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Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet

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Composition for Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet

MRP
66.5
₹13.3/Tablet
5 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Floxur Tablet

Uses of Floxur Tablet

Floxur OD 400 mg 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).

Floxur Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Floxur are Nausea, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Floxur 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. Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Floxur Tablet works

Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria.

In Depth Information on Floxur Tablet

Expert advice for Floxur Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Floxur Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Floxur Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Floxur OD 400 mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Floxur Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Floxur OD 400 mg Tablet, 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 about Floxur Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ofloxacin

Q. Is Floxur a penicillin?
Floxur is not a penicillin. Floxur belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Is Floxur a painkiller?
Floxur is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Q. Is Floxur a sulfa drug?
Floxur is not a sulfa drug. Floxur belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Floxur contain sulfa?
Floxur does not contain sulfa. Floxur belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Floxur affect birth control?
Floxur does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Floxur 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.
Q. Does Floxur contain penicillin?
Floxur does not contain penicillin. Floxur belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Does Floxur treat chlamydia?
Floxur is active against chlamydia and can be used for treating the chlamydia infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Does Floxur expire?
Yes, Floxur 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. What is Floxur used for?
Floxur 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.
Q. Is Floxur a fluoroquinolone antibiotic?
Floxur is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Q. Can I take Floxur with paracetamol?
Floxur 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 Floxur with ibuprofen?
Floxur 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 Floxur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Floxur an antibiotic?
Floxur is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Q. Is Floxur bacteriostatic or bactericidal?
Floxur is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Floxur with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Floxur with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Bentoform, Strotas
Floxur with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Floxur with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin
Floxur with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Tizonec, Tidired, Sirdalud, Tizalide
Floxur with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Floxur with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Esulide, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide, Elide, Nimby, Bitugesic, Edil, Nimejeev, Nimutek, Nimad, Nimori, Nimogin, Sulbid, Newiide, Combilid, Nimer, Tribid, Tamid, Nimirad, Nimiff, Denim, Dexnim, Esu, Nipin, Arinox, Dolonide, Nimered, Astnim, Nimic, Tide, Vernim, Nimstar, Nimtala, Nimoogesic, Nimscal, Nimulot, Nimdol, Pifnim, Nimotil, Bestonim, Nims, Wylid, Nimucil, Nuke, Nimula, Rinim, Nimesulide, Imulid, Finegesic, Sumelide, NSD, Nimi, Nimee, Amonim, Nimsula, Karlide, Painside, Penim, Nim, Nika, Himoran, Nimy, Nimage, Limosan, Nille, G Sulide, Fanim, Bronim, Nime, Slide, Nisba, Nimugel, Nimid, Nim M, Relexulide, Nimsutech, Benim, Amulid, Nisulid, Caslide, Nimsmi, M Sulide, Nichem, Paindown, Nimsoh, Nimosh, Bentilide, Nimesyn, Nucid, Nimze, Nimoril, Bio Nim, Ana, Tonim, Nemtab, Nimuvista, Anilide, Ostonim, Pas, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Twinease, Nyci, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Myonal, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Painulide, Nuaid, Dolide, Nimeb, Nimogem, Nimujet Bcd, Nimvista, Aulin, Nimlin, Nimpic, Aurolide, Nicare
Floxur with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Floxur with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Floxur with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Floxur with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Floxur with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Flanil, Sioril
Floxur with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Floxur with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Floxur with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost
Floxur with Zolmitriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmist
Floxur with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Floxur with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Floxur with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Floxur with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas
Floxur with Acarbose
MODERATE
Floxur with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Floxur with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
Floxur with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Floxur with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
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