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Oflox 50mg Rediuse

By CIPLA LIMITED
60ml Suspension in Bottle
MRP 63.88*
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Oflox 50 MG Description

Oflox Suspension is an antibiotic used in various bacterial infections such as infection of lungs, airways, throat, skin, soft tissues and urinary tract. It contains ofloxacin as active ingredient th

at works by inhibiting the growth of the bacteria and kill the various susceptible bacterial organisms. Take this medicine as prescribed and for the exact duration. Not completing the course of antibiotics or missing any dose of antibiotics can result in failure of therapy. You should also tell your doctor about the medicines, herbs, supplements you take and all the conditions or diseases you are suffering from, before starting this medicine.

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ContainsOfloxacin(50.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, stomach pain, sleeping disorder, dizziness
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Oflox 50 MG

Oflox Suspension is used in the treatment of respiratory infections (pneumonia, bronchitis), urinary tract infection, skin infection and other infection of genital organs.
contraindications

Contraindications of Oflox 50 MG

If you are allergic to ofloxacin or any medicines from fluoroquinolone class of medicines and any other ingredients of Oflox Suspension.
sideEffects

Side effects of Oflox 50 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Sleeping disorder
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Oflox 50 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Oflox 50mg Rediuse during pregnancy?
A:
  • Due to limited information available on its safety, it is not recommended in pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Oflox 50mg Rediuse while breastfeeding?
A:
Oflox Suspension can pass into human breast milk and can harm baby. Hence, breastfeeding should be discontinued while you are taking this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Oflox 50mg Rediuse?
A:
  • You may experience sleepiness, dizziness and visual disturbances when you are taking this medicine. You should not drive or use any tools or machines while taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Oflox 50mg Rediuse?
A:
You should not drink alcohol while taking this medicine, as alcohol may worsen the side effects like drowsiness or dizziness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may experience pain, swelling or weakness of joints, tendons, muscle weakness, joint pain, nerve related problems, confusion, lack of sleep, anxiety etc. during the treatment.
  • You experience any allergic reaction like swollen throat, face, rash, fever, breathing difficulty, any other infection after taking Oflox Suspension.
  • Your age is more than 60 years, then the chances of tendon disorders are high.
  • You experience severe and persistent diarrhoea after taking this medicine.
  • You have any pre-existing medical condition like kidney or liver related problems, diabetes, or any kind of heart problems like abnormal heart rhythm etc.
  • You are going out in the sun, cover your skin properly and apply sunscreen during the treatment.
  • You are suffering from diabetes, you need to be careful as a drop in blood glucose can occur, watch for headache, weakness, tremors, sweating.
  • It is advised to keep yourself well hydrated during the treatment.
  • Keep a regular check on liver or kidney function during prolonged treatment.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Oflox 50 MG

How Does It Work?

This medicine inhibits bacterial DNA, thereby restricting their growth and eventually killing the bacteria responsible for causing infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Oflox 50 MG

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

Interactions of Oflox 50 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of Oflox Suspension, if taken at the same time.
  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatment if you are taking for a...
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  • In particular, if you are taking medicines for gout or arthritis, antacids, painkillers, immunosuppressants like ciclosporin, medicines for breathing-related problems like theophylline, antidiabetic m...
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  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are oral anticoagulants like warfarin, painkillers like ibuprofen, medicines for heart-related disorders like quinidine etc.
  • Medicines or dietary supplements that contain iron, aluminium, magnesium or sucralfate used to reduce stomach acid should be taken with a minimum gap of one hour with this medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Oflox 50 MG

  • Store Oflox Suspension at room temperature, cool and dry palce.
  • Protect if from direct sunlight
  • Keep it out of the reach of children
dosage

Dosage of Oflox 50 MG

Overdose

If you have taken too much of this medicine than prescribed, then it may cause drowsiness, dizziness, nausea, hot and cold flushes etc. Contact your doctor immediately or rush to the nearest hospital ...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of 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 dos...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Oflox Suspension habit forming?

A: No, habit-forming tendencies have not been reported with Oflox Suspension.

Q: What should I remember while taking Oflox Suspension?

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

Q: Can I stop taking Oflox Suspension even I start feeling better?

A: No, do not stop taking Oflox Suspension before the prescribed duration. The 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.
Product Details
Brand
OFLOX
Expires on or After
29/11/2023
Last Updated on: 17 May 2022 | 02:37 PM (IST)
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