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If certain medications are taken with norfloxacin, negative drug interactions may occur. Some of these reactions can decrease the effectiveness of the medications or increase your risk for side effects. Certain antacids, aspirin, and corticosteroids are among the substances that can react with norfloxacin. You may need to separate your doses of these medications by several hours to avoid complications.

An Overview of Norfloxacin Interactions

Norfloxacin (Noroxin®) is a prescription medication used to treat bacterial infections, including prostatitis, gonorrhea, and urinary tract infections (UTIs). This medication may react with several other products.
Some of the drugs that may lead to interactions with norfloxacin include but are not limited to:
    • Betamethasone (Celestone®)
    • Cortisone
    • Dexamethasone (Decadron®)
    • Fludrocortisone (Florinef®)
    • Hydrocortisone (Cortef®)
    • Methylprednisolone (Depo-Medrol®, Medrol®)
    • Prednisolone (Orapred®, Pediapred®)
    • Prednisone
    • Triamcinolone (Kenalog®, Aristospan®)
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