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Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 60.00
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Medical Description

Oxigen G Tablet is an antibiotic containing a combination of two medicines - Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. It is used to treat diarrhoea caused due to mixed infections in adults. If you are allergic to th...
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ContainsOfloxacin(200.0 Mg),Ornidazole(500.0 Mg)
ClassificationANTI-DIARRHOEAL
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Uses of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

Oxigen G Tablet is used in adult patients to treat diarrhoea due to mixed infection.

Contraindications of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

If you have an allergy to Ofloxacin, Ornidazole or any of the ingredients of Oxigen G Tablet.

Side effects of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Sleepiness
  • Rashes
  • Urge to scratch
  • Urge to scratch in the genital part of women
  • Inflammation in the vagina (discharge, itching, pain)
  • Bad taste
  • Insomnia
  • Anaemia
  • Blood disorders
  • Increase in liver enzymes
  • Abnormal urine reports (like excess of glucose, protein, alkaline urine, blood in urine, presence of white blood cells, etc)

Precautions and Warnings of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Oxigen G Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using the Oxigen G 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.

Breast Feeding

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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Oxigen G Tablet?
A:
You may feel sleepy, dizziness, visual disturbance, fits, body stiffness, loss of consciousness while taking the Oxigen G Tablet. Hence, avoid driving or operating any machinery.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Oxigen G Tablet?
A:
It is advisable not to consume alcohol during the treatment with the Oxigen G Tablet, it can impair your driving ability.

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 tendon or tendon Rupture (a tendon separates in whole or in part from 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 face, lips, tongue, throat, fast heartbeat or any other allergic reactions.

Mode of Action of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Oxigen G Tablet works by the combined action of Ofloxacin & Ornidazole.
  • Ofloxacin inhibits the enzyme synthesis responsible for bacterial DNA replication. Hence, it shows the bactericidal effect.
  • Ornidazole destructs the DNA helical structure, which interrupts the protein synthesis and ultimately leads to the death of bacteria.

Directions for Use of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

Oxigen G 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 ti...
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Interactions of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used to treat acidity (antacids) like sucralfate, cimetidine, 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, 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 interaction.

Storage and disposal of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

Store Oxigen G 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 medi...
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Dosage of Oxigen G Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include drowsiness, nausea, dizziness, hot and cold flushes. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of Oxigen G Tablets, then contact your doct...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Oxigen G 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 no...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: For how long do I need to take the Oxigen G Tablet?

A: You are supposed to take the Oxigen G Tablet as per the prescribed dosage duration by your physician. If you stop taking this early, then you may develop resistance. Also, there are many chances of reoccurrence of the infection.

Q: Is the Oxigen G Tablet habit-forming?

A: No, the Oxigen G Tablet is not habit-forming.
Product Details
Brand
OXIGEN G
Expires on or After
23/08/2022
Last Updated on: 27 Apr 2022 | 04:27 PM (IST)
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