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Factive

Gemifloxacin Mesylate
Gemifloxacin is a fluoroquinolone (flor-o-KWIN-o-lone) antibiotic that fights bacteria in the body. Gemifloxacin is used to treat different types of bacterial infections in the lungs. Gemifloxacin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Gemifloxacin Mesylate
DRUG TYPE
Infections
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Frequently Asked Questions

Gemifloxacin can cause serious side effects, including tendon problems, nerve damage, serious mood or behavior changes, or low blood sugar.

Stop using this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have symptoms such as: headache, hunger, irritability, numbness, tingling, burning pain, confusion, agitation, paranoia, problems with memory or concentration, thoughts of suicide, or sudden pain or movement problems in any of your joints.

In rare cases, gemifloxacin may cause damage to your aorta, which could lead to dangerous bleeding or death. Get emergency medical help if you have severe and constant pain in your chest, stomach, or back.

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