What is Norfloxacin?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Noroxin


Norfloxacin is a quinolone antibioic. It is used for the treatment urinary tract infections caused by susceptible gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria, sexually-transmitted disease caused by N. gonorrhoeae and prostatitis due to E. coli.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Urinary tract infection 2 2
Bladder infection (infective cystitis) 1 1
Bladder problems 1 0
Blastocystosis infection 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Norfloxacin

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Norfloxacin

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 4
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Norfloxacin


Stopped taking Norfloxacin

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 4
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2
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