Quinolone antibiotics are used to treat urinary tract infections, bacterial infections, sinus infections, lower respiratory infections, upper respiratory infections, skin infections, typhoid, eye infections, and pneumonia. They work by killing the bacteria that is causing the infection.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Quinolone Antibiotics

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Cipro
(ciprofloxacin)
10
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CIPROFLOXACIN 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.
Ciloxan
(ciprofloxacin)
10
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CIPROFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections.
Cetraxal
(ciprofloxacin)
10
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CIPROFLOXACIN is used to treat ear infections.
Levaquin
(levofloxacin)
10
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Levaquin (levofloxacin) is a quinolone antibiotic similar to ciprofloxacin (Cipro), used to treat bacterial infections. Levofloxacin is considered a first-line treatment for urinary tract infections and is also used for sinusitis, bronchitis and pneumonia. Levofloxacin is taken once a day, compared to ciprofloxacin which is twice a day. It is available as generic levofloxacin.
Quixin
(levofloxacin)
10
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Levofloxacin is a quinolone antibiotic similar to ciprofloxacin (Cipro), used to treat bacterial infections. Levofloxacin is considered a first-line treatment for urinary tract infections and is also used for sinusitis, bronchitis and pneumonia. Levofloxacin is taken once a day, compared to ciprofloxacin which is twice a day. It is also available as brand name Levaquin.
Ocuflox
(ofloxacin)
13
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OFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used in the eye to treat bacterial infections.
Floxin
(ofloxacin)
13
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OFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial ear infections.
Vigamox
156
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MOXIFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections.
Zymaxid
(gatifloxacin)
73
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GATIFLOXACIN is an quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections.
Avelox
(moxifloxacin)
88
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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.
Besivance
142
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BESIFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections.
Moxeza
157
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MOXIFLOXACIN is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections.
ciprofloxacin ER
84
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CIPROFLOXACIN 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.
Otiprio
313
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CIPROFLOXACIN is used to treat ear infections during tympanostomy tube (ear tube) placement.
Factive
216
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GEMIFLOXACIN 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.
Zymar
82
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Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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