Norflox (400mg)

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Composition

Norfloxacin(400 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Norfloxacin(400 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

To treat urinary tract infections, infections of the stomach or intestines (travelers’ diarrhea), sexually transmitted diseases (gonorrhea), genital infection, prostate gland infections and eye infection.

SIDE EFFECTS

Dizziness, urge to vomit (nausea), vomiting, headache, indigestion, dry mouth, weakness, cramps in the abdomen, back pain, severe stomach pain, symptoms of severe sunburn such as redness, itching, swelling or blistering; constipation, tenderness, swelling of muscles joints, infections of liver, signs of anaemia, such as tiredness, being short of breath and looking pale.

DRUG INTERACTION

Norfloxacin may interact with caffeine, clozapine, ropinirole, tacrine, theophylline, tizanidine, dexamethasone, methylprednisolone, prednisone, cyclosporine, warfarin, glyburide and probenecid. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Norfloxacin 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.

SUBSTITUTES

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    Rs. 1.80/Tablet
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    Rs. 18
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    Lupin Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 1.97/Tablet
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    Rs. 19.73
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    Aurobindo Pharma Ltd
    Rs. 2.05/Tablet
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    Rs. 20.55
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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Norflox (400mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Norflox (400mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Contraindicated: The drug should not be used by breastfeeding women, as evidences from studies have shown that there is a high risk of causing significant damage to infants.

Can I take Norflox (400mg) with alcohol?

No studies found