Brutaflox 200mg Tablet

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Mankind Pharma Ltd

Composition for Brutaflox 200mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
15.62
₹1.56/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Brutaflox Tablet

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Uses of Brutaflox Tablet

Brutaflox 200mg Tablet 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).
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Side effects of Brutaflox Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Brutaflox Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Brutaflox 200mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Brutaflox Tablet works

Brutaflox 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Brutaflox Tablet

Expert advice for Brutaflox Tablet

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Brutaflox immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Brutaflox 200mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Brutaflox 200mg Tablet 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Brutaflox 200mg Tablet should be used with caution during la
ctation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Brutaflox 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or af
fect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Brutaflox 200mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Cipin 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ofloxacin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Brutaflox 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

Brutaflox is used to treat bacterial infections of the kidneys or bladder (urinary tract), chest or lungs, male or female sex organs (genital tract) which include gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted infection that can affect both men and women, and skin and soft tissue infections.
Brutaflox is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Brutaflox is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Brutaflox is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.
Brutaflox is not a penicillin. Brutaflox belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Brutaflox is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Brutaflox is not a sulfa drug. Brutaflox belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Brutaflox does not contain sulfa. Brutaflox belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Brutaflox does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Brutaflox is used with contraceptive pills. However, always talk to your doctor if you are asked to take any medicines when you are also taking birth control pills.
Brutaflox does not contain penicillin. Brutaflox belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Brutaflox is active against chlamydia and can be used for treating the chlamydia infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Yes, Brutaflox does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. Can I take Brutaflox with paracetamol?
Brutaflox can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Brutaflox with ibuprofen?
Brutaflox when taken with Ibuprofen, can increase the risk of some side effects. There are a few reports of seizures or fits when these ibuprofen has been taken with Brutaflox. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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