OF Plus Infusion


Overview

Uses of OF Plus Infusion

OF Plus Infusion is used in the treatment of bacterial & parasitic infections.

OF Plus Infusion side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Headache

How to use OF Plus Infusion

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

How OF Plus Infusion works

OF Plus Infusion 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.

OF Plus Infusion related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
OF Plus Infusion may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
OF Plus Infusion 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
No information is available on the use of OF Plus Infusion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney
OF Plus Infusion is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of OF Plus Infusion may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
OF Plus Infusion should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of OF Plus Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed this combination medicine for the treatment of diarrhea and dysentery.
  • Diarrhea can cause dehydration. Drink plenty of fluids to help rehydrate you. 
  • Consult your doctor if your diarrhea lasts for more than 48 hours.
  • Do not use OF Plus Infusion if you have blood in your stool or if you are severely constipated.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking OF Plus Infusion as it may irritate your stomach and also cause excessive drowsiness.
  • 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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to OF Plus

Sir, I am taking zyven of plus 50 mg for 5 months on my doctor advice .I Stopping this medicine for 2 days I have feeling some problems like sleepiness headache what can I do .
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Based on your clinical history, your doctor plans the type of medicine and it's dose and duration. For first episode of anxiety/ depression/ panic, the usual maintenance phase is 6 months of asymptomatic period, after which medicines can be gradually tapered. But treatment may need to continue longer depending on severity and frequency of episodes. To take any decision to change medication or stop them, several factors have to be taken in account for which regular follow up with your psychiatrist is important. For second opinion, seek a proper consultation with another psychiatrist and take along your previous prescriptions.
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FAQs

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of OF Plus?
The use of OF Plus is considered to be harmful for 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 than the recommended dose of this medicine?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of OF Plus can increase the risks of 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. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of OF Plus?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack 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.
Q. What is OF Plus?
OF Plus 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 OF Plus?
OF Plus is safe for 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 25th Jan 2018.
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