Sparfloxacin 200mg/400mg tablets,
List of Related Indications:
- Respiratory tract infection
- Skin & soft tissue infection
- Surgical infections
- Urinary tract infections- UTI
List Of Drugs:
- Sparfloxacin - @ Fluoroqinolones- (Nov 1996)
Indication Type Description:
Dosages/ Overdosage Etc
Interaction with Food
Pregnancy and lactation
Fluoroquinolones include the following : Ciprofloxacin, Norfloxacin, Lomefloxacin, Ofloxacin, Pefloxacin, Enoxacin
Interacting drugs -summary
Al and Mag decr antacids contg. Al and Mg reduce bioavailibity of sparfloxacin
Digoxin levels in plasma may increase
Respiratory tract infection, Genito-urinary infection, Skin and soft tisssue infection
Fluoroquinolones include the following : Ciprofloxacin, Norfloxacin, Lomefloxacin, Ofloxacin, Pefloxacin, Enoxacin, Moxifloxacin, Sparfloxacin Gatifloxacin, Nadifloxacin
Diarrhoea, abdominal pain, Nausea, vomiting, Anorexia,, stomatitis,
Thirst, constipation. Jaundice, renal failure, Elevation of liver enzymes. BUN and creatinine. Cutaneous allergy,
Pyrexia, anaphylactoid reaction, Headache, dizziness,
Convulsions, tremors, Myalgia, rhabdomyolysis, Thrombocytopenia and eosinophilia.
Hypersensitivity, pregnancy and lactation, children.
Elderly patients, patients with a history of epilepsy, severe renal dysfunction.
Dosages/ Overdosage Etc:
Respiratory tract infection, Genito-urinary tract infection, Skin and soft tissue infection
The dosage range varies from 100mg to 400mg once daily after food.
The duration of theapy varies from 5 to 10 days.
AVOID CONCURRENT USE WITH ERYTHROMYCIN
Interaction with Food:
No interaction with food
Pregnancy and lactation:
Use contraindicated Observe caution if required to be used during pregnancy and lactation