Descriptor English: Levofloxacin
Descriptor Spanish: Levofloxacino
Descriptor Portuguese: Levofloxacino
Descriptor French: Lévofloxacine
Entry term(s): Anhydrous, Levofloxacin
Levofloxacin Anhydrous
Ofloxacin, (S)-Isomer
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.810.835.322.500.500
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The L-isomer of Ofloxacin.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Anti-Infective Agents, Urinary
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Topoisomerase II Inhibitors
Cytochrome P-450 CYP1A2 Inhibitors
Registry Number: 6GNT3Y5LMF
Previous Indexing: Ofloxacin (2000-2013)
Public MeSH Note: 2014; see OFLOXACIN 2000-2013
History Note: 2014; use OFLOXACIN 2000-2013
DeCS ID: 55251
Unique ID: D064704
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Date Established: 2014/01/01
Date of Entry: 2013/07/08
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Levofloxacin - Preferred
Concept UI M0329513
Scope note The L-isomer of Ofloxacin.
Preferred term Levofloxacin
Entry term(s) Ofloxacin, (S)-Isomer
Levofloxacin Anhydrous - Narrower
Concept UI M0583083
Preferred term Levofloxacin Anhydrous
Entry term(s) Anhydrous, Levofloxacin
Quixin - Narrower
Concept UI M0455954
Preferred term Quixin
Levaquin - Narrower
Concept UI M0483118
Preferred term Levaquin

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