Active Ingredient(s): Norfloxacin
FDA Approved: * October 31, 1986
Pharm Company: * MERCK
Category: Antibiotics

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

Noroxin Overview

Norfloxacin, sold under the brand name Noroxin among others, is an antibiotic[1][2] that belongs to the class of fluoroquinolone antibiotics. It is used to treat urinary tract infections, gynecological infections, inflammation of the prostate gland, gonorrhea and bladder infection.[3][4][5] Eye drops were approved for use in children older than one year of age.[6] Norfloxacin is associated with a n...

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heart failure

After taking this for just 2 days, my ankles and then feet started to swell. I became short of breathe and soon had a hard time climbing stairswalking and talking at he same time. By day 5 my feet ankles and calves had balooned and my chest started to constrict, I became sweaty and had chest pains, my abdomen swelled, i felt exhausted. I called the nurses line because my feel and legs were so swollen and tingly i could not bear it. She told me that iI was experiencing heart failure. I was rushed to the hospital where they did serveral tests. My heart rate was very low (42 per min) and I had fluid in my lungs. After 20 hours in emergency and 14 tests, they concluded that it was the Noroxin. I went off the drug, my swelling went down, my energy level is returning. Please be very careful w...


Benzenesulfonamide, produced in France or Italy ## If I am correct this is an antibiotic from France. It is especially used to treat and prevent urinary tract infections. It is recommended when traveling to ask your doctor for a prescription to take with you, (traveling out of the country I mean.) I think the generic name is Noroxin. Side effects include serious diarrhea, headaches, blurred vision.


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Solution: 0.3%
  • Solution/drops: 0.3%, 0.30%
  • Tablet: 400mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Noroxin: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0006-0705 Noroxin 400 mg Oral Tablet by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.

Other drugs which contain Norfloxacin or a similar ingredient: (2 results)