Active Ingredient(s): Gemifloxacin
FDA Approved: * April 4, 2003
Pharm Company: * OSCIENT
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Factive Overview

Gemifloxacin mesylate (trade name Factive, Oscient Pharmaceuticals) is an oral broad-spectrum quinolone antibacterial agent used in the treatment of acute bacterial exacerbation of chronic bronchitis and mild-to-moderate pneumonia. Vansen Pharma Inc. has licensed the active ingredient from LG Life Sciences of Korea. Contents 1 Indications 2 Microbiology 3 Adverse effects 4 Current findings 5 See also 6 References Indications Gemifloxacin is indicated for the treatment of infections ca...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Tablet: 320mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Factive: (4 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 10122-321 Factive 320 mg Oral Tablet by Cornerstone Therapeutics Inc.
  • 44001-321 Factive 320 mg Oral Tablet by Merus Labs International Inc.
  • 44004-321 Factive (Gemifloxacin 320 mg) by Vansen Pharma Inc.
  • 67707-320 Factive 320 mg Oral Tablet by Oscient Pharmaceuticals

Other drugs which contain Gemifloxacin or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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