PharmEasy logo
Select Pincode
Don’t have a prescription?
Get Started
share

Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
30ml Suspension in Bottle
32.30*
MRP 36.70
12% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
safety
All the Products are packed and stored Safely
molecules
Check more medicines with composition
Metronidazole(200.0 Mg) + Ofloxacin(100.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-DIARRHOEAL

Medical Description

Oflomac M Forte suspension is used for the treatment of loose motions caused due to mixed bacterial infections. It is a combination medicine containing ofloxacin and metronidazole. Ofloxacin works by ...
Read more
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

Oflomac M Forte suspension is used for the treatment of loose motions caused due to mixed bacterial infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

  • If your child is allergic to ofloxacin, metronidazole or any other ingredients of Oflomac M Forte suspension.
  • If your child has a history of tendonitis (inflammation of tendon, a fibrous chord attaching muscle to bone).
  • If your child has a history of recurrent seizures (epilepsy).
sideEffects

Side effects of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Sleeplessness
  • Upset stomach
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Oflomac M Forte suspension during pregnancy?
A:
Pregnant women should not take Oflomac M Forte suspension since it is meant to be used in children.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Oflomac M Forte suspension while breastfeeding?
A:
Breastfeeding women should not take Oflomac M Forte suspension since it is meant to be used in children.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your child has convulsions after using this medicine.
  • Your child has liver disease.
  • Your child has a loss of appetite, jaundice, dark urine, itching after using this medicine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

How Does It Work?

Metronidazole works by stopping the growth of certain bacteria and parasites responsible for infections. Ofloxacin works by killing the bacteria responsible for the infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

  • Give Oflomac M Forte suspension to your child with or without food as prescribed by the doctor.
  • Shake it well before use. Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
interactions

Interactions of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Oflomac M Forte suspension works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interactions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

  • Store Oflomac M Forte suspension below 25°C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Oflomac M Forte Susp 30ml

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Oflomac M Forte suspension include nausea, confusion, dizziness, seizures, etc. If you have given too much of this medicine to your child then contact the doctor or reach ou...
Read more

Missed a Dose

If you have missed giving any dose of Oflomac M Forte suspension to your child, then give it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and follow the re...
Read more

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)

^

Q: Can I stop giving Oflomac M Forte suspension to my child if he/she feels better?

A: Oflomac M Forte suspension is a combination of antibiotics. It should not be stopped midway and should be given to your child in the correct dose and for the exact duration as prescribed by the doctor. Stopping this medicine in between can result in incomplete treatment and the infection can occur again.

Q: Does Oflomac M Forte suspension cause loose motions?

A: Oflomac M Forte suspension is used for the treatment of loose motions caused due to certain bacterial infections. But it can cause loose motions as a side effect of using this medicine.

Q: Does Oflomac M Forte suspension is useful in treatment of loose motions every time?

A: Oflomac M Forte suspension is useful in the treatment of loose motions caused due to certain bacterial infection only. It is not useful to treat loose motions due to other causes such as virus, indigestion, side effects of medicines, etc.

Q: What should be done if my child has a rash over the body after taking Oflomac M Forte suspension?

  • If your child has a rash after taking Oflomac M Forte suspension then you should stop giving this medicine to your child immediately as your child may have an allergic reaction to this medicine.
  • You should not give any medicines containing the same contents to your child in future. Consult your child's doctor immediately if your child has a rash after taking this medicine.

Q: Can Oflomac M suspension be used for loose motion?

A: Yes, Oflomac M suspension can be used for loose motion caused due to mixed bacterial infections.

Q: What is the dose of Oflomac M for 2 years old baby?

A: The doctor will decide the dose on the basis of child's age and body weight. Do not self-prescribe. Always consult a doctor before giving any medicine to children.

modeOfAction

Quick Summary

Offer Price₹32.30
You Save₹4.40 (12% on MRP)
Best OfferUse Code: 18SAVE & get 18% discount
ContainsMetronidazole(200.0 Mg),Ofloxacin(100.0 Mg)
UsesDiarrhea
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, headache, stomach upset
Last Updated on: 10 Nov 2021 | 10:28 AM (IST)
Disclaimer
The information provided herein is supplied to the best of our abilities to make it accurate and reliable as it is published after a review by a team of professionals. This information is solely intended to provide a general overview on the product and must be used for informational purposes only. You should not use the information provided herein to diagnose, prevent, or cure a health problem. Nothing contained on this page is intended to create a doctor-patient relationship, replace or be a substitute for a registered medical practitioner's medical treatment/advice or consultation. The absence of any information or warning to any medicine shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance. We highly recommend that you consult your registered medical practitioner for all queries or doubts related to your medical condition. You hereby agree that you shall not make any health or medical-related decision based in whole or in part on anything contained in the Site. Please click here for detailed T&C.