Medicine Overview of Ofal Eye/Ear Drops
Uses of Ofal Eye/Ear Drops
Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
How to use Ofal Eye/Ear Drops
This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.
How Ofal Eye/Ear Drops works
Ofal 0.3% w/v eye/ear drops is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.
In Depth Information on Ofal Eye/Ear Drops
Expert advice for Ofal Eye/Ear Drops
- Ensure your hands are clean before touching the tip of the applicator.
- Discontinue use and inform your doctor if you experience signs of allergic reaction.
- Do not drive or operate machinery as you may have blurred vision after using the medicine.
- Avoid excessive exposure to light to prevent photosensitivity.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- It should not take if patient is
- allergic to ofloxacin or any other quinolones or any of its ingredients.
- It sholud not given to children less than 6 months old.
Special precautions for Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
To reduce the amount of Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops that reaches the breastmilk, place pressure over the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue....
To reduce the amount of Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops that reaches the breastmilk, place pressure over the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
It is not known whether Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops alters t+more
he ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
There is limited information available on the use of Ofal 0.+more
3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Ofal 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops
Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin Topical
Q. Is ofloxacin/ Zenflox/ Zanocin OZ an antibiotic?
Yes. It belongs to the group of medicines called as fluoroquinolone antibiotics
Q. Does ofloxacin topical treat pink eye/chlamydia/ear infections?
Ofloxacin topical is used to treat pink eye (conjunctivitis), ear infection and infection due to chlamydia.
Substitutes for Ofal Eye/Ear Drops
Festive 0.3% w/v Eye Drop
Laborate Pharmaceuticals India Ltd
₹1.9/ml of Eye Drop
Zenflox 0.3% w/v Eye Drop
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Oflobe Eye Drop
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Zynoff 0.3% w/v Eye Drop
Nri Vision Care Pvt Ltd
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