Oflaquin Tablet XL

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Composition for Oflaquin NA Tablet XL

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Medicine Overview of Oflaquin Tablet XL

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Uses of Oflaquin Tablet XL

Oflaquin Tablet XL 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 Oflaquin Tablet XL

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Oflaquin Tablet XL

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. Oflaquin Tablet XL may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Oflaquin Tablet XL works

Oflaquin tablet xl is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Oflaquin Tablet XL

Expert advice for Oflaquin Tablet XL

  • Your doctor has prescribed Oflaquin 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 Oflaquin 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Oflaquin Tablet XL
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oflaquin Tablet XL 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
Oflaquin Tablet XL 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
Oflaquin Tablet XL may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect
your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Oflaquin Tablet XL should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oflaquin Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Oflaquin Tablet XL should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oflaquin Tablet XL may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Manza 15mg 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Oflaquin NA Tablet XL

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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

No substitutes found for this medicine
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