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    Omudhome Ogbru, PharmD

    Dr. Ogbru received his Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy in 1995. He completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Arizona/University Medical Center in 1996. He was a Professor of Pharmacy Practice and a Regional Clerkship Coordinator for the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy from 1996-99.

  • Medical and Pharmacy Editor: Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
    Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD

    Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD

    Dr. Charles "Pat" Davis, MD, PhD, is a board certified Emergency Medicine doctor who currently practices as a consultant and staff member for hospitals. He has a PhD in Microbiology (UT at Austin), and the MD (Univ. Texas Medical Branch, Galveston). He is a Clinical Professor (retired) in the Division of Emergency Medicine, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, and has been the Chief of Emergency Medicine at UT Medical Branch and at UTHSCSA with over 250 publications.

Is norfloxacin-oral safe to take if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?

It is not known whether norfloxacin enters breast milk; therefore, it is best to be cautious before using it in nursing mothers.

What else should I know about norfloxacin-oral?

What preparations of norfloxacin-oral are available?

Tablets: 400 mg

How should I keep norfloxacin-oral stored?

Store norfloxacin tablets between temperatures of 15 C - 30 C (59 F - 86 F), in a tightly closed container.

REFERENCE: FDA Prescribing Information.

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