Levofloxacin is an antibiotic that is used to treat bacterial infections. These infections may include those of the lungs, bone, joints, skin, eyes and ears.
Commom side effects include:Oral tablets
Rare but serious side effects include:
If you experience any of these symptoms, you should stop your medication and see your healthcare professional immediately.
Inform your healthcare professional if:
Avoid consuming the following foods or medications together with Levofloxacin:
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Then take your next dose at the usual time. If it is less than 8 hours until the next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take two doses to make up for the missed dose.
Pack this medication into a black trash bag and seal it tightly before throwing into the rubbish chute or bin.
Discard eye drops 4 weeks after opening.