTABLET
PACKING10X10
PACKING TYPEALU ALU
MRP819.8

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DESCRIPTION

A synthetic fluoroquinolone (fluoroquinolones) antibacterial agent that inhibits the supercoiling activity of bacterial DNA gyrase, halting DNA replication. [PubChem]

SIDEEFFECTS

Side effects include disorientation, dizziness, drowsiness, hot and cold flashes, nausea, slurring of speech, swelling and numbness in the face.

INDICATION

For the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis caused by susceptible strains of the following organisms: Corynebacterium species, Staphylococus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus (Groups C/F/G), Viridans group streptococci, Acinetobacter lwoffii, Haemophilus influenzae, Serratia marcescens.