What is Norfloxacin (Noroxin)?

Norfloxacin /  Noroxin

Noroxin is a first generation fluoroquinolone class of antibiotic. Norfloxacin inhibits enzyme bacterial DNA gyrase and prevents super coiling and reseals the ends of DNA. Norfloxacin binds to A subunit of DNA gyrase. The prevention of multiplication of the bacterial helps in effectively treating the infection as well as prevents the infection from spreading.

Side effects of Norfloxacin / Generic Noroxin

The common side effects reported with Norfloxacin during clinical trials are, headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramping, anorexia, hyperhidrosis, asthenia, dyspepsia, flatulence, abdominal pain, back pain, dry mouth, fever, somnolence and rash. Some of the side effects voluntarily reported by patients using Noroxin are hypersensitivity reactions, epidermal necrolysis, pseudomembranous colitis, hepatits, jaundice, elevated liver function tests, peripheral neuropathy, tendon rupture, exacerbation of myasthenia gravis and stomatitis.

Guidelines before using Norfloxacin / Generic Noroxin

Norfloxacin should be taken two hours after a meal or ingestion of milk or other diary products. It is advised not to take multi vitamins, products containing iron or zinc, antacids, sucralfate, pediatric powder for oral solution and buffered tablets within 2 hours of Norfloxacin intake. The patient on Norxin treatment should consume plenty of fluids and the tablet should be taken with a glass of water.

What are the common dosages of Norfloxacin / Generic Noroxin?

The recommended dosage of Norfloxacin in adults for urinary tract infections and prostatitis is 400mg every 12 hours. The duration of treatment depends on the type and severity of infection. The dosage of Norfloxacin for sexually transmitted diseases is 800mg as a single dose. In case of renal impairment and in elderly patients with creatine clearance less than 30ml/min a single dosage of 400 mg is given.

Difference between Brand and Generic

The active ingredient is Norfloxacin in both brand and generic forms. The brand and generic forms mainly differ in packaging, price and brand name. Generic variants are cheaper than brand since there are no expenses for the research and developmental activities. The mechanism of action and method of manufacture is same for both generic and brand forms. You can buy cheap Noroxin pills when it is sold as a generic drug.

Where and How to buy Norfloxacin / Generic Noroxin

You can purchase Noroxin medicine online from our pharmacy. When order Noroxin drug online from us, it will reach your doorstep without any hassles. You can also save more when you buy Noroxin online in more numbers with the volume discounts we offer.

Why is the price of Norfloxacin / Generic Noroxin so cheap at Rx2go.com?

There are various cost reduction measures that we undertake to provide the best quality drugs at the cheapest prices to our customers. We directly source the drugs in bulk quantities from the manufacturers, which help us negotiate better prices. These cost saving measures translate to cheaper prices of drugs at Rx2go.


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