Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Norfloxacin purchase.
Read drug prescription
It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Norfloxacin before taking it.
Norfloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic agent, prescribed for urinary tract infections and eye infections.
Norfloxacin indicationsNorfloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic agent, prescribed for urinary tract infections and eye infections. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.
Norfloxacin dosageAdult- PO- The recommended dosage is one 400-mg tablet once daily for the duration given above.
Ophthalmic- As 0.3% solution: Instill 1-2 drops 4 times/day for upto 7 days. May increase to 2 hourly for the 1st day in more severe infections.
Norfloxacin usageIt comes as a tablet to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.
It also comes as eye drops to instill into the affected eyes as directed by your physician.
Norfloxacin precautionsCaution should be exercised in patients with history of stomach infection, nerve problems, myasthenia gravis, brain tumor or injury, Alzheimer disease, seizures, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G-6PD) deficiency, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause dizziness, lightheadedness, or tiredness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking Norfloxacin.
Avoid exposure to sunlight.
Norfloxacin side effectsMost Common - Nausea, abdominal pain, indigestion, constipation, gas and heartburn.
Gastrointestinal - Abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, dry mouth, indigestion/heartburn, flatulence and vomiting.
♦ Miscellaneous - Itching, rash, drowsiness, back pain and fever, DRESS syndrome.
Norfloxacin warningAvoid excess dosage.
Norfloxacin storage conditionsStore it at room temperature. ♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA
Compare prices at online shops
Prices of the drug can vary in different shops. There will be a variation in price from pharmacy to an online shop. Most online shops will have a little lower price when compared to pharmacy stores, so you need to cross check before buying. Just go to a nearest pharmacy store and check for prices before you decide on buying. You should also be checking and comparing prices among various online stores and should be choosing the affordable and best store. The prices also vary based on brands, and you should note few stores sell specific brands, and you should learn to compare prices of same brand in different stores. Below are the prices of Norfloxacin medicine in some well-known online stores.
Select the most affordable brand or generic drug
Norfloxacin - Frequently asked Questions
Can Norfloxacin be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?
In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.
It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.
Can Norfloxacin be taken or consumed while pregnant?
Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.
Can Norfloxacin be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?
Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.
Information checked by Dr. Shikha Narang, MD Pharmacology