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Product Code : levofloxacin
Levofloxacin Hemihydrate is antibacterial agent which is widely utilized in pharmaceutical industry for formulation of medicines. It is indicated for treatment of pneumonia, UTI, chronic prostatitis, acute bacterial sinusitis, and gastroenteritis. This compound has chemical formula C18H20FN3O4 with molar mass of 361.368 g/mol. It shows effectiveness against both grams positive & grams negative bacteria. Levofloxacin Hemihydrate is known to work by inhibiting functions of topoisomerase IV & DNA gyrase that are required for separation of replicated DNA. It has excellent protein binding ability of about 99% with elimination half life of 6.9 hours. Levofloxacin belongs to fluoroquinolone class of drugs and shows about 31% of protein binding ability.