Floxin is in a group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones that fights bacteria in the body. It is used to treat bacterial infections that cause bronchitis, pneumonia, chlamydia, gonorrhea, skin infections, urinary tract infections, and infections of the prostate.
Take Floxin exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Use the drug without meal. For people with liver or kidney illness, the dosage must be corrected. Don't use Floxin with antacids, vitamin or mineral supplements that contain iron.
Escape of sunlight or tanning beds. Floxin can make you sunburn more easily.
Avoid using the drug if you are allergic, epilepsy, pregnancy, breastfeeding women and children.
Possible side effect
The medicine may cause sickness, retching, diarrhea, sleeplessness, headache, giddiness, pruritic, or colpitis, allergy, disquiet and delusion.
Floxin can cooperate with caffeine, cyclosporine, theophylline or warfarin and diabetes medicines. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for additional information.
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. Skip the missed dose if it is time for your next scheduled dose. Don't take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
Call emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine. Overdose symptoms may include sickness, somnolence or giddiness.
Store your medicines at room temperature between between 59-77 degrees F (15-25 degrees C). Store away from moisture and light. Keep it out of the reach of children and away from pets.
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