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What are the ingredients in Levaquin?

 

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  • 250 mg Levaquin Film-Coated Tablets:
    • Active ingredient: levofloxacin.
    • Inactive ingredients: hypromellose, crospovidone, micro-crystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, polysorbate 80 and synthetic red iron oxide.
  • 500 mg Levaquin Film-Coated Tablets:
    • Active ingredient: levofloxacin.
    • Inactive ingredients: hypromellose, crospovidone, micro-crystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, polysorbate 80 and synthetic red and yellow iron oxides.
  • 750 mg Levaquin Film-Coated Tablets:
    • Active ingredient: levofloxacin.
    • Inactive ingredients: hypromellose, crospovidone, micro-crystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide, polysorbate 80.
  • Levaquin Oral Solution (25 mg/mL):
    • Active ingredient: levofloxacin.
    • Inactive ingredients: sucrose, glycerin, sucralose, hydrochloric acid, purified water, propylene glycol, artificial and natural flavors, benzyl alcohol, ascorbic acid, and caramel color. It may also contain a solution of sodium hydroxide for pH adjustment.
  • Levaquin Oral Solution may look clear yellow to clear greenish-yellow in color.
  • Levaquin Injection in Single-Use Vials:
    • Active ingredient: levofloxacin.
    • Inactive ingredients: water for injection. Levaquin for Injection Single Use Vials do not contain any preservatives.
  • Levaquin Injection Premix in Single-Use Flexible Containers:
    • Active ingredient: levofloxacin.
    • Inactive ingredients: Dextrose (D5W). Solutions of hydrochloric acid and sodium hydroxide may have been added to adjust the pH.

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