Active Ingredient(s): Trovafloxacin, Alatrofloxacin
FDA Approved: * December 18, 1997
Pharm Company: * PFIZER
Category: Antibiotics

Trovafloxacin (sold as Trovan by Pfizer and Turvel by Laboratorios Almirall) is a broad spectrum antibiotic that inhibits the uncoiling of supercoiled DNA in various bacteria by blocking the activity of DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV.[1] It was withdrawn from the market due to the risk of hepatotoxicity. It had better Gram-positive bacterial coverage and less Gram-negative coverage than the previous fluoroquinolones. Contents 1 Adverse reactions 2 Manufacturing 3 Society an... [wikipedia]

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Dosage List

Trovan 100 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0049-3780
Trovan 200 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 0049-3790