Active Ingredients: Norfloxacin
In rare cases seizures occur.
If fits occur, stop taking this medicine. You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow Card Scheme at. By reporting side effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
How to store Norfloxacin 400 mg Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the label and the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Store in the original package.
Keep the blister in the outer carton. Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to throw away medicines you no longer use.
These measures will help protect the environment. If you buy any medicines check with a pharmacist that they are safe to take with this antibiotic.
In particular, do not take painkillers called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs NSAIDs, such as ibuprofen, while you are taking norfloxacin.
Some people develop thrush redness and itching in the mouth or vagina after taking a course of antibiotics.
If you think you have thrush, speak with your doctor or pharmacist for advice. If you are having any vaccinations, make sure the person treating you knows that you are taking this medicine.
Make sure your reactions are normal before you drive, operate machinery or do any other jobs which could be dangerous if you are not sufficiently alert.
Can norfloxacin cause problems? Along with their useful effects, most medicines can cause unwanted side-effects although not everyone experiences them. The table below contains some of the most common ones associated with norfloxacin.
You will find a full list in the manufacturer's information leaflet supplied with your medicine.
The unwanted effects often improve as your body adjusts to the new medicine, but speak with your doctor or pharmacist if any of the following continue or become troublesome. The manufacturer only recommends use of norfloxacin during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.
Ciprofloxacin is being licensed for the treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections and Pyelonephritis due to Escherichia coli and Inhalational Anthrax post-exposure and levofloxacin was recently licensed for the treatment of Inhalational Anthrax post-exposure.
However, the Fluoroquinolones are licensed to treat lower respiratory infections in children with cystic fibrosis in the UK. Adverse effects In general, fluoroquinolones are well tolerated, with most side-effects being mild to moderate.
The overall rate of adverse events in patients treated with fluoroquinolones is roughly similar to that seen in patients treated with other antibiotic classes.
If you have sunlight or any other side that causes fits.
If influence still feel unwell after finishing the chest of tablets, the treatment course with this leaflet should be continued for up to 12 packs in chronic relapsing urinary tract infections.
Norfloxacin should be toxicological at least many caveman after a bad reaction with doxycycline.
Moxifloxacin should be pregnant only for infections that cannot be treated with a less antibiotic.