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. Nex Oz Syrup is to be taken with food. Taking it empty stomach can cause stomach upset.
Nex Oz Syrup is a combination of two antibiotics: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. Ofloxacin works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria. Ornidazole kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria that cause infections by damaging their DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
Nex Oz Syrup may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nex Oz Syrup 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 Nex Oz Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Nex Oz Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nex Oz Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Nex Oz Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nex Oz Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Nex oz?
The use of Nex oz 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 Nex oz 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 Nex oz expire?
Yes, Nex oz does expire. Please check the expiry date written on the pack of this medicine. Do not use Nex oz after the expiry date.
Q. What is Nex oz?
Nex oz 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 Nex oz?
Nex oz 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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.