Janacin

Janacin

norfloxacin

Manufacturer:

Biolab

Distributor:

Biopharm
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Norfloxacin
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Gonorrhea (PPNG & non-PPNG) 800 mg single dose. Acute uncomplicated UTI 200 mg bid. Recurrent or complicated UTI 400 mg bid. GIT infections 400 mg bid.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals, w/ a glass of water. Ensure adequate hydration. Do not take w/ dairy products.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to quinolones. Pregnancy & lactation. Prepubertal childn.
Special Precautions
Renal or hepatic impairment, CNS damage, epilepsy.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, neurological disorders, muscular weakness. Occasionally, alterations in blood parameters, convulsion. Risk of crystalluria.
Drug Interactions
Antacids may reduce absorption. Concurrent use w/ probenecid reduces excretion. May potentiate effects of oral anticoagulant, phenytoin, theophylline.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01MA06 - norfloxacin ; Belongs to the class of fluoroquinolones. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Janacin tab 400 mg
Packing/Price
4's
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