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, Volume 1394, Issue 1, pp 4–4 | Cite as

The Canadian labels for branded flouroquinolones [Avelox, Cipro, Cipro XL and Levaquin] have been revised to reinforce the warning

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Public Health Muscle Weakness Fluoroquinolones Undesirable Effect Neuromuscular Blocking 
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    Health Canada.Association of fluoroquinolone antibiotics (AVELOX, CIPRO, CIPRO XL, and LEVAQUIN) with worsening of symptoms of myasthenia gravis in patients with myasthenia gravis. Internet Document: [2 pages], 9 Mar 2012. Available from: URL:

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