Medicine Overview of Ofax Ointment
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Ofax Ointment is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.
In Depth Information on Ofax Ointment
Ofax Ointment related warnings
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofax Ointment 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.
Ofax Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
To reduce the amount of Ofax Ointment 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 Ofax Ointment alters the 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 Ofax Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Ofax Ointment in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Ofax Ointment
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.
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