norfloxacin

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nor·flox·a·cin nȯr-'fläk-sə-.sin n a fluoroquinolone C16H18FN3O3 used topically to treat conjunctivitis and orally to treat various bacterial infections (as of the urinary tract)

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n.
a quinolone antibiotic used for treating urinary-tract infections. It is administered by mouth; side-effects are those of the other quinolones. Trade name: Utinor.

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nor·flox·a·cin (nor-flokґsə-sin) a fluoroquinolone antibacterial effective against penicillin-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae; administered orally.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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