Levofloxacin 500mg (Levoquin) tablets is an antibiotic medicine used to treat bacterial infections in adults and children (more than 6 months of age). It is also used in treating infections of the throat, nose, urinary tract, skin, and lungs (pneumonia). It cures the infection by stopping the further growth of the causative microorganisms.
Levoquin 500mg tablet should be used in the dose and duration advised by your concerned doctor. It can be consumed with or without food, preferably at a fixed time. Avoid skipping doses and complete the full course as prescribed by your doctor even if you feel better. Do not take a double dose if you missed the dose. Simply take the next dose on time.
You should not take this medicine if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. Special care should be taken in people with kidney problems while taking this medicine.
Uses of Levoquin 500mg Tablets
- Treatment of Bacterial infections
Benefits of Levoquin 500mg Tablets
In the treatment of Bacterial Infections:
Levoquin 500 tablets is an antibiotic medicine that can be used to treat many different infections caused by bacteria. These include infections of the ear, throat, nose, lungs, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissues in adults and children. It works by killing and stopping the growth of the bacteria causing the infection.
This medicine usually makes you feel better quickly. However, you should continue taking it as long as it is prescribed even if you feel better, to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.
Side Effects of Levoquin 500mg Tablet