What should I avoid while taking Medofloxine?
Avoid driving or hazardous activity until you know how Medofloxine will affect you. Your reactions could be impaired.
Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or bloody, call your doctor before using anti-diarrhea medicine.
Medofloxine could make you sunburn more easily. Avoid sunlight or tanning beds. Wear protective clothing and use sunscreen (SPF 30 or higher) when you are outdoors. Tell your doctor if you have severe burning, redness, itching, rash, or swelling after being in the sun.
Generic Name: Medofloxine (oral) (oh FLOX a sin)Brand Name: Floxin, Floxin I.V.
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com on Jan 7, 2019 – Written by Cerner Multum
What Is Medofloxine and How Does It Work?
Medofloxine is a broad-spectrum fluoroquinolone antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections that cause bronchitis, pneumonia, chlamydia, gonorrhea, skin infections, urinary tract infections, and infections of the prostate.
Medofloxine is available under the following different brand names: Floxin.
Is Medofloxine safe to take while pregnant or breastfeeding?
Medofloxine should be avoided during pregnancy because it is secreted in breast milk and can cause adverse events in the infant.
Medofloxine should be avoided in nursing mothers, as safe use has not been established.