Moxiflox Tablet

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  • Contains / Salt: Moxifloxacin (400 mg)
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    Moxiflox Tablet Information

    Moxiflox Tablet is a prescription medicine that is available as a Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Bacterial Infections. Moxiflox Tablet also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Moxiflox Tablet. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

    Common side effects of Moxiflox Tablet include Nausea or vomiting, Diarrhoea. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Moxiflox Tablet can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Normally, these side effects of Moxiflox Tablet are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

    It is also important to note that Moxiflox Tablet has a Moderate effect for pregnant women and Severe effect on lactating mothers. It is important to know if Moxiflox Tablet has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Moxiflox Tablet related warnings section.

    Moxiflox Tablet can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Moxiflox Tablet in conditions like Myasthenia Gravis (MG), Peripheral Neuropathy, Neuropathy, Peripheral. The section on Moxiflox Tablet contraindications lists all such conditions.

    Drug interactions for Moxiflox Tablet have been reported in the medical literature. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to the above precautions for Moxiflox Tablet, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



    Moxiflox Tablet Benefits & Uses

    Moxiflox Tablet is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Moxiflox Tablet Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Bacterial Infections
    • Before or After Meal: Either
    • Single Maximum Dose: 400 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Bacterial Infections
    • Before or After Meal: Either
    • Single Maximum Dose: 400 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: 2 weeks
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


    Moxiflox Tablet Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Moxiflox Tablet is used -

    Severe

    Moderate

    • पेट दर्द

    Mild

    Common

    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhoea

    Moxiflox Tablet Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Moxiflox Tablet safe for pregnant women?


      Moxiflox can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Moxiflox, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Moxiflox Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


      Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Moxiflox. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Moxiflox Tablet on the Kidneys?


      Moxiflox is completely safe for kidneys.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Moxiflox Tablet on the Liver?


      Using Moxiflox does not have any harmful effects on the liver.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Moxiflox Tablet on the Heart?


      Moxiflox may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

      Mild


    Moxiflox Tablet Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Moxiflox Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Moxiflox Tablet

    • Is this Moxiflox Tablet habit forming or addictive?


      Moxiflox Tablet is not addictive in nature.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      After taking Moxiflox Tablet, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine, as Moxiflox Tablet can make you drowsy.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, but consume Moxiflox Tablet only on doctor's advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, Moxiflox Tablet cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

      No

    Moxiflox Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Moxiflox Tablet


      Some foods when eaten with Moxiflox Tablet can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

      Mild
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Moxiflox Tablet


      Drinking alcohol while taking Moxiflox Tablet may lead to slight side effects. If you experience any side effects, contact your doctor.

      Mild


    Frequently asked Questions about Moxiflox Tablet

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Moxiflox cover anaerobes?

    Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB , General Surgery

    Yes, Moxiflox covers anaerobes. It is effective against some of the anaerobic bacteria such as Bacteroides fragilis, Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron, Clostridium perfringens, and Peptostreptococcus species.

    Question over 4 years ago

    Is Moxiflox helpful in treating pneumonia?

    Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Moxiflox is helpful in treating pneumonia. It is used in the treatment of commnunity acquired pneumonia caused by bacteria Streptococcus pneumoniae, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, and Chlamydophilia pneumoniae. The duration of treatment depends on infection severity and patients medical condition but it is generally given for 7-14 days.

    Question about 4 years ago

    Can I take Moxiflox with paracetamol?

    Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Moxiflox can be taken with paracetamol. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. It is safe to take Moxiflox along with paracetamol if it does not exceed the recommended dosage.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Does Moxiflox cause tendinitis?

    Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Moxiflox might cause tendinitis and tendon rupture. It has been associated with an increased risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture in patients of all ages.

    Question over 4 years ago

    Can Moxiflox be used for UTI?

    ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Moxiflox can be used for UTI (urinary tract infection) caused by bacteria Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae. However, it is not generally preferred as a first line drug of choice for the treatment of UTI. It is only prescribed in UTI when other drugs are not effective in treating the infection.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 579-584

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 714

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Avelox (moxifloxacin hydrochloride)

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