Levofloxacin

Known as: Levofloxacinum, Ofloxacin S-(-)-form, L-ofloxacin 
A broad-spectrum, third-generation fluoroquinolone antibiotic and optically active L-isomer of ofloxacin with antibacterial activity. Levofloxacin… (More)

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1987-2018
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the early bactericidal activity (EBA) of the new fluoroquinolones levofloxacin, gatifloxacin and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The prophylactic use of fluoroquinolones in patients with cancer and neutropenia is controversial and is not a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Fluoroquinolones have not been frequently implicated as a cause of Clostridium difficile outbreaks… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Levofloxacin demonstrates concentration-dependent bactericidal activity most closely related to the pharmacodynamic parameters of… (More)
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2002
2002
Despite the use of levofloxacin prophylaxis during the neutropenic period after autologous peripheral blood stem cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Whole-cell assays were implemented to search for efflux pump inhibitors (EPIs) of the three multidrug resistance efflux pumps… (More)
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2001
2001
STUDY OBJECTIVE To compare the rates of torsades de pointes associated with ciprofloxacin, ofloxacin, levofloxacin, gatifloxacin… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To analyze outcomes of patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treated with ofloxacin/levofloxacin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT One purpose of early clinical trials is to establish the appropriate dose of an antibiotic for phase 3 trials… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Five hundred ninety patients were enrolled in a prospective, multicenter, randomized trial comparing the efficacy and safety of 7… (More)
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