Nitroxoline


Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use

Oral
Urinary tract infections
Adult: 600 mg daily in divided doses. Continue treatment for at least 7 days. May also be given with sulfamethizole.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Anuria.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances.
Action
Nitroxoline is a urinary antibacterial with activity against gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria. It also has antifungal properties.
Absorption: Peak plasma concentrations after 2-3 hr (oral).
Storage
Oral: Store below 25°C. Protect from moisture.
CIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01XX07 - nitroxoline ; Belongs to the class of other antibacterials. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
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