Lomefloxacin

Category: Antibiotics



Lomefloxacin Overview

Lomefloxacin hydrochloride (sold under the following brand names in English-speaking countries Maxaquin, Okacyn, Uniquin) is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections including bronchitis and urinary tract infections. It is also used to prevent urinary tract infections prior to surgery. Lomefloxacin is associated with phototoxicity and central nervous system adverse effects.[2] October 2008 the FDA added the following black box warning to the product inse...

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reason prescribed ## my dad is taking it & I want to know why ## @sarah, Based on my research, Lomax (Lomefloxacin) is an antibiotic in a class of drugs called fluoroquinolones. Lomefloxacin is used to treat various bacterial infections, such as bronchitis. It is also used to prevent urinary tract infections prior to surgery. Lomefloxacin is associated with phototoxicity and central nervous system adverse effects. Some side effects are: nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea, headache, lightheadedness, or drowsiness, ringing in the ears, increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight. If the following serious side effects occur, stop taking this medication and seek emergency medical attention: allergic reaction (difficulty breathing, closing of the throat, swelling of the lips, tongue, or fac...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Lomefloxacin
  • Tablet: 400mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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