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Melof 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Melof 400mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Melof 400mg Tablet

MRP
100
₹10/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Melof Tablet

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Uses of Melof Tablet

Melof 400mg 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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Melof Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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

How Melof Tablet works

Melof 400mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Melof Tablet

Expert advice for Melof Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Melof 400mg 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 Melof 400mg 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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Melof Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Melof Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Melof 400mg 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
Melof 400mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Melof 400mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Melof 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Melof 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Melof 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Melof 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Melof Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Melof 400mg 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 Melof Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ofloxacin

Melof 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.
Melof is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Melof is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Melof is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.
Melof is not a penicillin. Melof belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Melof is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Melof is not a sulfa drug. Melof belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Melof does not contain sulfa. Melof belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Melof does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Melof 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.
Melof does not contain penicillin. Melof belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Melof 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, Melof 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 Melof with paracetamol?
Melof 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 Melof with ibuprofen?
Melof 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 Melof. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Melof with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Melof with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox
Melof with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Melof with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Strotas
Melof with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Melof with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Melof with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Melof with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz
Melof with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Melof with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas, Flowpent, Flexital, Trental
Melof with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Melof with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Edil, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Nimujet, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Nizer, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Nicip, Myonal, Nimtech, Nelsid, 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, Nimotil, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Supernim, 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, Remulide, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Nimi, 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, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Nimulid, 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
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral
Melof with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Melof with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Melof with Clozapine
SERIOUS
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Melof with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin
Melof with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Melof with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
Melof with Acarbose
MODERATE
Melof with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Melof with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Melof with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Rastinon
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