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Levaquin® (levofloxacin), a prescription antibiotic, is used for the treatment of various bacterial infections. It is also licensed to prevent infection in people who have been exposed to inhaled anthrax. It is also approved to prevent and treat plague.
The medication comes in tablet, oral solution, and injectable form and is generally taken once a day. There is no standard Levaquin dosage that will work for all situations; your healthcare provider will recommend your dose based on your age and weight, the type of infection, and the type of bacteria causing the infection.
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