Active Ingredients: Norfloxacin
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Nalidixic acid and oxolinic acid were the first-generation quinolones that were used most often in the clinic. Norfloxacin, ciprofloxacin, and ofloxacin are the most relevant second-generation quinolones.
Levofloxacin the levorotary isomer of ofloxacin, sparfloxacin, and moxifloxacin are newer-generation quinolones.
Download MS PowerPoint Slide The quinolones were a little-used drug class until the early 1980 s, when a second generation of compounds was developed Figure 1. Norfloxacin is considered to be the first broad-spectrum quinolone and was utilized to a far greater extent than nalidixic acid.
Ciprofloxacin was the first quinolone that displayed significant activity outside of the urinary tract. Furthermore, the pharmacokinetics of levofloxacin are advantageous compared to those of other members of the drug class, and treatment requires only a single pill per day.
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The effective half-life of norfloxacin in serum and plasma is 3—4 hours. Steady-state concentrations of norfloxacin will be attained within two days of dosing. Norfloxacin is least soluble at urinary pH of 7.
Other companies initiated fluoroquinolone discovery programs in the aftermath of the publication of the norfloxacin patent.
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