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Oflomac M Tablets

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 11.13*
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Medical Description

Oflomac-M Tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat diarrhoea and dysentery. It contains a combination of Metronidazole and Ofloxacin as its active ingredients. Oflomac-M works by preventing the growth of microorganisms that cause infection. Oflomac-M Tablet may cause some side effects, such as nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, loss of appetite and headache. To manage these side effects, eat a healthy, balanced diet and drink plenty of fluids. If any side effects become severe, contact your doctor immediately. If you experience any allergic reaction (e.g., rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath), consult your doctor immediately.

It is important to take Oflomac-M Tablet as prescribed by your doctor. Take it with or without food but at the same time each day to ensure better effectiveness. Do not take more than the recommended dose, as an overdose can be harmful. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Complete the full course of treatment, even if you start to feel better, to ensure a complete recovery. Metrogyl O tablet also contains a combination of Metronidazole and Ofloxacin as its active ingredients.

Before taking Oflomac-M Tablet, tell your doctor if you have any liver or kidney problems or if you are taking any other medications. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking Oflomac-M Tablet. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Oflomac-M Tablet, as it can cause excessive dizziness. If you are known to be allergic to Oflomac-M Tablet, do not take it and consult your doctor.

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ContainsOfloxacin(200.0 Mg) + Metronidazole(600.0 Mg)
Uses Diarrhea, dysentery
Side effectsHeadache Dizziness Metallic taste Vomiting
TherapyANTI-DIARRHOEAL
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uses

Uses of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

Oflomac-M Tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat diarrhoea and dysentery.
contraindications

Contraindications of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

If you have an allergy to Ofloxacin, Metronidazole or any of the ingredients of Oflomac-M Tablet.
sideEffects

Side effects of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

Headache Dizziness Metallic taste Vomiting
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Oflomac-M Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using the Oflomac-M Tablet, as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Your doctor will prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Oflomac-M Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Tell your doctor if you are breastfeeding, as no information is available on the use of Oflomac-M Tablet. If you are breastfeeding, your doctor will tell you whether to use this medicine or not after assessing the benefits over the risks.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Oflomac-M Tablet?
A:
You may feel dizziness and loss of consciousness while taking the Oflomac-M Tablet. Hence, avoid driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Oflomac-M Tablet?
A:
It is advisable not to consume alcohol during the treatment with the Oflomac-M Tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any kind of liver problem.
  • You experience diarrhoea.
  • You experience joint pain or muscle pain.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You experience muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis).
  • You are suffering from any heart condition, like Torsades de pointes.
  • You experience clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea (CDAD).
  • You experience sensitivity to light on exposure to natural or artificial sunlight.
  • You experience adverse reactions like inflammation of the tendon or tendon Rupture (a tendon separates in whole or in part from the tissue to which it is attached).
  • You are suffering from Peripheral neuropathy (when the message-carrying capacity of nerve, to and from the brain and spinal cord from and to the rest of the body are damaged) like burning, tingling, n...
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  • You experience some effects on the central nervous system (CNS), like nervousness, aggression, lack of sleep, anxiety, hallucinations, depression, suicidal thoughts, etc.
  • You may feel adverse reactions like fever, rashes, jaundice, allergic pneumonitis, difficulty in swallowing, swelling on the face, lips, tongue, throat, fast heartbeat or any other allergic reactions.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

Oflomac-M Tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water; do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food. Take it at a fixed t...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

Store Oflomac-M Tablets in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused m...
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dosage

Dosage of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Oflomac-M Tablets, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Oflomac-M Tablet, then take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do n...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

How Does It Work?

Oflomac-M Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics, Ofloxacin and Metronidazole. These antibiotics work together to kill bacteria and parasites, which can cause infections. Ofloxacin prevents bacter...
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interactions

Interactions of OFLOMAC M TABLETS

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way the Oflomac-M Tablets work or the medicine itself reduces the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the physician regarding the medicines, supplements or herbals you take or might take to avoid possible interactions.
  • Medicines used to treat acidity (antacids) like sucralfate, cimetidine and multivitamins with zinc.
  • Medicines used to treat pain and inflammation (NSAIDs) like ibugesic aspirin.
  • Medicines used to treat gout like probenecid.
  • Medicines used to treat asthma or COPD like theophylline.
  • Medicines used to stop blood clotting like warfarin.
  • Medicines used to treat diabetes like Insulin, Glyburide and Glibenclamide.
  • Medicines used to treat epilepsy like phenytoin phenobarbital.
  • Medicines used to relax the muscles (muscle relaxant) like vecuronium bromide.
  • Medicines used to treat depression, like lithium.
  • You should always tell the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparations and supplements to avoid any interactions.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Oflomac M tablet used for?

A: Oflomac-M Tablet is used to treat diarrhoea caused by bacterial or parasitic worm infections. It alleviates frequent loose bowel movements and helps prevent their recurrence, promoting overall well-being.

Q: What are the side effects of Oflomac M tablet?

A: Common side effects include Headache, Dizziness, Metallic taste and Vomiting. Always take it as prescribed and consult your healthcare provider for any concerns or unusual symptoms.
Product Details
Brand
OFLOMAC M
Expires on or After
17/07/2024
Last Updated on: 21 November 2023 | 11:04 AM (IST)

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