Medicine : Jilevoxa

Manufacturer:John Walter Labs
Generic Use:Levofloxacin
Composition:Levofloxacin(500 Mg)

Generic ( Levofloxacin )

Typical use Of Levofloxacin :To Treat Bacterial Infections Of Sinuses, Lungs, Urinary Tract, Including Kidneys Or Bladder; Prostate Gland, And Skin And Soft Tissue Infections.
Mechanism of action of Levofloxacin :Levofloxacin Belongs To A Group Of Antibiotics Called Fluoroquinolones And Kills A Wide Range Of Infection Causing Bacteria Both Gram Positive And Gram Negative. It Acts By Inhibiting Enzymes (DNA Gyrase And Topoisomerase IV) Involved In DNA Processes That Are Essential For Bacterial Growth And Survival Thereby Killing The Bacteria.
Drug Interaction of Levofloxacin :Levofloxacin Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Aluminium Hydroxide And Oxide, Sucralfate, Cyclosporin A, Fenbufen, Probenecid, Cimetidine, Theophylline, Cyclosporine, Warfarin. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Levofloxacin :Urge To Vomit (nausea), Vomiting, Diarrhea, Abdominal Pain, Indigestion, Constipation, Headache, Sleeping Problems, Dizziness, Anxiety, Restlessness, Confusion, Fever, Rash, Or Severe Skin Reactions (Stevens Johnson Syndrome), Itching, Liver Dysfunction (elevated Liver Enzymes) And Pounding, Thumping Or Fluttering Sensation In The Chest (palpitations).


How Levofloxacin will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Levofloxacin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Levofloxacin

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