Active Ingredient: Norfloxacin
The usual dose in adults is 1 film-coated tablet 400 mg norfloxacin twice daily.
The recommended dose is 1 film-coated tablet 400 mg norfloxacin once daily. Swallow the tablets with a glass of water at least one hour before or two hours after a meal or drink of milk. Preferably the tablets should be taken in the morning and evening.
If you only take a single daily dose, always take this at the same time of day.
The duration of treatment depends on the type and severity of infection. For women with acute, uncomplicated inflammation of the bladder, the usual duration of treatment is a 3 day course of this medicine with the recommended dose.
In the treatment of urinary tract infections, adults will generally need to use this medicine for 7-10 days.
In chronic inflammation of the prostate the usual duration of treatment is 4 weeks. The symptoms of urinary tract infection, such as a burning sensation experienced during passing water, pain, and fever, will generally disappear within 1-2 days.
However, the treatment course with this medicine should be continued for up to 12 weeks in chronic relapsing urinary tract infections.
If you take more Norfloxacin 400 mg than you should If you have taken a double dose, you only need to contact your doctor if side effects occur.
Continue taking your medicine regularly as prescribed. If you have taken more than a double dose by mistake, contact your doctor immediately.
If you forget to take Norfloxacin 400 mg Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten tablet, just carry on with the next one as normal.
If you stop taking Norfloxacin 400 mg It is important that you complete the course of treatment, even if you begin to feel better after a few days.
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist or nurse.
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. Allergic reactions can, very rarely, be life-threatening. Achilles tendon.
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Norfloxacin fights bacteria in the body. Norfloxacin is used to treat different bacterial infections of the prostate or urinary tract bladder and kidneys.
The piperazinyl group confers activity against some Pseudomonas spp. Mechanism of Action Manufacturers of fluoroquinolones emphasize the fact that these drugs have very different mechanisms of action from such groups as the beta-lactams and aminoglycosides.