L-Flo

Levofloxacin hemihydrate 500 - 750mg Tablet
  • Indication

    • A levoisomer of Ofloxacin
    • A broad spectrum antibiotic: Active against both gram positive and gram negative bacteria, intra cellular as well as anaerobic bacteria
    • Has excellent tissue penetration
    • Completely absorbed
    • More potent than offloxacin and ciprofloxacin
    • Used to treat severe or life-threatening bacterial infections or bacterial infections that have failed to respond to other antibiotic classes

  • Dose

    • Nosocomial Pneumonia: 750 mg daily for 7 to 14 days
    • Community acquired Pneumonia: 500 mg daily for 7-14 days or 750 mg daily for 5 days
    • Acute bacterial sinusitis: 750 mg daily for 5 days or 500 mg daily for 10-14 days
    • Acute bacterial exacerbation of chronic bronchitis: 500 mg daily for 7 days
    • Complicated skin and skin structure infections: 750 mg daily for 7-14 days
    • Uncomplicated skin and skin structure infections: 500 mg daily for 7-10 days
    • Chronic bacterial prostatitis: 500 mg daily for 28 days
    • Complicated urinary tract infections: 750 mg daily for 5 days or 250 mg daily for 10 days
    • Uncomplicated urinary tract infections: 250 mg daily for 3 days
    • Acute pyelonephritis: 250 mg daily for 10 days
    • Inhalational anthrax (post exposure): 500 mg daily for 60 days