Oflobe Eye Drop

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Sapient Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Oflobe 0.3% w/v Eye Drop

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5 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Oflobe Eye Drop

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Uses of Oflobe Eye Drop

Oflobe Eye Drop 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 Oflobe Eye Drop

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Oflobe Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Oflobe Eye Drop works

Oflobe eye drop is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Oflobe Eye Drop

Expert advice for Oflobe Eye Drop

  • 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 Oflobe 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 Oflobe Eye Drop
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oflobe Eye Drop 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
Oflobe Eye Drop should be used with caution during lactation
. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Oflobe Eye Drop may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect yo
ur vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Oflobe Eye Drop should be used with caution in patients with
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oflobe Eye Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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 Oflobe 0.3% w/v Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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