Prosxaflo 750mg 7 Tabs, Levofloxacin
INDICATIONS: FLEVOX is indicated for the treatment of adults over 18 years with mild infections, moderate and severe damages caused by susceptible organisms, such as:
Acute maxillary sinusitis due to Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae or Moraxella catarrhalis.
Acute bacterial exacerbation of chronic bronchitis due to Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, Haemophilus parainfluenzae, or Moraxella catarrhalis.
Community-acquired pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, Haemophilus parainfluenzae, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Moraxella catarrhalis, Chlamydia pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae or Legionella pneumophilia.
Uncomplicated skin and its structures (mild to moderate) including abscesses, cellulitis, furunculosis, impetigo, pyoderma due to Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pyogenes.
Complicated urinary tract infections (mild to moderate) due to Enterococcus faecalis, Enterobacter cloacae, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Proteus mirabilis, or Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Acute pyelonephritis (mild to moderate) caused by Escherichia coli.
Urinary tract infections, uncomplicated (mild to moderate) due to Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae or Staphylococcus saprophyticus.
CONTRAINDICATIONS Levofloxacin is contraindicated in persons with a history or hypersensitivity to levofloxacin, quinolone antimicrobial agents, or any other part of this medicine.
PRECAUTIONS: Should be used with caution in patients with renal failure, since elimination of levofloxacin may be reduced.Moderate to severe reactions have occurred phototoxicity in patients exposed to sunlight, so sun exposure should be reduced or prevented.
Antacids containing calcium, magnesium or aluminum, as well as sucralfate, divalent or trivalent cations such as iron or multivitamins containing zinc or products containing any of these components should not be taken within two hours before or after levofloxacin administration.
As with other quinolones, levofloxacin should be used with caution in patients with CNS disorders known or suspected that may predispose them to seizures or decreased threshold to them.
Some quinolones have been associated with prolongation of the QT interval on the electrocardiogram and infrequent cases arrhythmias.
Periodic evaluations are recommended systems functions, including renal, hepatic, and hematopoietic systems.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: Oral.
The usual dose is 500 FLEVOX tablets or 750 mg every 24 hours
Drug Name: PROSXAFLO
Brand comparative PROSXAFLO
Active Ingredient: Levofloxacin
Response time: No
Pharmaceutical Laboratory Hispano, SA de CV
Box 7 tablets
Made in: Mexico