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Revised: 11/2013

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
Geninax Tablets 200mg
 Active ingredient:
Garenoxacin mesilate hydrate
 Dosage form:
pale orange tablet (diameter 8.6 mm, thickness 4.7 mm)
 Print on wrapping:
face ジェニナック, 200mg, back ジェニナック200mg,抗菌剤

Effects of this medicine

This is quinolone antibacterials to inhibit enzymes that bacteria need to grow, and shows antibacterial action.
It is usually used in the treatment of respiratory infection and otorhinolaryngological infections.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you have: convulsive diseases such as epilepsy, or have a history of convulsive diseases, hypotension, arrhythmia, diabetes or myasthenia gravis.
  • If you are pregnant, possibly pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, for adults, take 2 tablets (400 mg of garenoxacin) at a time, once daily. Strictly follow the instructions.
  • If you miss a dose, take a dose as soon as possible when you remember that you missed a dose. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should never take two doses at one time.
  • If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

  • This medicine may cause consciousness disturbance. Pay close attention when you operate dangerous machines such as driving a car.
  • Reversible stained in reddish purple or purple in the skin or mucosa (inside the mouth or mucosa) has been reported in animal studies. Consult with your doctor/pharmacist when you noticed these symptoms.

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain and loose stool. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
  • breathing difficulty, decrease in blood pressure, edema, redness  [shock, anaphylaxis]
  • fever, ocular mucosal congestion, cutaneous symptoms (erythema, blister, erosion)  [Stevens-Johnson syndrome]
  • nausea, dizziness, faint  [bradycardia, sinus arrest, atrioventricular block]
  • palpitation, pulse skips a beat, chest disorder feeling  [QT prolonged, ventricular tachycardia (including Torsades de Pointes), ventricular fibrillation]
  • sweating, hunger sensation, trembling limbs  [hypoglycemia]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children. Store it away from direct sunlight, heat and moisture.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.