Infections & Infestations
International Brand Name:
Apo-Norflox, Chibroxin, Floxin, Insensye, Norflohexal, Noroxin, Norfocin, Nufloxib, Roxin, Utin, Utinor
100MG; 200 mg; 400 mg;800 mg
In treatment of:
Treatment of UTIs ,Treatment of uncomplicated Gonorrhoea
4. Abdominal discomfort
1. Hypersensitivity to Norfloxacin and other Fluoroquinolones
1. Hepatic impairment
2. Renal impairment
5. Caution while driving the vehicle or operating machine or involved in any hazardous activities
6. Avoid exposure to sunlight.
Antineoplastic drugs: Decrease serum levels of norfloxacin.
Caffeine: Enhanced efficacy of caffeine.
Oral anticoagulants: Enhanced effects of anticoagulants.
Cyclosporine: Nephrotoxicity increased by norfloxacin.
Theophylline: Increased plasma levels of theophylline resulting in toxicity.
Adults: 400 mg twice daily.
UTI: 800 mg / day in 2 divided doses for 3 - 21 days; Dose is determined on the basis of severity of the infection, type of infecting organism
Typhoid fever: 800 mg / day in 2 divided doses for 2 weeks.
Gonorrhoea: 800 mg / day as a single dose
Prostatitis: 800 mg / day in 2 divided doses for 4 weeks
Gastroenteritis: 800 mg / day in 2 divided doses for 5 days.
Traveler`s diarrhoea: 800 mg / day in 2 divided doses for up to 3 days