Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup

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Paras Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup

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Primarily used for

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30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Ofc Syrup

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Uses of Ofc Syrup

Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup 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).
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Side effects of Ofc Syrup

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ofc Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup at a fixed time.

How Ofc Syrup works

Ofc 50mg/5ml syrup is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ofc Syrup

Expert advice for Ofc Syrup

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Ofc immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup is probably usafe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect
your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ofloxacin, 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 for Ofc 50mg/5ml Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

Ofc 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.
Ofc is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Ofc is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Ofc is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.
Ofc is not a penicillin. Ofc belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Ofc is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Ofc is not a sulfa drug. Ofc belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Ofc does not contain sulfa. Ofc belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Ofc does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Ofc 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.
Ofc does not contain penicillin. Ofc belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Ofc is active against chlamydia and can be used for treating the chlamydia infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Yes, Ofc 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. Can I take Ofc with paracetamol?
Ofc 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 Ofc with ibuprofen?
Ofc 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 Ofc. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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