Ofloxacin is a 4-quinolone antibiotic with rapid bactericidal activity against a wide variety of organisms. Its interference with DNA gyrase, an enzyme essential for the replication of bacterial DNA.
Ofloxacin is structurally related to nalidixic acid. It is an orally administered broad spectrum antibacterial drug active against most gram-negative bacteria & many gram-positive bacteria. Ofloxacin achieves high concentrations in most tissues & body fluids and use in a wide range of infections. It has proven effective against a high percentage of infections caused by gram-negative organisms.
1 Tab BID for 5 Days
20 strips of 10 tablets