Author Details
Written By
MDS, BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated:
19 Feb 2020 | 11:15 AM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Myflox MD Suspension

Prescription Required

Introduction

Myflox MD Suspension is a combination medicine used in the treatment of diarrhea. It relieves the symptoms of diarrhea such as stomach pain, cramps, and loose stools. It also promotes easy passage of gas to reduce stomach discomfort and kills diarrhea-causing microorganisms.

Myflox MD Suspension is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to the medicine. You should keep taking this medicine for as long as your doctor recommends. If you stop treatment too early your symptoms may come back and your condition may worsen. Let your healthcare team know about all other medications you are taking as some may affect, or be affected by this medicine.

The most common side effects are nausea, dryness in mouth, metallic taste, and headache. Most of these are temporary and usually resolve with time. Contact your doctor straight away if you are at all concerned about any of these side effects. This medicine may also cause dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine as it can worsen your dizziness. Lifestyle modifications like having fiber-rich diet, increase fluid intake and regular exercise can help you to get better results.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding. You should also tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.

Uses of Myflox MD Suspension

Side effects of Myflox MD Suspension

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Myflox MD

  • Nausea
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Metallic taste
  • Headache

How to use Myflox MD Suspension

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Myflox MD Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Myflox MD Suspension works

Myflox MD Suspension is a combination of three antibiotics: Ofloxacin, Metronidazole and Simethicone which treat diarrhoea. Ofloxacin kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. Metronidazole kills other microorganisms in addition to bacteria by damaging the DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively. Simethicone is an antifoaming medicine which disintegrates gas bubbles and allows easy passage of gas.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Consuming alcohol while taking Myflox MD Suspension may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heart beat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure (Disulfiram reaction).
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Myflox MD Suspension may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Myflox MD Suspension is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Myflox MD Suspension may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Myflox MD Suspension may make you feel sleepy, dizzy, confused. You may have hallucinations, fits (convulsions) or temporary eyesight problems (such as blurred or double vision) affecting your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Myflox MD Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Myflox MD Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Myflox MD Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Myflox MD Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Myflox MD Suspension
₹1.15/ml of Suspension
Zoflo-M Suspension
Allenge India
₹1.63/ml of Suspension
42% costlier

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No

Patient Concerns

arrow
Fever n cold. Suggest medicine
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Internal Medicine
For child consult pediatrician not md physician but md pediatrics doctor
Please help me for incrasing my hight
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
Contact MD Medicine doctor
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Myflox MD Suspension ?

User Feedback


Related Products

Related Lab Tests

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Want to share the information?

Disclaimer:

1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.

References

  1. MedlinePlus. Ofloxacin. [Accessed 29 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Metronidazole. Thetford, Norfolk: Baxter Healthcare Ltd.; 2006 [Nov. 2017]. [Accessed 29 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Simethicone. Princeton. New Jersey: Bracoo Diagnostic. [Accessed 27 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

Manufacturer/Marketer Address

MDC PHARMACUETICALS PVT. LIMITED, PLOT NO. 213, INDUSTRIAL AREA, PHASE, I CHANDIGARH-160002. (INDIA)
Country of Origin: India
Best Price
₹58.65
MRP69  Get 15% OFF
Valid only on the orders above ₹499
60 ml in 1 bottle
SOLD OUT

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Find affordable medicine substitutes, save up to 50% on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations.

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mgdownArrow
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.