Avelox for kidney infection or cystitis?

Question is Closed Report Mark as Favorite

Answers (2)

Anonymous

16 Apr 2010

I don't knw if this is what you want?

Bladder Cystitis Diseases
Need a specialist? Ultrasound? Suffering from kidney stones? Try here.

Avelox are used for:
Treating infections caused by certain bacteria.

Avelox are a fluoroquinolone. It works by killing sensitive bacteria by stopping the production of essential proteins needed by the bacteria to survive.

Do NOT use Avelox if:
you are allergic to any ingredient in Avelox or to any other quinolone antibiotic (eg, levofloxacin)
you have certain types of irregular heartbeat (eg, QT prolongation) or low blood potassium levels
you are taking cisapride, a class IA or III antiarrhythmic (eg, amiodarone, procainamide, quinidine, sotalol), astemizole, or terfenadine
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.

Expand...

Votes: +0

16 Apr 2010

Avelox is not used to treat UTI infections

Votes: +0

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

How long will it take for avelox to work for a UTI?

I have painful bladder syndrome and a bladder infection. Have taken 3 doses and still having urgency and pain. How long until it should work ?

1 answer 26 Nov 2010

Does anyone know anything about an antibiotic called Nitrofurantoin?

After being prescribed Cipro and Toviaz for a Urinary Tract Infection that spread to the bladder and ended up as a kidney infection its now been ...

4 answers 4 May 2012

Can I take cephalexin pills for skin and or urinary kidney infection if I am allergic to Penicillin?

Allergic to penicillan, amoxicillan, arethromicin, and or codine? have a gall bladder infection .

3 answers 13 May 2012

Should I go back to the doctors? I'm on my third day of macrobid and it hasn't cleared up my uti?

I have something wrong with my bladder for sure. Ever since I was sixteen and I'm twenty now I have had bladder problems. They may think ...

5 answers 1 Aug 2012

Kadian 150 mg twice a day?

I was diagnosed with Interstitial Cystitis in 1995. I had my first experience with it at age 13. I'd go thru spells of this terrible bladder ...

2 answers 20 Aug 2013