Svoz

Svoz

moxifloxacin

Manufacturer:

Siam Bheasach

Distributor:

Siam Pharmaceutical
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Moxifloxacin HCl
Indications/Uses
Acute sinusitis, acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis, community-acquired pneumonia, complicated/uncomplicated skin & skin structure infections (SSI), complicated intra-abdominal infections, uncomplicated pelvic inflammatory disease.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Acute sinusitis 1 tab once daily for 10 days. Acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis 1 tab once daily for 5 days. Community-acquired pneumonia 1 tab once daily for 7-14 days. Uncomplicated SSI 1 tab once daily for 7 days. Complicated SSI 1 tab once daily for 7-21 days (since initiated w/ IV form). Complicated intra-abdominal infection 1 tab once daily for 5-14 days (since initiated w/ IV form). Uncomplicated pelvic inflammatory disease 1 tab once daily for 14 days.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Do not take w/ antacid.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to moxifloxacin or other quinolone antibiotics.
Special Precautions
Myasthenia gravis. Avoid exposure to sunlight during therapy. Increased risk of tendonitis & tendon rupture. Known or suspected CNS disorders that predispose to seizures or lower seizure threshold. Severe hepatic impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Elderly w/ epilepsy.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, insomnia, dizziness, headache, skin rash, photosensitivity, arthralgia. QT prolongation.
Drug Interactions
Decreased absorption w/ sucralfate, didanosine, antacid. Arrhythmias may occur w/ drugs that prolong QT interval.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01MA14 - moxifloxacin ; Belongs to the class of fluoroquinolones. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Svoz FC tab 400 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 5's
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