Fluoroquinolones Reported Hepatotoxicity

@inproceedings{Adikwu2013FluoroquinolonesRH,
  title={Fluoroquinolones Reported Hepatotoxicity},
  author={Elias Adikwu and Oputiri Deo},
  year={2013}
}
Fluoroquinolones are known to be safe and well tolerated. They are said to have the widest clinical acceptability when compared with other antibiotics. Their reported side effects include gastrointestinal tract, central nervous system effect and blood disorder. Rare side effects include phototoxicity, hypersensitivity, convulsion, psychosis, tendinitis, hypoglycemia, cardiotoxicity and nephrotoxicity. Some of these side effects have led to the withdrawal of some fluoroquinolones like… CONTINUE READING

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