Information about Sparfloxacin

    Sparfloxacin uses

    Sparfloxacin is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
    It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

    How sparfloxacin works

    Sparfloxacin is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

    Common side effects of sparfloxacin

    Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction

    Available Medicine for Sparfloxacin

    • ₹55 to ₹114
      Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹59
      Mankind Pharma Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹46 to ₹49
      Que Pharma Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹49
      Reliance Formulation Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹59 to ₹82
      Admac Pharma Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹17 to ₹36
      Leben Laboratories Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹82
      Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      1 variant(s)
    • ₹58 to ₹176
      Alkem Laboratories Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹85 to ₹90
      Zydus Cadila
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹57
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Sparfloxacin

    • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
    • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
    • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Sparfloxacin immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
    • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
    • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.

    Frequently asked questions for Sparfloxacin


    Q. What is Sparfloxacin used for?
    Sparfloxacin is used for the treatment of various infections such as ENT infections, pneumonia, or tuberculosis.

    Content on this page was last updated on 04 October, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)