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

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

Trovan Overview

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uncoiling of supercoiled DNA in various bacteria by blocking the activity of DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV.[1] It was withdrawn from the market due to the risk of hepatotoxicity.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...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Trovafloxacin, Alatrofloxacin
  • Injection: 5mg/ml
  • Tablet: 100mg, 200mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 100mg, 200mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Trovan: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0049-3780 Trovan 100 mg Oral Tablet by Roerig
  • 0049-3790 Trovan 200 mg Oral Tablet by Roerig

Other drugs which contain Trovafloxacin, Alatrofloxacin or a similar ingredient: (1 result)