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Related to Oftaquix: levofloxacin, Maxidex, Vigamox, Lotemax


A synthetic broad-spectrum antibiotic, C18H20FN3O4, of the fluoroquinolone class.



n levofloxacino, levofloxacina
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After surgery, the patient received levofloxacin drops (Oftaquix; Tubilux Pharma, Pomezia, Rome, Italy).
Routine medications, local corticosteroids (dexamethasone phosphate 0.1% (Maxidex, Alcon)) and antibiotics (levofloxacin 0.5% (Oftaquix, Santen Oy)), were applied at four time points (four eye drops of each drug per day) after corneal transplantation.
However, at the present time, while these drugs (eg, as PoM Exocin and PoM Oftaquix) can be expected to be effective, neither is advocated for routine use for commonly presenting bacterial conjunctivitis.