Moxifloxacin belongs to a class of drugs called fluoroquinolones. A class of drugs is a group of medications that work in a similar way. These drugs are often used to treat similar conditions.
Moxifloxacin works by stopping a bacteria's ability to copy their DNA. This action kills bacteria and stops them from reproducing. This treats your infection.
Moxifloxacin hydrochloride is used to treat patients suffering from upper respiratory tract infections and lower respiratory tract of adults (≥ 18 years), such as: acute sinusitis, acute exacerbation of chronic bronchitis, community-acquired pneumonia, and skin and soft tissue infections.