Is Generic noroxin an antibiotic?
This medication belongs to a class of drugs known as quinolone antibiotics. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. This antibiotic treats only bacterial infections. It will not work for viral infections (such as common cold, flu).
What is Generic Noroxin 400mg used for?
Generic Noroxin is a prescription medicine used to treat the symptoms of bacterial infections of the prostate and urinary tract. Noroxin may be used alone or with other medications. Generic Noroxin belongs to a class of drugs called Antibiotic.
Can the use of Generic Noroxin cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Norfloxacin can cause diarrhea. It is a medicine which kills dangerous bacteria. However, it also changes the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are feeling severe diarrhea, discuss to your doctor about it.
Can I stop taking Generic Noroxin when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Noroxin and finish the full course of therapy, even if you feel much. Your symptoms may improve before the disease is completely cured.
Can the use of Generic Noroxin increase the risk of muscle damage?
Yes, use of Noroxin is known to increase the risk of muscle damage, commonly in the ankle (Achilles tendon). Muscle damage can happen in people of all ages who take Generic Noroxin. Inform your doctor if you feel any muscle pain while using this medicine