Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension 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).
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. Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension 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.
Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Oflatoon 100 mg/5ml Suspension, 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.
Oflatoon does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Oflatoon 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.
Oflatoon 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.
Oflatoon is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Q. Can I take Oflatoon with paracetamol?
Oflatoon 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 Oflatoon with ibuprofen?
Oflatoon 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 Oflatoon. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.