Active substance: Norfloxacin
If you have any problems with the way your kidneys work. If you have epilepsy or any other condition that causes fits. If you have a heart condition, or if you have been told you have an unusual heartbeat.
If you have a condition causing tired and weak muscles, called myasthenia gravis. This is a genetic disorder which causes problems after eating foods such as fava beans. If you are taking any other medicines.
This includes any medicines you are taking which are available to buy without a prescription, as well as herbal and complementary medicines. If you have ever had an allergic reaction to a medicine.
How to take norfloxacin Before you start taking the tablets, read the manufacturer's printed information leaflet from inside the pack. 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. 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.
If you forget to take Norfloxacin 400 mg Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten tablet, just carry on with the next one as normal. It is accessible by sea only during periods of clear and calm weather, but there is a regular helicopter service twice a week all year.