PRAVOX

GENERIC NAME:

Levofloxacin

FORM:

Film Coated Tablet

FORMULATION:

Each film-coated tablet contains:

  • Levofloxacin hemihydrate 768.68 mg (equivalent to 750 mg Levofloxcin)

INDICATION AND USAGE:

Levofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial with a wider spectrum of activity. It has been used in the treatment of a wide range of infections including lower respiratory tract infections, skin infections, typhoid and paratyphoid fever and urinary tract infections. Levofloxacin is also used in the prophylaxis of meningococcal meningitis and for surgical infections.

DOSAGE and ADMINISTRATION:

Usual adult dose: 250 mg to 500 mg once daily for 7 to 14 days or as prescribed by a physician. Doses of 750 mg once daily for 7 to 14 days may be used for complicated skin infections and for hospital-acquired pneumonia: a shorter course of 750 mg once daily for 5 days may be given for community-acquired pneumonia, acute bacterial sinusitis, complicated urinary tract infection and acute pyelonephritis. Doses should be reduced in patients with renal impairment. Or as prescribed by a physician.

AVAILABILITY:

10 tablets per blister pack (Box of 30’s)

Category:

Description

PRAVOX

Levofloxacin

750mg Film-Coated Tablet Antibacterial

 

ADVISORY: PRAVOX is a prescription medicine. Consult your physician and other healthcare providers before taking this medicine. The content of this page is to provide information only. It is not construed as a substitute for a professional medical advice and should not be relied upon in that regard. You must undertake to carefully read all product packaging and labels prior to use.