The following drug information is obtained from various newswires, published medical journal articles, and medical conference presentations.


Approval Status:

Approved December 1997

Specific Treatments:

bacterial infections

General Information

Trovan (trovafloxacin), a broad-spectrum antibiotic, has been approved for the treatment of 14 bacterial infections.

Mechanism of Action

Trovan is a member of the quinolone class of antibiotics.