Quixin Medication Information
If you have bacterial conjunctivitis (or "pink eye"), your healthcare provider may recommend Quixin® (levofloxacin ophthalmic solution). This prescription medicine comes in the form of an eye drop. It is used several times a day; your exact dosage will depend on the severity of your infection.
In most cases, people tolerate this medication well. However, possible side effects can include headaches and temporary vision problems. Reactions to this drug tend to be minor and are typically easy to treat.
Before using the eye drops, make sure to review the safety information for Quixin with your healthcare provider. This medication may not be suitable for everyone, so make sure your healthcare provider is aware if you have any other medical conditions (including any allergies) or if you are taking any other types of medicine.
(For more information on this medication, click Quixin. This article provides a more in-depth discussion, explaining how this prescription drug works, what to expect while using it, and how to ensure the effectiveness of each dose.)