Active substances: Norfloxacin
If you still feel unwell after finishing the course of tablets, go back to see your doctor.
Getting the most from your treatment Remember to keep any routine appointments with your doctor. This is so your progress can be monitored.
Protect your skin by using a sunscreen, particularly if you are exposed to strong sunlight for a prolonged period of time.
Do not use sunbeds.
If you buy any medicines check with a pharmacist that they are safe to take with this antibiotic. In particular, do not take painkillers called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs NSAIDs, such as ibuprofen, while you are taking norfloxacin.
Some people develop thrush redness and itching in the mouth or vagina after taking a course of antibiotics. If you think you have thrush, speak with your doctor or pharmacist for advice.Sa pugad na ito tinitipon ang ng isang maliit na pondo upang tustusang ang proyekto at nakapagplanong gumawa gunita ng paaralan sa lahat ng nagkaroon ng kaugnayan dito: mga nagtapos larawan, at iba pang alaala kasalukuyang guro at kawani; at lahat aktibong bumalikat ng kanilang tungkulin bilang kaagapay ng paaralan.
If you are having any vaccinations, make sure the person treating you knows that you are taking this medicine. Make sure your reactions are normal before you drive, operate machinery or do any other jobs which could be dangerous if you are not sufficiently alert.
Can norfloxacin cause problems?
Along with their useful effects, most medicines can cause unwanted side-effects although not everyone experiences them. The table below contains some of the most common ones associated with norfloxacin. The usual dose is one 400 mg tablet, taken twice a day.
Swallow the tablet with a drink of water.
This is because your body absorbs less norfloxacin after a meal, which means the medicine is less effective. Try to space out the doses over the day - so ideally, take a dose every 12 hours.
Do not drink milk or take indigestion remedies or medicines containing iron or zinc such as multivitamin tablets during the two hours before you take norfloxacin, or during the two hours after you have taken a dose.