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temafloxacin

Omniflox® Antibiotics An advanced fluoroquinolone active against streptococci and anaerobes; it was withdrawn from the market. See Fluoroquinolone, Temafloxacin syndrome.
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Neither does he tell us about the medicines that contained organic fluoride compounds which have been withdrawn due to safety concerns - Tolrestat, withdrawn in 1997 amid concerns about severe liver toxicity, and the antibiotic Temafloxacin withdrawn in 1992 after amid concerns over deaths and liver dysfunction.
In United States, Gatifloxacin was voluntarily withdrawn from the market by the manufacturer in 2006 [1], just as temafloxacin and clinafloxacin were withdrawn in the 1990s, due to numerous adverse drug events, including hypoglycaemia [2].
14) Examples of international drug withdrawals have included fulminant liver failure with troglitazone, QT prolongation and ventricular arrhythmias with cisapride, haemolytic anaemia, coagulopathy and renal or hepatic dysfunction with temafloxacin, and fatal rhabdomyolysis with cerivastatin.
Gatifloxacin and temafloxacin have greater affinity, and thus greater hypoglycemic effect than other fluoroquinolones such as ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin.
Activities of Sparfloxacin, Azithromycin, Temafloxacin, and Rifapentine Compared with That of Clarithromycin Against Multiplication of Mycobacterium Avium Complex Within Human Macrophages.
1) These studies show that the coadministration of antibiotics (ampicillin, tetracycline, doxycycline, metronidazole, erythromycin, clarithromycin, temafloxacin, fluconazole, ciprofloxacin, or ofloxacin) did not reduce serum levels of either the estrogen or progestin components of the oral contraceptives.
Because of several reports of severe reactions to temafloxacin, it is no longer available.