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Should my child take ofloxacin?

You should talk with your child's doctor about this antibiotic because it is not usually used in children. Ofloxacin may cause problems with bones, joints and tissues around joints in children younger than 18. Your child's doctor can discuss the pros and cons of giving ofloxacin to your child and help you make the most informed decision.


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