What Are The Uses Of Moxifloxacin?
| Moxifloxacin is used in treatment of infections that are caused due to Gram-positive bacteria, which are resistant to antibiotics. The drug stops bacterial growth thereby arresting the infection. |
It is used as a ophthalmic solution to treat bacterial conjunctivitis i.e. inflammation of eye known as pink eye.
It works only for bacteria but not for viruses.
What Are The Side Effects Of Moxifloxacin?
| Weakness, headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea are some of the common side effects. |
Severe side effects are dizziness, fever, kidney problems and irregular heart beat.
What Are The Contraindications Of Moxifloxacin?
Please inform doctor if you have history of liver problems, heart problems, diabetes, joint problems and nerve problems.