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Moxiford 400mg Strip Of 5 Tablets

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Moxiford 400 MG Description

Moxiford Tablet contains Moxifloxacin. It is used to treat bacterial infection of the sinus, airways, urinary tract, skin and lungs. Moxiford Tablet works by stopping and killing the growth of bacteri...
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ContainsMoxifloxacin(400.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Moxiford 400 MG

Moxiford Tablet is used to treat bacterial infection such as infection of the sinuses, sudden worsening of long-term inflammation of the airways, infection of the lungs (pneumonia) acquired outside th...
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Contraindications of Moxiford 400 MG

  • If you are allergic to Moxifloxacin or any other component of Moxiford Tablet.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are below 18 years of age.
  • If you have any heart-related disease or disorder including an irregular heartbeat.
  • If you have or had an imbalanced electrolyte level.
  • If you had experienced tendon disease or disorder due to treatment with quinolone class of medicine.
  • If you are on any medicine used to treat an irregular heartbeat.
  • If you have liver disease.

Side effects of Moxiford 400 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach Pain
  • Irregular heartbeat
  • Oral or vaginal fungal infection

Precautions and Warnings of Moxiford 400 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Moxiford Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Moxiford Tablet on pregnancy. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant. Inform your doctor if you are on any other medication.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Moxiford Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Moxiford Tablet on nursing mother. It might pass into the breastmilk and may be harmful to the baby. Inform your doctor if you are a breastfeeding mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Moxiford Tablet?
A:
Moxiford Tablet may cause dizziness and headache and affect the ability to drive. If you experience these symptoms, then avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Moxiford Tablet?
A:
You should not consume alcohol with Moxiford Tablet as it may increase the undesired effects.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You had an allergic reaction after consuming medicine belonging to a similar class.
  • You have or had heart diseases, including an irregular heartbeat.
  • You are on any medication to treat an irregular heartbeat.
  • You have or had liver, kidney disease.
  • You have or had fits or psychiatric illness.
  • You had symptoms of neuropathy such as pain, burning, tingling, numbness, or weakness.
  • You have or had myasthenia gravis.
  • You had tendinitis or tendon rupture characterized by painful swelling, inflammation, immobilization.
  • You experience disturbance in blood glucose level after taking Moxiford Tablet.
  • You experience vision disorder or decreased vision or diarrhoea after taking Moxiford Tablet.
  • You or any member of your family have glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (a rare hereditary disease).
  • You have been diagnosed with or have a family history of an enlargement of a large blood vessel of the heart.
  • You have an infection of the genital area.
  • Avoid exposure of direct or indirect sunlight when on Moxiford Tablet, always use sunscreen.

Mode of Action of Moxiford 400 MG

How Does It Work?

Moxiford Tablet works by inhibiting the multiplication of the bacteria, stopping the growth.

Directions for Use of Moxiford 400 MG

  • Moxiford Tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Take it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doc...
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Interactions of Moxiford 400 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicine used to treat irregular heartbeat such as quinidine, disopyramide, sotalol, amiodarone; medicine used in brain diseases such as phenothiazines, pimozide, sertindole, amitriptyline; antimicrob...
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  • Medicine known to lower potassium level such as hydrochlorothiazide, furosemide, amphotericin B, prednisolone should not be used concomitantly with Moxiford Tablet.
  • Medicine such as sucralfate used to treat acidity and medicine containing zinc and iron should not be co-administered with Moxiford Tablet.
  • Charcoal should not be administered along with Moxiford Tablet as it can alter the effect of the medicine.
  • Moxiford Tablet may enhance the effect of blood thinner medicine such as warfarin.
  • Moxiford Tablet may lower the effect of blood sugar-lowering medications such as glibenclamide when co-administered.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any interactions.

Storage and disposal of Moxiford 400 MG

  • Store at temperature below 25°C in a cool, dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Moxiford 400 MG

Overdose

  • Excess of Moxiford Tablet may alter the heart rhythm characterized by electrocardiogram (ECG).
  • If you have taken too much of this medicine, then contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Moxiford Tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, then skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Moxiford Tablet when I feel better?

A: No, do not stop taking Moxiford Tablet before the prescribed duration. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. You should complete the full course of treatment, else there are chances of recurrence of an infection.

Q: Can the use of Moxiford Tablet cause diarrhoea?

  • Yes, the use of Moxiford Tablet can cause diarrhoea along with the desired effect, but not everyone gets them.
  • It is an antibiotic which kills both good and bad bacteria when good bacteria present in the intestine gets killed, it can cause diarrhoea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhoea, talk to your docto...
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Product Details
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MOXIFORD
Expires on or After
29/06/2022
Last Updated on: 06 May 2022 | 08:21 PM (IST)

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