Moxifloxacin, sold under the brand name Avelox, is an antibiotic used to treat a number of bacterial infections. This includes pneumonia, conjunctivitis, endocarditis, tuberculosis, sinusitis, respiratory tract infections, cellulitis, anthrax, intra-abdominal infections, meningitis, acute bacterial sinusitis, acute bacterial exacerbation of chronic bronchitis, community-acquired pneumonia, complicated and uncomplicated skin, and skin structure infections, and complicated intra-abdominal infections.
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- nerve damage
- worsening of myasthenia gravis