Norxacin

Norxacin

norfloxacin

Manufacturer:

Siam Bheasach

Distributor:

Siam Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Norfloxacin
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Gonorrhea 800 mg single dose. Acute uncomplicated UTI 200 mg bid. Recurrent/complicated UTI 400 mg bid. GI infections 400 mg bid.
Administration
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Take 1 hr before or 2 hr after meals. Ensure adequate hydration. Do not take w/ dairy products.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to quinolones. Infants & prepubertal childn. Pregnancy, lactation.
Special Precautions
Renal or hepatic impairment, epilepsy; CNS damage.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, drowsiness, headache, dizziness, muscular weakness. Rarely, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, convulsions, photosensitivity, crystalluria (high doses).
Drug Interactions
Antacids may reduce absorption. 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
Norxacin FC tab 200 mg
Packing/Price
20 × 8's
Form
Norxacin FC tab 100 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
Form
Norxacin FC tab 400 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 8's;10 × 10's;20 × 8's
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