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Nitzix O Tablet


Overview

Uses of Nitzix O Tablet

Nitzix O Tablet is used in the treatment of diarrhoea and dysentery.

Nitzix O Tablet side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea

How to use Nitzix O 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. Nitzix O Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Nitzix O Tablet works

Nitzix O Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Nitazoxanide and Ofloxacin. Nitazoxanide is an antiparasitic. It works by interfering with the energy metabolism of parasites, which ultimately causes their death. Ofloxacin kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

Nitzix O Tablet related warnings

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

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Nitzix O

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Diarrhoea - having loose motion with gas pressure 3 to 4 times during morning and some times during the day and night
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Sir from 2 weeks there is diarrhoea(not watery),discomfort, gassy, gastric (took rantac and its okay for now) but frequent use of bathroom is seen please advise
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
Metron forte 400 mg twice daily for 3 dayRabekind DSR once daily in empty stomach for 1 week
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FAQs

Q. What should I inform my doctor before taking Nitzix O?

Inform your doctor about all your medical conditions and the medicines you are taking.

Q. Can Nitzix O cause insomnia?

Nitzix O contains ofloxacin, which can cause insomnia. Consult your doctor if you have a consistent sleeping problem while taking this medicine.

Q. Will a higher than the recommended dose of Nitzix O be more effective?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having serious side effects and toxicity. If the recommended doses do not relieve your symptoms or there is an increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Nitzix O?

Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
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