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Chibroxin Side Effects

Generic Name: norfloxacin ophthalmic

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of norfloxacin ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name Chibroxin.

Applies to norfloxacin ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution


Ocular side effects have most frequently included local burning or discomfort. In addition, conjunctival hyperemia, photophobia, corneal deposits, and chemosis have occurred.[Ref]


Gastrointestinal side effects have included reports of bitter taste in the mouth following instillation of norfloxacin ophthalmic (the active ingredient contained in Chibroxin) [Ref]


1. "Product Information. Chibroxin (norfloxacin ophthalmic)." Merck & Co, Inc, West Point, PA.

Not all side effects for Chibroxin may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

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