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PFLX Brand names, PFLX Analogs

PFLX Brand Names Mixture

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PFLX Chemical_Formula


PFLX RX_link

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PFLX fda sheet

PFLX msds (material safety sheet)

PFLX Synthesis Reference

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PFLX Molecular Weight

333.358 g/mol

PFLX Melting Point

271 oC

PFLX H2O Solubility

11.4 mg/mL at 25 oC

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PFLX Dosage Forms

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PFLX Indication

For the treatment of uncomplicated gonococcal urethritis in males and for gram-negative-bacterial infections in the gastrointestinal system and the genitourinary tract.

PFLX Pharmacology

Pefloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic. Flouroquinolones such as pefloxacin possess excellent activity against gram-negative aerobic bacteria such as E.coli and Neisseria gonorrhoea as well as gram-positive bacteria including S. pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus. They also posses effective activity against shigella, salmonella, campylobacter, gonococcal organisms, and multi drug resistant pseudomonas and enterobacter.

PFLX Absorption

Well absorbed by the oral route.

PFLX side effects and Toxicity

Adverse reactions include peripheral neuropathy, nervousness, agitation, anxiety, and phototoxic events (rash, itching, burning) due to sunlight exposure.

PFLX Patient Information

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PFLX Organisms Affected

Enteric bacteria and other eubacteria