Avelox (Moxifloxacin)

(℞) Prescription Required

    Avelox (Moxifloxacin) Product Information

    Avelox is a prescription medication for those suffering from bacterial infections that may be affecting their skin, sinus, lungs or stomach. This medication is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and can be used to treat sinusitis, chronic bronchitis, and pneumonia. Its role is to prevent bacteria from increasing via some enzymes. Also called moxifloxacin, Avelox is a powerful medicine that will stop bacterial enzymes that help these bugs copy and repair DNA.

    We carry the brand Avelox 400mg tablets manufactured by Bayer starting at $345.00 USD price. The generic tablets known as Moxifloxacin are also available. They are manufactured by Torrent Pharma Ltd. and start at $75.00 USD for 25 tablets. Both the brand and generic tablet's are available in the 400mg dose. The medication would be shipped from one of our licensed and certified pharmacies. The brand option ships from the the United Kingdom and the generic would be shipped from Mauritius. Delivery of an order from the UK would take an estimated 7-10 business days, and the generic from Mauritius would take about 10-18 business days in transit.

    Once an order is in our system, we can help you get your prescription transferred to us by sending a fax request to your doctor. We would simply need you to provide their contact details. If we have not received your prescription within 2 business days, you would be notified to contact your doctor's office. Prescriptions can be faxed to 1-855-776-0006. For your convenience we also accept prescription copies via email to [email protected] or uploaded to our website.

    How is Avelox dosage taken?

    Usually, an Avelox  tablet is taken one time per day. It can be taken with or without food, but it is advisable to take it with food if you develop an upset stomach. Additionally, when taking a tablet, swallow it with water and keep on drinking fluids.

    You can take Avelox at any given time of day but ensure you repeat the next dose at the same time the following day. As you are taking it just once, you need to wait about 24 hours to take your next scheduled dose.

    Side Effects

    It may affect your nerves, tendons, mood and blood sugar. Severe stomach pain accompanied by watery or bloody diarrhea is a red flag that you need to stop taking Avelox. Common side effects include:

    • Dizziness
    • Nausea
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhea
    • Headache

    Precautions

    Inform your doctor of the following:

    • Your moxifloxacin allergy. If you are allergic to some other fluoroquinolones, tell your physician about it
    • Your age because Avelox is likely to cause tendon tearing in patients who are sixty years and beyond
    • Your heart, kidney or lung transplant
    • Problems related to tendons, joints and bones, including arthritis
    • Hypertension
    • Aneurysm, blood flow problems, hardening or narrowing of arteries.
    • Marfan syndrome or another genetically acquired disease
    • Diabetes
    • Epilepsy
    • Brain tumor or an injury to the head
    • Myasthenia gravis or another disorder affecting your nerves or muscles
    • Hypokalemia
    • Long QT syndrome.

    The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.

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