AP H 0.5% Drop is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. AP H 0.5% Drop may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with AP H 0.5% Drop.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
AP H 0.5% Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
AP H 0.5% Drop is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well. AP H 0.5% Drop may make you feel dizzy or light-headed, you may experience a sudden, transient loss of vision, or you may faint for a short period. This may affect your driving ability.
AP H 0.5% Drop is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of AP H 0.5% Drop is recommended. However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
AP H 0.5% Drop should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of AP H 0.5% Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Limited information is available on the use of AP H 0.5% Drop in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
Moxifloxacin and amoxicillin are two different antibiotics effective against a wide range of infection causing bacteria and have different mechanisms of action. A comparison between moxifloxacin and amoxicillin cannot be drawn.
Ap h is a broad spectrum antibiotic, effective in killing a wide range of bacteria and can be used against a variety of infections (infections of sinuses, airways, lungs, genital tract, abdominal infections, and infections of skin and eye). It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is moxifloxacin an antibiotic/ steroid/ penicillin / a sulfa drug?
Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic and not a steroid / penicillin / sulfa drug. It belongs to a class of drugs called fluoroquinolone antibiotics and kills a wide range of infection causing bacteria. It does not have chemical structure or effects similar to steroids. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of moxifloxacin is different from sulfa drugs