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Ofran Tz Tablets

By SIESTA PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
58.65*
MRP 69.00
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Ofran Tz Tablets Description

Ofran Tz Tab is a combination of Ofloxacin and Tinidazole, an antibiotic.

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Product Summary

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ContainsOfloxacin + Tinidazole
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
molecules
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uses

Uses of Ofran Tz Tablets

  • It is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
contraindications

Contraindications of Ofran Tz Tablets

  • As this medicine contains a combination of two medicines, any contraindication with individual product can happen with this combination
  • If you are allergic to Ofloxacin or Tinidazole, similar medicines or any ingredient of this medicine
  • Should not be used by patients younger than 18 years
  • If you are breastfeeding, are pregnant or planning to become pregnant
  • If you have a history of fits or epilepsy
  • If you experience problems related to tendons, for example, swelling in the tendons
  • If you have a family history of autoimmune blood disorder
  • If you have any neurological disorders (like brain, spinal cord or other nerves)
sideEffects

Side effects of Ofran Tz Tablets

  • Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain and diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Spinning head
  • Allergic skin reactions
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Ofran Tz Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ofran Tz Tab during pregnancy?
A:
Components of this medicine can alter the growth and development of bones in the unborn baby. Thus, it should not be used during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ofran Tz Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine passes in breast milk and women consuming this medicine should not breastfeed the baby at least 3 days after taking the last dose. Also, watch your baby for fungal infection of mouth and diarrhoea.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ofran Tz Tab?
A:
You might experience dizziness or sleepiness, visual disturbance or drowsiness after taking this medicine. Therefore, avoid driving if you have any of these symptoms.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ofran Tz Tab?
A:
It is advised not to consume alcohol during the treatment and at least 3 days after stopping the treatment. It may cause stomach cramps, nausea, vomiting, headaches and sometimes hot flushes may also occur.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • If you experience pain and swelling in the joints or tendons, take rest, stop this medicine and inform your doctor
  • If you experience muscle pain and muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis)
  • If you have a history of fits
  • If you experience burning, tingling, numbness and pain sensations
  • If you experience nervousness, aggression, lack of sleep, anxiety, hallucinations, depression or suicidal thoughts, immediately inform your doctor
  • If you have liver and kidney failure
  • If you have watery diarrhoea and black tarry stools, immediately stop this medicine and inform your doctor
  • If you experience any blood disorder, anaemia or abnormal blood count
  • If you experience irregular heartbeat and difficulty in passing urine
  • If you experience low and high blood sugar levels
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Ofran Tz Tablets

How Does It Work?

This combination of medicine works by inhibiting the formation and action of bacterial enzymes responsible for the growth of bacteria which eventually leads to the death of infection-causing bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Ofran Tz Tablets

Take this medicine as a whole with a sufficient amount of water. Maintain the time interval between two doses and do not make changes to the dose unless your doctor recommends it.
interactions

Interactions of Ofran Tz Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Painkillers like Naproxen, Diclofenac, Aspirin and Indomethacin
  • Concomitant use of painkillers like NSAIDs can cause fits and should be avoided as you may experience fits
  • This medicine should be taken at least two hours before taking acidity medicines like Sucralfate, any preparation containing zinc, iron and certain anti-HIV drugs like Didanosine
  • You may experience low blood sugar levels if you are taking anti-diabetic medicines, close blood sugar monitoring is needed
  • Blood-thinning medications like Warfarin should not be given along with this medicine as it may lead to bleeding
  • Medicines that can change the heart rhythm are Alprazolam, Resperidone and Lithium and antibiotics like Azithromycin, Clarithromycin, Procainamide and Quinidine
  • Other medicines like Methotrexate, Furosemide(water pill), Probenecid and Cimetidine
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Ofran Tz Tablets

  • Store it in a cool and dry place protected from sunlight
  • Keep it out of reach of children
dosage

Dosage of Ofran Tz Tablets

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose include dizziness, confusion, altered mental alertness, nausea and fits (rarely)
  • In case of an overdose, contact your doctor or reach out to your nearest hospital

Missed a Dose

  • It would be best if you never miss your dose of antibiotics as it may lead to treatment failure
  • If you missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember
  • If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking this medicine if I feel better?

A: No, you should follow the prescribed duration by your doctor. If you stop it early, you may develop resistance and your infection may reoccur. On reoccurrence, the infection may not respond to such antibiotics.

Q: What should I be careful about while taking Ofran Tz Tab?

  • If you notice tightness in the chest, difficulty in breathing or fainting episode, immediately seek medical help
  • If you notice pain or swelling in any joint, immediately stop taking this medicine, take rest, avoid exercise and report to your doctor
  • If you are suffering from depression, it can worsen
  • If you have diabetes, this medicine can cause a drop in your blood sugar which can be dangerous
  • If you experience sweating, hunger pangs, headache or tremors, immediately have a juice/sugar. Inform your doctor about this episode
Product Details
Brand
OFRAN TZ
Expires on or After
04/03/2023
Last Updated on: 31 Jul 2020 | 07:00 PM (IST)
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