24 Jan 2010
This is the recommended dosage for levofloxacin, but it depends on what your doctor prescribes for you as well.
Usual Adult Dose for Urinary Tract Infection:
Complicated: 250 mg orally or IV once a day for 10 days or 750 mg orally or IV once a day for 5 days
The 750 mg, 5-day regimen is not approved by the FDA for the treatment of mild to moderate complicated infections due to Enterococcus faecalis, Enterobacter cloacae, or Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Uncomplicated: 250 mg orally or IV once a day for 3 days.
- Levofloxacin Information for Consumers
- Levofloxacin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Levofloxacin (detailed)
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