Oflox 100mg Rediuse Bottle Of 60ml Suspension
Oflox 100mg Rediuse Bottle Of 60ml Suspension
Oflox 100mg Rediuse Bottle Of 60ml Suspension
Oflox 100mg Rediuse Bottle Of 60ml Suspension
Oflox 100mg Rediuse Bottle Of 60ml Suspension
Oflox 100mg Rediuse Bottle Of 60ml Suspension

Oflox 100mg Rediuse Bottle Of 60ml Suspension

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60ml Suspension in Bottle
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Oflox 100 MG Description

Oflox Suspension contains Ofloxacin, which belongs to the group of antibiotics called Fluoroquinolones. Oflox Suspension is used to treat bacterial infections of the sinus, airways, urinary tract, rep...
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ContainsOfloxacin(100.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhoea, dizziness, headache, sleeping disorder, nausea
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Oflox 100 MG

Oflox Suspension is used to treat infections of the lungs, airways, urinary tract, reproductive tract and genital organs.

Contraindications of Oflox 100 MG

  • If you are allergic to Ofloxacin or any other ingredients of Oflox Suspension.
  • If you are allergic to the class of medicines called Fluoroquinolone.
  • If you have a history of fits (epilepsy).
  • If you have problems related to a tendon (tissue connecting muscles to bones) like inflammation and swelling of the tendons (tendonitis).
  • If you are pregnant or are planning to have a baby or if you are breastfeeding.
  • If you have Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase deficiency (an inherited disorder that affects red blood cells) or a family history of this deficiency.

Side effects of Oflox 100 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Jaundice
  • Anxiety or nervousness
  • Sleeping disorder
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Vertigo
  • Cough
  • Inflammation of pharynx and nasal cavity (Nasopharyngitis)
  • Diarrhoea
  • Itchy skin (Pruritus)
  • Rash

Precautions and Warnings of Oflox 100 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Oflox Suspension during pregnancy?
A:
Oflox Suspension should not be consumed during pregnancy, as it may cause harm to the unborn baby. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or planning a pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Oflox Suspension while breastfeeding?
A:
Oflox Suspension can pass into human breastmilk and can cause serious harm to your baby. Hence, breastfeeding should be discontinued while you are taking this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Oflox Suspension?
A:
You may experience drowsiness, dizziness and visual disturbances when you are taking Oflox Suspension, thus avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Oflox Suspension?
A:
You should not drink alcohol while taking Oflox Suspension, as alcohol may worsen the side effects like drowsiness or dizziness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience pain, swelling or weakness of joints.
  • Your age is more than 60 years, then the chances of tendon disorders are high.
  • You have myasthenia gravis; you may experience weakness and difficulty in breathing.
  • You have a history of mental illness, fits.
  • You have liver or kidney disorders.
  • You are suffering from diabetes, you need to be careful as a drop in blood glucose can occur, watch for headache, weakness, tremors, sweating.
  • You are going out in the sun, cover your skin properly and apply sunscreen.
  • Oflox Suspension should not be used in children below 18 years of age.

Mode of Action of Oflox 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Oflox Suspension works by inhibiting the multiplication of the bacteria thereby stopping the growth.

Directions for Use of Oflox 100 MG

  • Take Oflox Suspension as instructed by your doctor.
  • Shake it well before use.
  • Use a measuring cup, spoon or dropper for the exact quantity.
  • Do not consume it directly from the bottle.

Interactions of Oflox 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes Oflox Suspension may affect the way other medicines work, and other medicines may affect how Oflox Suspension works, if 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 interaction.
  • Especially if you are on certain medications like antidiabetic medicines like glibenclamide, furosemide, medicines for heart-related disorders like quinidine, amiodarone, anti-depressant like amitrip...
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  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are anti-HIV medicines, anticoagulants like warfarin, painkillers like Ibuprofen or Diclofenac, corticosteroids used to treat inflammation and swelling...
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Storage and disposal of Oflox 100 MG

  • Store Oflox Suspension at room temperature.
  • Protect it from direct sunlight and moisture.
  • Please keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Oflox 100 MG

Overdose

  • An excess of Oflox Suspension may cause confusion, dizziness, impairment of consciousness, fits, nausea and gastric mucosal erosions (inflammation of the mucous membrane of the stomach lining).
  • Contact your doctor immediately in case of an overdose or rush to the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • If you have missed any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I remember while taking the Oflox Suspension?

  • Do not take any medicine to stop the diarrhoea if you develop watery or bloody diarrhoea while taking Ofloxacin. Stop the medicine and inform your doctor immediately.
  • Avoid going out in the sun. Wear a protective covering or use sunscreen (SPF 30 or 40) to prevent sunburn.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience redness, itching, rash, swelling after exposure to the sun.

Q: Can Oflox Suspension be used for vomiting?

A: No, Oflox Suspension is not indicated to be used for vomiting. It is used to treat various bacterial infections of the skin, lungs, airways, urinary tract and genital parts.

Q: Can I stop taking the Oflox Suspension when I feel better?

A: No, do not stop taking Oflox Suspension 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 the infection.

Q: Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of Oflox Suspension?

A: It is recommended not to self-medicate yourself. Consuming a higher than the recommended dose increases the chance of side effects and may be harmful as well. Always consult your doctor before taking any medicine.

Q: Is Oflox Suspension safe and effective?

A: Oflox Suspension is safe and effective if you have taken it in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed by your doctor. If you stop taking this tablet once you start feeling good, the chance of recurrence of the infection increases.
Product Details
Brand
OFLOX
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 01 Dec 2021 | 05:32 PM (IST)

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