Nadifloxacin - Indications, Dosage, Side Effects and Precautions


Information about Nadifloxacin

Generic Name : Nadifloxacin
Up-to-date prescription details regarding Nadifloxacin are provided here.

Understand it's uses, recommended dosages, its indications, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its and its storage instructions.
You will also find a list of the medication's International and Indian brand or trade names, as well as its pricing information. For verification of the information presented on this page or for additional clarifications, it's advisable to consult your doctor.

ICD Code : Y56 Therapeutic Classification : Antibacterials And Antibiotics

Trade Names/Brand Names of Nadifloxacin

India :

International :

Acuatim, Activon, Nadiflox, Nadoxin, Nadixa

Why is Nadifloxacin Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a topical antibiotic, prescribed for acne vulgaris. It inhibits the enzyme DNA gyrase that is involved in bacterial replication.

When should Nadifloxacin not be taken? (Contraindications)


What is the dosage of Nadifloxacin?

Topical- Apply a thin layer to the affected area as directed by your physician.

How should Nadifloxacin be taken?

It comes as a cream to apply topically.

What are the warnings and precautions for Nadifloxacin?

• For external use only; avoid contact with eyes and mouth.

• Caution needed for pregnant women and infants.

What are the side effects of Nadifloxacin?

Itching, irritation, redness, flushes, papules, feeling of warmth, increased sweating, contact dermatitis and dryness of the skin.

What are the other precautions for Nadifloxacin?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Nadifloxacin?

Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct heat and light.