Norfloxacin

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Here is the some steps to help you to save money on Norfloxacin purchase.

Read drug prescription

infoIt 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 uses

Norfloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic agent, prescribed for urinary tract infections and eye infections.

Norfloxacin indications

Norfloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic agent, prescribed for urinary tract infections and eye infections. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.

Norfloxacin contraindication

Hypersensitivity.

Norfloxacin dosage

Adult- 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 usage

It 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 precautions

Caution 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 effects

Most 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 warning

Avoid excess dosage.

Norfloxacin storage conditions

Store it at room temperature. ♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA
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Compare prices at online shops

infoPrices 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.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
400 mg100 $123.75Australia, Canada, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
800 mg40 $74.24Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg50 $39.99Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Turkey, Singapore, UK, USA
200 mg70 $45.00Australia, Canada, India, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
400 mg100 $135.00Barbados, Canada, NZ, UK
800 mg40 $70.72Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
400 mg100 $129.00Australia, Canada, Mauritius, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA
100 mg50 $41.50Australia, Canada, India, NZ, Turkey, Singapore, UK, USA
200 mg70 $64.17Canada, India, NZ, Singapore, Turkey, UK, USA


Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
ALFLOX 400MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.16Alkem Laboratories Ltd
ALFLOX 400MG DROPS 1 packet(s) (5 ML drop each) $0.25Alkem Laboratories Ltd
ALFLOX Capsule/ Tablet / 400mg (10 units) $0.31Alkem Laboratories
400 mg10 $0.31
BIOFLOXIN 400MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.16Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
Biofloxin 400 mg Tablet $0.03
400 mg x 10's $0.31
Biofloxin 400mg TAB / 10 $0.31
BIOFLOXIN tab 400 mg x 10's $0.31Biochem
BIOFLOXIN Capsule/ Tablet / 400mg (10 units) $0.31Biochem Pharmaceutical
Flox 400mg Tablet $0.02Lark Laboratories Ltd
Flox 100mg Suspension $0.26Lark Laboratories Ltd
100 mg x 5 mL x 30ml $0.31
Flox 200 mg Tablet $0.07
Floxacin 400 mg Tablet $0.03
Janacin 400 mg x 25 x 4's $26.88
Janacin tab 400 mg 25 x 4's $26.88Biolab
400 mg4 $0.31
400 mg x 4's $0.31
Meriflox 400mg TAB / 4 $0.31
MERIFLOX Capsule/ Tablet / 400mg (4 units) $0.31Merind
MERIFLOX tab 400 mg x 4's $0.31Wockhardt (Merind)
MERIFLOX 400MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (4 tablets each) $0.37Wockhardt Ltd
MERIFLOX 500MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (5 tablets each) $0.61Wockhardt Ltd
Meriflox 400mg Tablet $0.09Wockhardt Ltd
Meriflox 500mg Tablet $0.12Wockhardt Ltd
Negaflox 400 mg Tablet $0.04
NEGAFLOX Capsule/ Tablet / 400mg (10 units) $0.31Zydus Cadila (Alidac Division)
400 mg x 8's $0.35
NEGAFLOX tab 400 mg x 8's $0.35Zydus (Alidac)
Negaflox 400mg TAB / 8 $0.35
Noflo 250 mg Tablet $0.07
250 mg x 10's $0.67
NOFLO tab 250 mg x 10's $0.67Global MS (Intraways)
Noflo 250mg TAB / 10 $0.67
Noflo 500 mg Tablet $0.12
500 mg x 10's $1.20
NOFLO tab 500 mg x 10's $1.20Global MS (Intraways)
Noflo 500mg TAB / 10 $1.20
Noraxin 200 mg Tablet $0.03
Norbactin 200 mg Tablet $0.04
NORBACTIN Capsule/ Tablet / 800mg (4 units) $0.51Ranbaxy
NORBACTIN 400MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.68Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd
Norex 0.25 mg Tablet $0.01
Norex 0.25mg Tablet $0.02Nordic Pharma Ltd
Norex 0.5 mg Tablet $0.03
Norex 0.5mg Tablet $0.03Nordic Pharma Ltd
NOREX tab 0.25 mg x 10's $0.18Nordic
NOREX 0.25MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.18Nordic Pharma Ltd
NOREX 0.5MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.26Nordic Pharma Ltd
NOREX tab 0.5 mg x 10's $0.26Nordic
400 mg10 $0.29
Norstar 400mg Tablet $0.02Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Norstar 400 mg Tablet $0.03
NORSTAR 400MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.19Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
NORSTAR Capsule/ Tablet / 400mg (10 units) $0.29Calyx Remedies
Tamflox 400 mg Tablet $0.03
Tamflox 400mg Tablet $0.03Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Tamflox 400mg TAB / 10 $0.31
TAMFLOX Capsule/ Tablet / 400mg (10 units) $0.31Sun Pharmaceuticals
TAMFLOX tab 400 mg x 10's $0.31Sun
TAMFLOX 400MG TABLET 1 strip(s) (10 tablets each) $0.33Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd
TAMFLOX Liquid / 400mg (30ml units) $0.39Sun Pharmaceuticals
Tamflox 30 ml Suspension $0.06
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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.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by wDrugs.com on Norfloxacin, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Norfloxacin. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

One patient reported useful

How active was the Norfloxacin in relieving patients of the disease or symptoms?
Based on the survey reports from users of wDrugs.com, about Not useful percentage of users claimed the Norfloxacin were useful to them in reducing their symptoms and diseases. However, the effectiveness of the medicine is influenced by many factors like the perception of the symptom, the severity of the conditions, and some other factors; the brand name could also be a factor to an extent. In the event the medicine does not produce the same effective result in your case, ensure you consult your medical expert to reexamine you on your disease or symptoms and prescribe, after that, alternative medications.
Patients%
Not useful1
100.0%

One patient reported price estimates

Do you think The Price of Norfloxacin is Worth It?
Do you feel you paid higher than the value you got from it after usage? According to reports from wDrugs.com users, on whether the Norfloxacin medicine is affordable, users shared different opinions on the question. The views concerning the price of the medicine were based on some factors like the brand the patient bought, the price compared to its level of effectiveness, the nation or country where the medicine is sold, and the amount of money the patient has. For users who are of the opinion that the medicine is unaffordable, they may have to consider a medicine with another brand in a bid to reduce cost.
Patients%
Not expensive1
100.0%

One patient reported doses

What is the specific doses you have used?
Norfloxacin May come in various doses. In most cases, antibiotics, antihypertensive, pain killers and anti-diabetic drugs available in different doses. Your doctor may prescribe any of the doses based on the severity of the patient's condition. According to our reports, users of wDrugs.com used the drugs in the following dosage percentage (Provide dosage percentage). Only a handful of drugs are made in a single or fixed dose. Regular health conditions like fever have similar doses. For instance [acetaminophen, 500mg] was used by the patients surveyed although it comes in different doses.
Patients%
201-500mg1
100.0%

Four patients reported age

Patients%
46-602
50.0%
> 601
25.0%
16-291
25.0%

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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology