Emflox OZ Tablet

icon
Apex Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Emflox OZ NA Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Pregnancy
74.57
₹7.46/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Emflox OZ Tablet

uses

Uses of Emflox OZ Tablet

Emflox OZ 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).
uses

Side effects of Emflox OZ Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

uses

How to use Emflox OZ 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 is better to take Emflox OZ Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Emflox OZ Tablet works

Emflox oz tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Emflox OZ Tablet

Expert advice for Emflox OZ 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 Emflox oz 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.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Emflox OZ Tablet
icon
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Emflox OZ 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Emflox OZ Tablet should be used with caution during lactatio
n. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Emflox OZ Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
CAUTION
Emflox OZ Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Emflox OZ Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Emflox OZ Tablet is not advised in patients with severe kidney disease.
...
+more
icon
Liver
SAFE
Emflox OZ Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver disea
se. No dose adjustment of Emflox OZ Tablet is recommended.
...
+more
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 Norfloxacin, 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 Emflox OZ NA Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Norfloxacin

Yes, Emflox oz is an antibiotic and belongs to a class of medicines called fluoroquinolones.
No, Emflox oz is not same as penicillin. They are two different medicines and belong to two different class of medicines. Emflox oz belongs to the class of fluoroquinolones and penicillin belongs to the group of beta-lactam antibiotics.
No, Emflox oz is not same as ciprofloxacin. These are two different drugs, however, they belong to the same class of medicines known as fluoroquinolones.
Q. Can I take Emflox oz with dimenhydrinate?
Emflox oz can be taken with dimenhydrinate. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.<br>
No, Emflox oz is not known to contain sulphur.
No, Emflox oz is not active against the chlamydia group of organisms, hence it is not used to treat infections caused by chlamydia.
Yes, Emflox oz does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
+more

Substitutes for Emflox OZ

No substitutes found for this medicine
Top Physicians
doctor
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
doctor
4.4
doctor
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
MBBS, Fellowship
4.1
doctor
Dr. Suman Kirti
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.3
cross img