Generic Name: Noroxin
What is Noroxin?
Use Noroxin as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions. All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA. Store away from heat, moisture, and light.
Keep Noroxin out of the reach of children and away from pets. This information should not be used to decide whether or not to take Noroxin or any other medicine. Only your health care provider has the knowledge and training to decide which medicines are right for you.
This information does not endorse any medicine as safe, effective, or approved for treating any patient or health condition.
Consult your doctor before use. This medication may cause serious adverse effects. Infants and children: this medication is not intended for use in children younger than 18.
The elderly: Caution is advised in the elderly as they may be more susceptible to adverse effects. Avoid such activities until you know how this medication affects you. Alcohol: avoid concomitant use of alcohol with this medication may increase the antibiotic's sedative effects.
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How should I take Noroxin?
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Standard norfloxacin powder should provide the MIC values outlined in Table 2. Crystalluria has occurred in laboratory animals tested with norfloxacin. Ocular toxicity, seen with some related drugs, was not observed in any norfloxacin-treated animals. Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute, Performance standards for antimicrobial disk susceptibility tests -Tenth edition, Approved Standard CLSI Document M2-A10, Vol.
What should I avoid while taking Noroxin?
Norfloxacin is not suitable for everyone. Do not use it if you are allergic to norfloxacin or to other ingredients of this medicine if you have inflammation of a tendon tendonitis or a history of ruptured tendon caused by norfloxacin or another fluoroquinolone if you have a myasthenia gravis muscle weakness you are taking certain antiarrhythmic medicines or nitrofurantoin In particular, you must tell the doctor if you: are pregnant, planning to get pregnant, or breastfeeding have heart, kidney or liver problems have epilepsy or other neurological conditions have tendon problems have diabetes have myasthenia gravis have heart problems have a stomach infection have brain or nervous system problems have increased pressure in the brain, Alzheimer disease, brain blood vessel problems have recently had a heart attack have blood problems or glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase G6PD problems Norfloxacin interacts with other medicines.
See the package leaflet for a complete list of possible contraindications and warnings. How should I take Norfloxacin. This medicine is available in form of a film-coated tablet.
Noroxin side effects
Noroxin may cause your skin to be more sensitive to sunlight. If your skin does appear to be burning, stop taking Noroxin and tell your doctor. Be careful if you consume large amounts of caffeine while you are taking Noroxin. It increases the chance of you getting side effects from caffeine, for example sleeplessness, anxiety, tremor, increased heartbeat and headache.
ScheduleNoroxin is Schedule 4Common side effectsAll medicines have side effects. These are all serious side effects.
Common Noroxin ide effects may include:
Stop taking norfloxacin until tendinitis or tendon rupture has been ruled out by your healthcare provider.
To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.
The term antibacterial was once used to describe antibiotics that had been produced synthetically rather than naturally.
Taking norfloxacin may worsen muscle weakness in people with myasthenia gravis a disorder of the nervous system that causes muscle weakness and cause severe difficulty breathing or death.
Finish all this medication, even if you have started to feel better. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible and continue on with your regular schedule. Store this medication at room temperature, protect it from light and moisture, and keep it out of the reach of children. Do not dispose of medications in wastewater e.
Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medications that are no longer needed or have expired.
Where can I get more information?
CNS effects characterized as generalized seizures, myoclonus and tremors have been reported with NOROXIN see WARNINGS.
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