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. Lyflox O Tablet is to be taken with food. Taking it empty stomach can cause stomach upset.
Lyflox O Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics: Gatifloxacin and Ornidazole. Gatifloxacin kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. Ornidazole kills the bacteria and other microorganisms that cause infections by damaging the DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
Lyflox O Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lyflox O 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.
No information is available on the use of Lyflox O Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Lyflox O Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lyflox O Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Lyflox O Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lyflox O Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.