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Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet

Sristi Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet

MRP
48
₹4.8/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ofalmax Tablet

Uses of Ofalmax Tablet

Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial 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).

Ofalmax Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Ofalmax are Nausea, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Ofalmax 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. Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ofalmax Tablet works

Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria.

In Depth Information on Ofalmax Tablet

Expert advice for Ofalmax Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet 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 Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet 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.
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Ofalmax Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Ofalmax Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofalmax 200 mg 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
Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Ofalmax Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Ofalmax 200 mg Tablet, 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 Ofalmax Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ofloxacin

Q. Is Ofalmax a penicillin?
Ofalmax is not a penicillin. Ofalmax belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Is Ofalmax a painkiller?
Ofalmax is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Q. Is Ofalmax a sulfa drug?
Ofalmax is not a sulfa drug. Ofalmax belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Ofalmax contain sulfa?
Ofalmax does not contain sulfa. Ofalmax belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Ofalmax affect birth control?
Ofalmax does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Ofalmax 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 Ofalmax contain penicillin?
Ofalmax does not contain penicillin. Ofalmax belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Does Ofalmax treat chlamydia?
Ofalmax 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 Ofalmax expire?
Yes, Ofalmax 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 Ofalmax used for?
Ofalmax 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 Ofalmax a fluoroquinolone antibiotic?
Ofalmax is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Q. Can I take Ofalmax with paracetamol?
Ofalmax 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 Ofalmax with ibuprofen?
Ofalmax 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 Ofalmax. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Ofalmax an antibiotic?
Ofalmax is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Q. Is Ofalmax bacteriostatic or bactericidal?
Ofalmax 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 Ofalmax with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Ofalmax with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Tizonec, Tidired, Sirdalud, Tizalide
Ofalmax with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Bentoform, Strotas
Ofalmax with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Ofalmax with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin
Ofalmax with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
Ofalmax with Magnesium Hydroxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Ofalmax with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Ofalmax with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost
Ofalmax with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
Ofalmax with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Ofalmax with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Ofalmax with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Ofalmax with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Flanil, Sioril
Ofalmax with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas
Ofalmax with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Ofalmax with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Ofalmax with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Ofalmax with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Esulide, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide, Elide, Nimby, Bitugesic, Edil, Nimejeev, Nimutek, Nimad, Nimori, Nimogin, Sulbid, Newiide, Combilid, Nimer, Tribid, Tamid, Nimirad, Nimiff, Denim, Dexnim, Esu, Nipin, Arinox, Dolonide, Nimered, Astnim, Nimic, Tide, Vernim, Nimstar, Nimtala, Nimoogesic, Nimscal, Nimulot, Nimdol, Pifnim, Nimotil, Bestonim, Nims, Wylid, Nimucil, Nuke, Nimula, Rinim, Nimesulide, Imulid, Finegesic, Sumelide, NSD, Nimi, Nimee, Amonim, Nimsula, Karlide, Painside, Penim, Nim, Nika, Himoran, Nimy, Nimage, Limosan, Nille, G Sulide, Fanim, Bronim, Nime, Slide, Nisba, Nimugel, Nimid, Nim M, Relexulide, Nimsutech, Benim, Amulid, Nisulid, Caslide, Nimsmi, M Sulide, Nichem, Paindown, Nimsoh, Nimosh, Bentilide, Nimesyn, Nucid, Nimze, Nimoril, Bio Nim, Ana, Tonim, Nemtab, Nimuvista, Anilide, Ostonim, Pas, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Twinease, Nyci, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Myonal, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Painulide, Nuaid, Dolide, Nimeb, Nimogem, Nimujet Bcd, Nimvista, Aulin, Nimlin, Nimpic, Aurolide, Nicare
Ofalmax with Zolmitriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmist
Ofalmax with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Ofalmax with Acarbose
MODERATE
Ofalmax with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel
Ofalmax with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Ofalmax with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Ofalmax with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
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