Research situation of the tendon toxicity principle on fluoroquinolone antibiotic
DI Xiu-Zhen;ZOU Yue;Department of Pharmacy,Navy Authority Clinics;
Fluoroquinolone can cause pathologic lesions in tendon tissue( tendinopathy). In some cases,fluoroquinolone usage can lead to partly rupture or complete rupture of the tendon and substantial subsequent permanent disability. This article reviews fluoroquinolone tendinopathy symptoms,diagnosis,risk factors and toxic mechanisms.