Brand Name: Tequin
Generic Name: Gatifloxacin
Strength: 400mg/40ml iv
Pack size: 1
Trade Price: KES 2,048.00
Retail Price: @ KES 2,730.00
Class: Antibacterials: Floroquinolones (Anti-infectives)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C19H22FNO3O4.1.5H2O = 402.4
Precautions: Hypersensitivity to quinolones.
Indications/Uses: Chronic bronchitis, community acquired pneumonia, sinusitis, skin and soft tissue infection; 400mg od for 5-10 days. gonorrhoea and uncomplicated uti, 400mg sta
Interactions: Antacids may impair absorption.
Side Effects: Diarrhoea. nausea. dizziness. headache. vaginitis. local reaction to injection.