Volequin tablets

Dexa Medica

Ingredients in every tablet

Levofloxacin 500 mg

Each package contains

1 strip of 10 tablets

Other details

Dosage form:Tablet; coated
Flavour None

W.H.O. classification

ATC Level 1 J - Antiinfectives for systemic use
ATC Level 2 J01 - Antibacterials for Systemic Use
ATC Level 3 J01M - Quinolone Antibacterials

Warnings

Pregnancy

NOT SAFEThis item is not safe for use during pregnancy.

Lactation

NOT SAFEThis item is not safe for use during lactation.

Alcohol

CONSULT YOUR DOCTORSafety of this item for use with alcohol has not been established. Please consult your doctor.

Machinery

CAUTIONThis item may not be safe for use while operating heavy machinery. Use with caution and after consultation with your doctor.

Available in

Myanmar
Cambodia

Dosage information

OTHER DETAILS
Usual dose in patients with normal renal function (creatinine clearance >80 ml/minute) is 250-500 mg once daily. The dosage can be used usually for 7-14 days depending on the severity of the disease.

Indication

Levofloxacin hemihydrate is indicated For adults (≥18 years) in infections with susceptible microorganism, such as:
– Acute maxillary sinusitis.
– Acute bacterial exacerbations of chronic bronchitis.
– Community-acquired pneumonia.
– Uncomplicated skin and skin structure infections.
– Complicated urinary tract infection.
– Acute pyelonephritis.
Culture and susceptibility testing performed periodically during therapy will provide information about the continued susceptibility of the pathogens to the antimicrobial agent and also the possible emergence of bacterial resistance