ofloxacin

noun
oflox·​a·​cin | \ ō-ˈfläk-sə-sən, ə- How to pronounce ofloxacin (audio) \

Medical Definition of ofloxacin

: a fluoroquinolone C18H20FN3O4 that is a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent that is used in topical solution for otic or ophthalmic use or is administered orally or intravenously for other uses — see levofloxacin

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