Class: Antibacterials: Floroquinolones (Anti-infectives)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C12H12N2O3 = 232.2
Precautions: Care in patients subject to convulsions, impaired renal or hepatic function.
Indications/Uses: Uncomplicated urinary tract infections due to gram negative bacteria other than pseudomonas 0.5-1g qid, on empty stomach with plenty of water.
Side Effects: Gastro-intestinal upset. cns and visual disturbances. skin rashes. blood disorders. convulsions. photosensitivity. intracranial hypertension.