Home>ofal eye/ear drops

Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Hi Tech Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Primary uses of Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Bacterial eye / ear infections
MRP
33.99
10 ml in 1 packet
ADD TO CART
Medicine Overview of Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Uses of Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Ofal Eye/Ear Drops is used in the treatment of Bacterial eye / ear infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Ofal Eye/Ear Drops side effects

Common

Side Effect of Ofal is Application site irritation.

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 Eye/Ear Drops is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria that cause eye/ear infections by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing.
In Depth Information on Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Expert advice for Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ofal Eye/Ear Drops to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Ofal Eye/Ear Drops and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • 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.
video imgplay img

Ofal Eye/Ear Drops related warnings

Special precautions for Ofal Eye/Ear Drops
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofal Eye/Ear Drops 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
Ofal Eye/Ear Drops is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Ofal Eye/Ear Drops may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Ofal Eye/Ear Drops?

uses
If you miss a dose of Ofal Eye/Ear Drops, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Frequently asked questions about Ofloxacin
Q. Is Ofal a penicillin?
Ofal is not a penicillin. Ofal belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Is Ofal a painkiller?
Ofal is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Q. Is Ofal a sulfa drug?
Ofal is not a sulfa drug. Ofal belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Ofal contain sulfa?
Ofal does not contain sulfa. Ofal belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Ofal affect birth control?
Ofal does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Ofal is used with contraceptive pills. However, always talk to your doctor if you are asked to take any medicines when you are also taking birth control pills.
Q. Does Ofal contain penicillin?
Ofal does not contain penicillin. Ofal belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Does Ofal treat chlamydia?
Ofal is active against chlamydia and can be used for treating the chlamydia infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Does Ofal expire?
Yes, Ofal does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. What is Ofal used for?
Ofal is used to treat bacterial infections of the kidneys or bladder (urinary tract), chest or lungs, male or female sex organs (genital tract) which include gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted infection that can affect both men and women, and skin and soft tissue infections.
Q. Is Ofal a fluoroquinolone antibiotic?
Ofal is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Q. Can I take Ofal with paracetamol?
Ofal can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Ofal with ibuprofen?
Ofal when taken with Ibuprofen, can increase the risk of some side effects. There are a few reports of seizures or fits when these ibuprofen has been taken with Ofal. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Ofal an antibiotic?
Ofal is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Q. Is Ofal bacteriostatic or bactericidal?
Ofal is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Ofal with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Ofal with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Tizonec
Ofal with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Esulide, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide
Ofal with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Ofal with Clozapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clozapine: Suclosz, Vizopin, Syclop
Ofal with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex
Ofal with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Ofal with Olanzapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Olanzapine: Oladac, Zolapin, Olisense, Olatig, Olanz, Madwell, Ozinet, Olnee
Ofal with Acarbose
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Acarbose: Diadose
Ofal with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Ofal Eye/Ear Drops: ZVP, VJS, GMA, HPP, SNH, AGP, SCP, SAA, DRA, NPS, SWA, BNC, BDI, PHC, WDE, GLM, IPL, USM, KMC, XMX, NXG, MAX, WHP, DPP, SVH, DYL, THP, IPP, IAD, NNP, EAN, YAG, NEO, 1MH, DAO, GLD, SBL, NLG, MAM, DZY, TAT, NSL, OLT, SAH, ARD, KHH, KIM, SAF, PSF, VOP, RTL, BSN, BIO, AVL, SIO, STS, DGN, CRN, BHA, VDH, AAY, MOM, AFT, HPC, SCH, TNH, LHP, RPA, DPL, OIP, 9MM, MTM, SRG, FRM, EPS, AXM, HBV, VSL, PNQ, UVD, ASP, EEC, RPI, BJP, PMA, SJP, GNC, GGL, APT, NLC, LMS, MDN, MFN, NEW, DHR, SHD, ANT, KNH, PPR, HLT, NWP, HEX, BSL, RHS, VTR, NPH, CTP, SPV, WPL, BAL, RUS, HWS, UHP, SHN, ATL, PTI, DLY, BBS, AGT, MTD, SHC, GHR, RSA, CLT, HSM, SSS, SGC, TSS, PRN, KLC, SYN, BKB, BRC, NVL, CMD, MDI, KHD, STA, SVS, PRL, CZT, 4IT, RPP, NLP, MKT, TAP, RGH, TOM, VNS, AAA, FGH, FRS, OHM, GEO, WSI, SPF, ANS, GDA, AYN, SLN, RYL, BTM, ENP, KIS, RAC, HTV, SDE, AHP, KHC, SBN, NXT, ZPR, CMC, PHN, BLS, GFL, HTS, HAT, UMP, NVY, GPP, RWP, SOF, DHP, OBS, JIV, RRP, ZEL, GPT, JVO, WHL, VSC, HGI, AMH, BBN, PWN, PRT, BHS, AVS, DVH, RKS, SGH, PNT, BLE, DLP, GTC, AYU, VVN, OMV, RHW, KAL, WAD, LIP, MSD, AMR, JSL, BMJ, RDR, USF, VRS, OWN, SPD, VHP, LHA, SSI, IMC, AAR, JJE, KHP, ABP, LCC, BHM, HCP, MLC, HIP, MAP, ESY, PSE, BAP, ALY, PLT, BHP, JBT, SLC, RHL, PRC, CPK, BJR, HZF, AMM, EVP, ANP, DFP, SMS, QTM, RVC, NTL, SBA, RDH, FIP, SWP, ADT, QLF, MDH, DYG, SHG, APS, EQN, HMP, BGS, MDO, UPA, MJT, JHC, HSP, PVP, JVN, NTB, BLP, MKS, AVB, AYM, NDP, ATP, HNP, SDM, MRS, GBL, NAS, MKE, MBP, SMN, RWL, PEN, SNG, BNA, ALC, BNT, NFP, PTP, MIP, EMB, INC, OWP

Substitutes for Ofal Eye/Ear Drops

Zenflox Eye/Ear Drops
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹3.63/ml of Eye/Ear Drops
7% costlier
Tisol Eye/Ear Drops
East India Pharmaceutical Works Ltd
₹8.8/ml of Eye/Ear Drops
159% costlier
Ofc Eye Drop
Jawa Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹12.94/ml of Eye Drop
281% costlier
Zanocin Eye Drop
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹3.8/ml of Eye Drop
12% costlier
Omeflox Eye Drop
Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹9.19/ml of Eye Drop
170% costlier
Authored by
1mg Medical Experts Team
Read Our Editorial Policy
Related OTC Products
Electral Powder
MRP18.63% off
18
Enterogermina Oral Suspension
MRP46.197% off
43
Aristozyme Liquid Pineapple
MRP88.655% off
84
Evion 400mg Capsule
MRP24.581% off
24.3
Econorm Sachet
MRP486% off
45
Unienzyme Tablet
MRP48.47% off
45
Sporlac - DS Tablet
MRP98.456% off
92
Candid 1% Dusting Powder
MRP1157% off
107
Abzorb Dusting Powder
MRP1088% off
99
Tedibar Soap
MRP1307% off
121
Top Physicians
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
MBBS, MD
4.4
MBBS, MD
4.7
MBBS, DNB
4.4
MBBS, MD
4.6
cross img