Nflox Tz Tablet
Nflox Tz Tablet

Nflox Tz Tablet

By LABORATE PHARMACEUTICALS INDIA LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
75.25*
MRP 107.50
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safety
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Norfloxacin(400.0 Mg) + Tinidazole(600.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-AMOEBIC AND ANTI-DIARRHOEAL

Medical Description

Nflox TZ tablet is used to treat diarrhoea caused due to bacteria, amoeba or mixed organisms. It is a combination medicine containing norfloxacin and tinidazole. It should be avoided if you are allerg...
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uses

Uses of Nflox Tz Tablet

Nflox TZ tablet is used in the treatment of diarrhoea caused by infections due to bacteria, amoeba or mixed organisms.
contraindications

Contraindications of Nflox Tz Tablet

  • If you are allergic to this tablet or any other components of it.
  • If you have a history of a tendon (tissue joining muscle to bone) infection or tendon rupture or damage with any medicine.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you have a brain and nerves-related problem.
  • If you have a history or any disorder related to blood.
  • If you are suffering from muscle weakness due to myasthenia gravis.
sideEffects

Side effects of Nflox Tz Tablet

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach cramps or pain
  • Constipation
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Body pain
  • Dry mouth
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Nflox Tz Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Nflox TZ tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Nflox TZ tablet should be avoided during pregnancy as there is limited information about its safety in human pregnancy. You should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a child before starting this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Nflox TZ tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Nflox TZ tablet passes into human milk and could harm the breastfed baby. Hence, this medicine is not recommended during breastfeeding. You should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Nflox TZ tablet?
A:
Nflox TZ tablet may make you dizzy and feel sleepy; you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Nflox TZ tablet?
A:
Alcohol and other preparations containing ethanol or propylene glycol should be avoided during treatment with Nflox TZ tablet and 3 days following the treatment. It may produce symptoms like stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting, headache, and skin redness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have tendon or nerve problems.
  • You have a condition that causes muscle weakness.
  • You have problems with your heart like irregular heartbeats, abnormal heart rhythm, and slow heartbeat.
  • You have problems with your kidney, liver or lung.
  • You are pregnant or are planning to have a baby or are breastfeeding.
  • You have fits, restlessness, light-headedness, confusion, and hallucinations or are suffering from a brain disorder.
  • You have rheumatoid arthritis or a history of joint issues.
  • You have a condition of glucose-6­ phosphate dehydrogenase.
  • You must avoid being in the sunlight for too long as Nflox TZ tablet may make you more sensitive to the sun.
  • You are above 60 years of age, as older people may be at the risk of developing tendon disorders like tendon rupture.
  • Patient on this treatment should drink enough water to keep the body hydrated as this medicine increases the chances of crystal formation in urine.
  • Nflox TZ tablet is not recommended in patients below 18 years of age as their safety and efficacy have not been established.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Nflox Tz Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • The combination of Nflox TZ tablet kills bacteria and protozoa that are responsible for diarrhoea. Norfloxacin is an antibiotic that damages the bacterial DNA and eventually kills them. It helps in cl...
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  • Tinidazole is an antiprotozoal and antibacterial agent that produces free radicals and damages the cells and DNA of protozoa.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Nflox Tz Tablet

Swallow Nflox TZ tablet as a whole with sufficient water. Do not break, cut or chew this medicine. You should take this medicine regularly at a fixed time and as directed by your doctor. Do not consum...
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interactions

Interactions of Nflox Tz Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of this tablet along with Theophylline, may cause headache, insomnia, irritability, restlessness, fits, diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, skin rash, shaking, and fast heart rate.
  • Concomitant use with blood thinners like warfarin, coumadin, etc. may enhance the effects of these medicines.
  • The use of antidiabetics like Glyburide, along with this medicine, can affect your blood sugar level. The doctor may ask you to monitor blood sugar level regularly.
  • Multivitamins (containing iron, & zinc), antacids, sucralfate, and didanosine should not be consumed together with this medicine. These medicines should be taken either 2 hours before or 2 hours after...
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  • Concomitant use of Nflox TZ tablet along with Nitrofurantoin (used to treat infection) is not recommended as it may alter the effects of Norfloxacin.
  • Concomitant use of this tablet along with NSAIDs (Aspirin, Ibuprofen, etc.), may increase the risk of having fits or seizures. Hence, it should be used with caution.
  • You should be cautious when taking this tablet along with caffeine, Clozapine, Ropinirole, Tacrine and Tizanidine.
  • Medicines like Phenobarbital, Phenytoin (used in epilepsy), Rifampin (used in tuberculosis), Cholestyramine (used to decrease blood cholesterol levels), Oxytetracycline (used in infections) decreases ...
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  • Medicines like Cimetidine (used in stomach and intestinal ulcers) and Ketoconazole (fungal infections) increases the chances of side effects of Nflox TZ tablet in the body.
  • Other medicines like Cyclosporine, Probenecid, Erythromycin, Hydrochlorothiazide, Fluorouracil, Indapamide, Digoxin, and Lithium should be used cautiously along with Nflox TZ tablet.

Interactions with food items

Nflox TZ tablets should be taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal or ingestion of milk and/or other dairy products.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Nflox Tz Tablet

Store Nflox TZ tablet in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep this medicine out of sight and reach of children and pets. Do not use this medicine once the expi...
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dosage

Dosage of Nflox Tz Tablet

Overdose

In case of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

It would help if you never missed your dose of Nflox TZ tablet as it may lead to treatment failure. If you missed any dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it’s time for your next dose, skip the m...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Nflox TZ tablet used for?

A: Nflox TZ tablet is used to treat infectious diarrhoea caused by bacterial, amoebic, or mixed organisms.

Q: Can a diabetic patient take Nflox TZ tablet?

A: There are chances of a decrease in blood glucose levels with Nflox TZ tablet. Hence, you should always consult your doctor before using this medicine in diabetic patients.

Q: Can I have Nflox TZ tablet during the 9th month of pregnancy?

A: Nflox TZ tablet should be avoided during pregnancy, as there is limited information about its safety and efficacy. You should always consult a doctor before starting any medicine and should avoid self-medicating.

Q: Can Nflox TZ tablet be taken for the long term?

A: No, these tablets should only be consumed for the duration advised by your doctor. If you use it for more or less duration than prescribed, there are chances that the next dose of this medicine won’t be effective due to bacteria's development of resistance.

Q: What is Nflox TZ tablet?

A: Nflox TZ tablet is a combination of medicines, Tinidazole, Norfloxacin, and Lactic acid bacillus. It is used to treat diarrhoea, caused due to an infection. It works by killing the bacteria and protozoa responsible for diarrhoea and maintaining the healthy bacteria in the intestine.

Q: How do you take the Nflox TZ medicine?

A: Nflox TZ should preferably be taken at least 1 hour before or at least 2 hours after a meal or ingestion of milk and/or other dairy products as advised by the doctor.

Q: What is the function of the Nflox TZ?

A: The combination of the Nflox TZ tablet kills bacteria and protozoa that are responsible for diarrhoea. Norfloxacin is an antibiotic that damages bacterial DNA and eventually kills them. It helps in clearing different types of bacterial infections. While Tinidazole is an antiprotozoal and antibacterial agent that produces free radicals and damages the cells and DNA of protozoa.
Last Updated on: 22 Dec 2021 | 04:05 PM (IST)
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