Tequin (gatifloxacin) is now contraindicated for diabetes patients

Tequin (gatifloxacin) is now contraindicated for diabetes patients.

In January, we told you about the many reports of hyper- and hypoglycemia associated with Tequin...especially in diabetes patients.

Also watch for patients at risk for blood glucose problems with Tequin due to advanced age or renal insufficiency.

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