levofloxacin - ophthalmic drops, Quixin
GENERIC NAME: LEVOFLOXACIN - OPHTHALMIC DROPS (lev-oh-FLOX-uh-sin)
BRAND NAME(S): Quixin
USES: This medication is used to treat bacterial eye infections. Levofloxacin belongs to a class of drugs known as quinolone antibiotics. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.This medication treats only bacterial eye infections. It will not work for other types of eye infections (e.g., infections caused by viruses, fungi, mycobacteria). Unnecessary use or misuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.
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