Quick facts

  • Bronchitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Emphysema
  • Tonsillitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Otitis media
  • Urinary tract infections.
  • Skin and soft tissue infections

Avelox Tablet 400mg

by Bayer

Avelox is an antibiotic used to treat a wide range of bacterial infections.

Rs. 1042.51
Rs. 1042.51

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Avelox Tablet Uses

Avelox is a quinolone antibiotic used to treat various bacterial infections such as urinary tract infections, bronchitis, pneumonia, emphysema, tonsillitis, sinusitis, etc. It contains Moxifloxacin as the active ingredient, which is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic that works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Avelox should only be used for the treatment of bacterial infections as it is not effective against viral infections.

Avelox Tablet 400mg formula

  • Moxifloxacin

Available forms

  • Tablets

Risks and warnings

You should know the risks and warnings of Avelox tablet to prevent its misuse.

There are some specific circumstances under which the use of certain medications is contraindicated or considered dangerous. So when taking any medicine it's always a good practice to familiarize yourself with its risks and warnings.

The risks and warnings associated with Avelox tablet are:

  • Pregnancy and breastfeeding

Avelox tablet should be used with caution during pregnancy and breastfeeding, as the safety of this medication in pregnancy and breastfeeding has not been established.

  • Tendon damage

Moxifloxacin can cause tendinitis and tendon rupture, especially in elderly patients or those taking corticosteroids. If you experience tendon pain or swelling, stop taking Avelox tablet and consult your doctor.

  • Seizures

This medicine can cause dizziness, confusion, and seizures. It should be used with caution in patients with a history of seizures or other central nervous system disorders.

  • Allergic to moxifloxacin

Patients allergic to moxifloxacin or other fluoroquinolones should use Avelox with caution as it may lead to an allergic reaction.

How to use Avelox Tablet 400mg?

  • Avelox tablet should be taken orally with a glass of water
  • Swallow the tablet whole
  • Do not crush or chew the tablet
  • Follow the dosage instructions of your doctor
  • Complete the full prescribed course, and do not stop taking the medicine abruptly even if your condition improves

Avelox Side Effects

The common side effects of Avelox are:

  • Headaches
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea

Drug Interactions

Avelox can interact with the following drugs:

  • Anticoagulants
  • Antiarrhythmics
  • Other fluoroquinolone antibiotics

Storage Conditions

  • Store the medicine at room temperature
  • Keep out of reach and sight of children
  • Protect it from sunlight and moisture


Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price of Avelox Tablet 400mg in Pakistan?

The Avelox Tablet 400mg price in Pakistan is Rs. 1042.51

What is Avelox Tablet 400mg used for?

Avelox Tablet 400mg is used in the following conditions:
  • Bronchitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Emphysema
  • Tonsillitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Otitis media
  • Urinary tract infections.
  • Skin and soft tissue infections

What is Avelox Tablet 400mg composed of?

Avelox Tablet 400mg is composed of:
  • Moxifloxacin

Do you need a prescription to buy Avelox Tablet 400mg?

To buy Avelox Tablet 400mg you must have a prescription signed by your doctor.


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