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Moxifloxacin

MOXIFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. Compare quinolone antibiotics.
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Avelox Side Effects

What should I watch for?

Tell your doctor or health care professional if your symptoms do not improve.

Do not treat diarrhea with over the counter products. Contact your doctor if you have diarrhea that lasts more than 2 days or if it is severe and watery.

If you have diabetes, monitor your blood glucose carefully while on this medicine.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this medicine affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells.

This medicine can make you more sensitive to the sun. Keep out of the sun. If you cannot avoid being in the sun, wear protective clothing and use sunscreen. Do not use sun lamps or tanning beds/booths.

Avoid antacids, aluminum, calcium, iron, magnesium, and zinc products for 4 hours before and 8 hours after taking a dose of this medicine.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor or nurse immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Rare

Abdominal or stomach cramps

abdominal or stomach tenderness

black, tarry stools

bleeding gums

bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of the skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, ulceration, or warmth at the injection site

blisters

bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet

blood in the urine or stools

blurred vision

bone pain

burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings

chest pain

chills

clay-colored stools

cough

crying

dark urine

diarrhea, watery and severe, which may also be bloody

difficult or labored breathing

difficulty with moving

difficulty with swallowing

discouragement

dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position

dry mouth

excessive muscle tone

fainting

fast, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse

feeling of unreality

feeling of warmth or heat

feeling sad or empty

fever

flushed, dry skin

flushing or redness of the skin, especially on the face and neck

fruit-like breath odor

headache

hyperventilation

increased hunger

increased sensitivity of the skin to sunlight

increased thirst

increased urination

irregular heartbeat recurrent

irritability

joint pain, stiffness, or swelling

lack of coordination

loss of appetite

loss of interest or pleasure

lower back, side, or stomach pain

mood or mental changes

muscle aching or cramping

muscle pains or stiffness

muscle tension or tightness

nausea or vomiting

nervousness

noisy breathing

pain

pain in the pelvis

pain, warmth, or burning in the fingers, toes, and legs

painful or difficult urination

painful, swollen joints

pale skin

pinpoint red spots on the skin

pounding in the ears

problems with speech or speaking

problems with vision or hearing

quick to react or overreact emotionally

rapid weight gain

rapidly changing moods

redness or other discoloration of the skin

restlessness

seeing, hearing, or feeling things that are not there

seizures

sensation of the skin burning

sense of detachment from self or body

severe sunburn

shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet

skin rash or itching

sore throat

sores, ulcers, or white spots on the lips or in the mouth

sweating

swelling of the feet or lower legs

swelling or puffiness of the face

swollen glands

tightness in the chest

tingling of the hands or feet

tiredness

trouble concentrating

trouble sleeping

troubled breathing with exertion

unexplained weight loss

unpleasant breath odor

unusual bleeding or bruising

unusual tiredness or weakness

unusual weight gain or loss

vomiting of blood

yellow eyes or skin

Incidence not known

Blistering, peeling, or loosening of the skin

burning, numbness, tingling, or painful sensations

change in the ability to see colors, especially blue or yellow

confusion as to time, place, or person

difficulty with chewing or talking

double vision

drooping eyelids

eye pain

general feeling of tiredness or weakness

hives

hoarseness

irregular or slow heart rate

large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs

light-colored stools

muscle weakness

no blood pressure or pulse

puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips or tongue

red, irritated eyes

red skin lesions, often with a purple center

severe headache

severe tiredness

stomach pain, continuing

stopping of heart

unconsciousness

unsteadiness or awkwardness

unusual excitement, nervousness, or restlessness

weakness in the arms, hands, legs, or feet

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Rare

Acid or sour stomach

bad, unusual, or unpleasant (after) taste

belching

burning feeling in the chest or stomach

change in sense of smell

change in taste

changes in vision

continuing ringing or buzzing or other unexplained noise in the ears

difficulty having a bowel movement (stool)

excess air or gas in the stomach or intestines

fear or nervousness

feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

full feeling

general feeling of discomfort or illness

hearing loss

heartburn

impaired vision

indigestion

itching of the vagina or genital area

lack or loss of strength

loss of memory

pain during sexual intercourse

passing of gas

problems with memory

redness, swelling, or soreness of the tongue

sensation of spinning

sleepiness or unusual drowsiness

sore mouth or tongue

stomach discomfort, upset, or pain

thick, white vaginal discharge with no odor or with a mild odor

white patches in the mouth and/or on the tongue

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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