Zenflox Uti Tablet
Zenflox Uti Tablet

Zenflox Uti Tablet

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 186.34
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Medical Description

Zenflox-UTI tablet is a combination medicine used in the treatment of certain bacterial infections associated with urinary tract infection (UTI) and muscle spasms of the urinary tract. It contains two...
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ContainsOfloxacin(200.0 Mg),Flavoxate(200.0 Mg)
UsesUrinary Tract Infections (UTI)
Side effectsNausea
ClassificationURINARY ANTISEPTIC
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Uses of Zenflox Uti Tablet

Zenflox-UTI tablet is used in the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI), swelling or inflammation of the bladder (Cystitis). It also helps in the muscle spasm of the urinary tract. This helps in ...
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Contraindications of Zenflox Uti Tablet

  • If you are allergic to ofloxacin and flavoxate or any other ingredient of the Zenflox-UTI tablet.
  • If you have any pre-existing medical condition like muscle weakness, high pressure inside the eyes, stomach or intestinal bleeding, difficulty in passing urine, fits, swelling of tendons, etc.
  • If you feel difficulty in swallowing.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • If you are below 16 years of age.

Side effects of Zenflox Uti Tablet

Nausea is the common side effect of the Zenflox-UTI tablet.

Precautions and Warnings of Zenflox Uti Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Zenflox-UTI tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Zenflox UTI is not recommended during pregnancy as there is limited information about the effects in human pregnancy. Therefore it is advised if you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning for a baby, you should consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Zenflox-UTI tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
The component of Zenflox UTI passes into the breastmilk and can cause serious harm to the breastfed baby. Hence, breastfeeding should be discontinued during the treatment with this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Zenflox-UTI tablet?
A:
You may experience sleepiness, dizziness and visual disturbances after taking this medicine. Therefore, it is suggested to avoid driving or use any tools or machines while taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Zenflox-UTI tablet?
A:
Avoid alcohol consumption while taking Zenflox UTI, as alcohol may worsen the side effects like drowsiness or dizziness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any underlying medical condition like kidney or liver-related problems, any kind of heart and brain-related disorders, muscle weakness, nerve-related diseases, etc.
  • You have had heart surgery in past.
  • You experience any side effects after taking this medicine.
  • You feel sudden pain in the stomach or chest or experience pain in your fingers and toes during the treatment.
  • You should cover your skin properly and apply sunscreen while going out in the sun.
  • You may rarely experience pain, swelling or weakness of joints, tingling or numbness feeling in hands and feet.

Mode of Action of Zenflox Uti Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Zenflox-UTI tablet consists of two active components-ofloxacin and flavoxate. The combined action of these two ingredients helps in relieving respective symptoms.
  • Ofloxacin is an antibiotic that works by inhibiting the synthesis of bacterial DNA, thereby restricting their growth and eventually killing the bacteria.
  • Flavoxate acts as anti-spasmodic medicine that works by relaxing the bladder muscles and helps in controlling frequent, painful or uncontrolled urination, etc.

Directions for Use of Zenflox Uti Tablet

  • Take this medicine for the prescribed duration as instructed by your doctor.
  • Swallow the medicine as a whole with a sufficient glass of water, preferably with food to avoid nausea.
  • Do not change your dose unless your doctor tells you to.
  • Never stop the medicine on your own.

Interactions of Zenflox Uti Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • 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 anti-cancer medicines like methotrexate and anticoagulants like warfarin, medicines for heart and brain-related disorders, anti-bacterial medicines, etc.
  • Certain medicines can interfere with the action of the Zenflox-UTI tablet, if taken at the same time such as antidiabetic medicines, antacids, anti-gout medicines, anti-hypertensives, etc.
  • Sometimes few medicines can increase the chances of side effects if taken along with Zenflox-UTI tablets such as painkillers, other antibiotics like azithromycin, antidepressants like amitriptyline, s...
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  • Zenflox-UTI tablet should not be taken within two hours of taking antacids or medicines containing iron or sucralfate, etc.

Storage and disposal of Zenflox Uti Tablet

  • Store the medicine at room temperature.
  • Protect it from moisture and sunlight.
  • Keep it away from pets and children.

Dosage of Zenflox Uti Tablet

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose may cause dizziness, confusion, loss of consciousness, fits, nausea, loss of consciousness, ulcers, etc. Contact your doctor immediately in case of an overdose or rush to the n...
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Missed a Dose

  • It would be best if you took the doses at the appropriate time for the desired effect.
  • If you have missed taking any dose of medicine 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 not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of the Zenflox-UTI tablet?

A: Zenflox-UTI tablet is used in the treatment of certain bacterial infections associated with urinary tract infections, swelling in the bladder (Cystitis), muscle spasms of the urinary tract, etc. This helps in relieving symptoms such as painful urination, frequent urination, excessive urination at night, etc.

Q: Can I stop taking the Zenflox-UTI tablet if I feel better?

A: No, it may decrease the effectiveness of treatment and will increase the resistance of bacteria. It is strictly advised to complete the full course of treatment. Always inform your doctor if you want to stop treatment.

Q: For how many days should I take the Zenflox-UTI tablet?

A: The doctor will decide the duration of treatment on the basis of the severity of the infection. Irregular use or an inadequate treatment period increases the risk of the symptoms returning and may lead to treatment failure also. However, it should not be taken for more than 2 months.

Q: What is UTI? What are its symptoms?

A: UTI means Urinary Tract Infection. It is an infection that occurs due to certain bacteria's in any part of the urinary tract like the bladder, kidney, urethra, etc. It may be characterized by symptoms like burning sensation while urinating, uncontrolled or urge to urinate, pelvic pain, the appearance of cloudy urine, etc.

Q: Are there any home remedies to manage the UTI symptoms?

  • Increase the water intake.
  • Have plenty of juice or liquids in your diet especially cranberry juice.
  • Make a habit of wash or wipe genital parts every time you urinate.
  • Stop using feminine products for time being until your infection gets cured. As it may cause more irritation.
  • You can have an alkalizer also but after consulting the doctor only.

Q: How quickly does Zenflox work?

A: Zenflox UTI can start showing its effect approximately after 1 hour of its consumption. However, it varies among individuals and can also vary due to the severity of the infection. As it is an antibiotic medicine, the complete effect towards the infection could be seen only after completing the full course of antibiotic treatment.

Q: Is Zenflox UTI an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Zenflox UTI is an antibiotic medicine containing two active ingredients- ofloxacin and flavoxate that belong to the different classes of medicines called antibiotic and anti-spasmodic respectively.

Q: Can Zenflox UTI cure UTI?

A: Yes, Zenflox-UTI is used in the treatment of urinary tract infection (UTI), swelling or inflammation of the bladder (Cystitis).
Product Details
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ZENFLOX UTI
Last Updated on: 13 Apr 2022 | 12:12 PM (IST)
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