Tosufloxacin Tosilate

(rINNM)
Synonyms: A-64730; T-3262; Tosilato de tosufloxacino; Tosufloxacin Tosylate; Tosufloxacine, Tosilate de; Tosufloxacini Tosilas. Tosufloxacin toluene-4-sulphonate monohydrate.
Cyrillic synonym: Тосуфлоксацина Тозилат.

💊 Chemical information

Chemical formula: C19H15F3N4O3,C7H8O3S,H2O = 594.6.
CAS — 115964-29-9; 144742-63-2.

💊 Profile

Tosufloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial with properties similar to those of ciprofloxacin. It is given orally as the tosilate in the treatment of susceptible infections in usual doses of 300 to 450 mg daily in 2 or 3 divided doses. For blepharitis, conjunctivitis, corneal ulcers, and other eye infections caused by susceptible strains of bacteria, eye drops containing 0.3% of tosufloxacin tosilate are used.

💊 Preparations

Proprietary Preparations

Jpn: Ozex.
Published May 08, 2019.