Floxin is a broad-spectrum antimicrobial drug from the group of fluoroquinols. It is used for such diseases as: bronchitis, pneumonia, sinusitis, pharyngitis, otitis media, laryngitis, diseases of the skin and soft tissues. Infectious inflammation diseases of the bones and joints, infections of the gastrointestinal tract, urinary tract infections, kidney disease, gonorrhea, chlamydia, meningitis.
Composition and analogues of the drug.
Composition: the main drug in the composition is ofloxacin.
Analogues of the drug: Geofloks, Zanotsin, Oflo, Ofloks, Ofloksatsin, Oflomak, Tariferid.
How does the drug work?
The drug acts on the DNA of the bacterium, destroying it and thus the bacterium becomes unviable. It has a bactericidal effect.
How to use and dosage of the drug.
The drug is taken orally. The tablet should be taken with warm water, before or during meals. The dosage is prescribed individually by the doctor, it depends on many criteria. For example, diagnosis, age, weight. Be sure to consult your doctor before use.
Side effects and contraindications.
Side effects: anorexia, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, headache, tremor, convulsions, numbness, irritability, phobias,
Contraindications: epilepsy, glucose deficiency, pregnancy, hypersensitivity.