Trovan Lawsuit

Pfizer Inc.‘s Trovan (trovafloxacin/alatrofloxacin) is an antibiotic used for serious infections including, but not limited to, sinusitis (sinus infection), pneumonia, sexually transmitted diseases, urinary tract infections and severe strep throat.

Approved by the FDA in 1997, Trovan comes in oral and intravenous formulations.

Liver failure has been reported with the use of alatrofloxacin and trovafloxacin. Because of the risk of liver problems, alatrofloxacin and trovafloxacin are used only to treat serious bacterial infections, such as those that are life-threatening or when there is a risk of losing a limb.