Lcyn Risk Factor Pregnancy:
Contraindicated in pregnancy. Lactation: Contraindicated or not recommended.
Hypersensitivity to levofloxacin or ofloxacin, tendon disorders, epilepsy, myasthenia gravis, MRSA. Precautions: Renal impairment, G6PD deficiency, porphyria. Risk of pseudomembranous colitis; consider if patient has persistent diarrhoea (discontinue). Avoid strong UV light. Caution in patients with
Infections caused by pathogens sensitive to levofloxacin. See below under dosage. Dosage Lower Respiratory Infection: Adults: 500 mg
orally or IV once daily for 5 days. Children: Not recommended. Nosocomial Pneumonia: Adults: 750 mg orally or IV once daily for 7-14 days. Children: Not recommended. Upper Respiratory Infection: Sinusitis: Adults: 500 mg orally or IV once daily for 10-14 days or 750 ma orally or once daily for 5 days