Levofloxacin IV, Oral

Permitted Indications

May be used for the following indication:

  1. Second-line in accordance with guidelines for severe pneumonia in hospitalised patients where there is proven penicillin or macrolide resistance or allergy.

Only on the advice of a Cystic Fibrosis Specialist for:

  1. Infective exacerbations in cystic fibrosis patients where the organism is sensitive to levofloxacin.

For all other indications, contact the duty Medical Microbiologist.

Not licensed for use in children.

Wards Stocked

ARI Ward 111

DG Emergency Cupboard