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LP17276-4levoFLOXacinActive

Description

LP17276-4   levoFLOXacin
Levofloxacin is a bacteriacidal fluoroquinolone antibiotic that is effective against gram-positive and gram-negative organisms as well as other infectious agents, including Mycobacterium tuberculosis. It is used to treat a broad range of infections, including pneumonia, multi-drug resistant tuberculosis, and urinary tract infections. Levofloxacin increases the risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture, and is not recommended for children under the age of 18. [MedlinePlus Drug:a697040] Source: Regenstrief LOINC, MedlinePlus Drug: Levofloxacin

Basic Part Properties

Name
levoFLOXacin
Type
Component
Created On
2000-05-04
Construct for LOINC Short Name
levoFLOXacin

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Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
左氧氟沙星
Synonyms: 三环类氟喹诺酮类抗菌药;左旋氧氟沙星;左氟沙星
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
levofloxacine
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Levofloksatsiin
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Lévofloxacine
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Lévofloxacine
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Levofloxacina
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Левофлоксацин
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Levofloxacino
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Levoflokzasin