Floxin Otic Drops, Solution 0.3pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Floxin: Otic drops, solution (0.3%)

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What is this Medicine?

OFLOXACIN (oh FLOKS a sin) is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial ear infections.

In-Depth Information

Floxin 0.3% Otic Solution

NDC: 633950101
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Otitis Media, Otitis Externa

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Floxin 0.3% Otic Solution

Reported Side Effects for Floxin 0.3% Otic Solution

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Blistery Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Diaphoresis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dysesthesia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rash Of Red Skin Bumps Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Flushing Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Bad Breath Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Deafness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hypoesthesia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Laryngeal Edema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Heavy Menstrual Period Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Ear Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Photosensitivity Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Bruises Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rhinitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dandruff Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Darkened Skin Patches Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Vesicular Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Blood Vessels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Severe Allergy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Balance Problems Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Angioedema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Cough Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shaking Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Serum Sickness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Erythema Multiforme Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.3-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
0.3-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
0.5-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
0.6-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
1.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Metallic Taste Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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