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Consuming alcohol with Isofloxin does not cause any harmful side effects.
Information regarding the use of Isofloxin during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Isofloxin is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Isofloxin may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Isofloxin in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Isofloxin should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Isofloxin may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Isofloxin is an antibiotic, used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in treating infections of the urinary tract, nose, throat, sk... View More
Uses of Isofloxin
- Bacterial infections
Side effects of Isofloxin
How to use Isofloxin
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Isofloxin is to be taken w... View More
How Isofloxin works
Isofloxin is an antibiotic. It works by stopping the action of a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This prevents the bacterial cells from dividing and... View More
What if you forget to take Isofloxin?
If you miss a dose of Isofloxin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your... View More
- Your doctor has prescribed Isofloxin to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
- Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
- Discontinue Isofloxin and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
- Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your sto... View More
- Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
Susceptible infections, Gonococcal urethritis, Acute uncomplicated cystitis
Should be taken with food. Take w/ meals.
Oral Susceptible infections Adult: 400 mg bid. Acute uncomplicated cystitis in women; Gonococcal urethritis in men Adult: 800 mg as single dose. ... View More
Renal impairment: Dose reduction may be necessary.
Hypersensitivity to quinolones, children <12 yr, pregnancy, lactation.
Mode of Action
Pefloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial that exhibits its bactericidal action by inhibition of DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV which are needed fo... View More
Underlying CNS disease; hepatic disease; renal impairment. Avoid sun exposure, may cause severe sunburn.
Nausea, vomiting, gastric pain, dizziness, insomnia, allergic skin reactions, thrombocytopaenia, leukopenia/neutropenia, photosensitisation, arthropathy... View More
Reduced absorption with antacids, didanosine (DDI), iron salts, pirenzepine, sucralfate, vincristine, zinc salts; increased levels with cimetidine, prob... View More
Alternative brand for Isofloxin
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More