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Loobid Infusion

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Primary uses of Loobid Infusion

Diarrhoea, Dysentery
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Medicine Overview of Loobid Infusion

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Uses of Loobid Infusion

Loobid Infusion is used in the treatment of diarrhoea and dysentery.
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Loobid Infusion side effects

Common

Side Effects of Loobid are Nausea, Loss of appetite, Dizziness, Headache.

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How to use Loobid Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How Loobid Infusion works

Loobid Infusion is a combination of two antibiotics: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. Ofloxacin specifically kills bacteria by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing. Ornidazole works by killing other microorganisms in addition to bacteria by damaging their DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

In Depth Information on Loobid Infusion

Loobid Infusion related warnings
Special precautions for Loobid Infusion
Alcohol
CAUTION
Loobid Infusion may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loobid Infusion 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
No information is available on the use of Loobid Infusion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney
Loobid Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loobid Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Loobid Infusion should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Loobid Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Loobid Infusion

Frequently asked questions about Loobid Infusion

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Ofloxacin+Ornidazole?
The use of Ofloxacin+Ornidazole is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to ofloxacin or to ornidazole or any medicine which belongs to the quinolone or nitroimidazole group of antimicrobial agents.
Q. Can I take a higher dose of this medicine than recommended?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of Ofloxacin+Ornidazole can lead to increased side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms which are not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. Does Ofloxacin+Ornidazole expire?
Yes, Ofloxacin+Ornidazole does expire. Please check the expiry date written on the pack of this medicine. Do not use Ofloxacin+Ornidazole after the expiry date.
Q. What is Ofloxacin+Ornidazole?
Ofloxacin+Ornidazole is a combination of two medicines: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. They work by killing the harmful micro-organisms that can cause infection. Together they help to treat your infection effectively.
Q. Is it safe to use Ofloxacin+Ornidazole?
Ofloxacin+Ornidazole is safe to use in most of the patients; However, in some patients, it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, headache, dryness in the mouth, heartburn and other uncommon or rare side effects. Consult your doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medication.

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