Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
What Is Chibroxin?
What Are Side Effects of Chibroxin?
Common side effects of Chibroxin (norfloxacin ophthalmic solution) include:
- eye burning
- blurred vision
- eyelid itching
- eyelid swelling or crusting
- a bad taste in your mouth
- tearing, or
- sensitivity to light.
Serious side effects are not expected with Chibroxin.
Dosage for Chibroxin
The recommended dose in adults and pediatric patients (one year and older) is one or two drops of Chibroxin Ophthalmic Solution applied topically to the affected eye(s) four times daily for up to seven days.
What Drugs, Substances, or Supplements Interact with Chibroxin?
Chibroxin may interact with other eye drops or medications. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use.
Chibroxin During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
It is unknown if Chibroxin ophthalmic will harm a fetus. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant. It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Our Chibroxin (norfloxacin ophthalmic solution) Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
In clinical trials, the most frequently reported drug-related adverse reaction was local burning or discomfort. Other drug-related adverse reactions were conjunctival hyperemia, chemosis, photophobia and a bitter taste following instillation.
Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Chibroxin (Norfloxacin)