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I have no evidence of a causal link, but have a clear temporal link from the antibiotic to a degradation of the uvula continuing months following. Had also tendonitis generally and slow to recede. Any one else? ## Moxifloxacin is a Fluoroquinolone, and this class of medications is known to carry the risk of causing tendonitis, and tendon rupture as side effects, along with nausea, sore throat, headache, diarrhea, and non-allergic skin rash. Ref: Moxifloxacin Information The tendonitis and sore throat side effects might explain the issues you've experienced. However, I must admit to being unsure of exactly what you mean by 'degradation of the uvula', so could you please expound on that? Thank you!1 REPLY Updated
The Dr. Says it is an antibiotic. I just want to know the main active ingredients. Also, does it contain sulfa. ## I just want to know what company manufactured this product ## Yes, it is an antibiotic that contains the active ingredient Moxifloxacin. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. Scooter, what are the markings on the one that has been dispensed to you? Can you please post back and clarify? Same question to the OP, I cannot check the details, without knowing more information.2 REPLIES Updated
Took moxifloxacin 5 days bad side effects is it safe too start amoxicillin as been 2 days since i took moxifloxacin. Had tooth extraction is a precaution because have cvid and had 7 months previously staph aureus sinus infection. Dentist said tooth not infected but been 7 days healing very slow cause diabetic and cvid. Please help. Thank you.. ## Yes, you can smoothly switch from one to the other. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this antibiotic as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. I also experienced a bad reaction to Moxifloxacin a few months ago and was told not to take, again. Is there anything else I can help with?1 REPLY Updated
I recently had a sore throat, cold and fever. I found an old pack of my husband's Moxifloxacin 400 mg and on the first day I took two, on day 2, I took one dose. Then I looked up Moxifloxacin to make sure it was a bd dose, not od. Turns out the whole medicine was wrong. I felt dizzy a couple of times on both days. Should I stop takin it? Or continue once a day for 5 days?? ## Hello, Tans! How are you feeling? You should definitely consult your doctor, this is a very potent antibiotic that can cause some serious side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, and diarrhea, as reported by the FDA. It is never a good idea to try to self-diagnose and take a medication that has not been prescribed for you. Please allow your physician to prescribe an appropriate medication, if one is n...1 REPLY Updated
WHAT IS IT USED FOR ## can i take avelox moxifloxacin hci tablets for ear and throat infection. ## Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic that's used to treat various types of infections. However, due to the risk of developing antibiotic resistance, it should not be used without your doctor's approval and diagnosis of an infection. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea and non-allergic skin rash. Learn more Moxifloxacin details here. Is there anything else I can help with?2 REPLIES Updated
i want to know about moxifloxacin and its side effects during pregnancy ## Moxifloxacin, also called Avelox, is in a class of drugs known as the Quinolone antibiotics. Avelox Side Effects include such serious problems as damage to tendons, joints and muscles. These side effects can be so serious that they do not allow the use of them for children that are not fully grown yet due to the possibility of damage to the unformed bone and cartilage in children. These antibiotics also leach magnesium from the body, a serious problem for pregnant women that can lead to a condition known as toxemia of pregnancy that is quite dangerous. Because of these problems and the fact that there are less dangerous antibiotics for most infections, I would refrain from using Moxifloxacin in pregnancy and ask ...1 REPLY Updated
moxifloxacin hydrochloride ## how moxif 400 iv/tab work in burn patient ## Moxifloxacin is an antibacterial agent, it is used to treat or prevent various types of infections. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, skin rash and diarrhea. Read more: Are there any other comments or questions?2 REPLIES Updated