Oflofine 200mg Tablet

icon
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Oflofine 200mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

41.81
₹4.18/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Oflofine Tablet

uses

Uses of Oflofine Tablet

Oflofine 200mg Tablet 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).
uses

Side effects of Oflofine Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

uses

How to use Oflofine Tablet

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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Oflofine 200mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Oflofine Tablet works

Oflofine 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Oflofine Tablet

Expert advice for Oflofine Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Oflofine 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 Oflofine 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.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Oflofine 200mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oflofine 200mg Tablet 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.
...
+more
Lactation
CAUTION
Oflofine 200mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
Driving
Oflofine 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or aff
ect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
...
+more
Kidney
CAUTION
Oflofine 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oflofine 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Liver
CAUTION
Oflofine 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oflofine 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Januvia 100mg 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.
Related Articles

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Oflofine 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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

User Submitted Feedback For Oflofine 200mg Tablet

Survey Participants: 1
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Oflofine 200mg Tablet. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”

Substitutes for Oflofine Tablet

Brutaflox 200mg Tablet
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹1.56/Tablet
save 63%
₹3.3/Tablet
save 21%
Bestoflox 200mg Tablet
BestoChem Formulations India Ltd
₹4.37/Tablet
4% costlier
Zenflox 200mg Tablet
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹4.43/Tablet
6% costlier
Comoflox 200mg Tablet
Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹4.5/Tablet
8% costlier
Top Physicians
4.4
4.7
4.6
Dr. Suman Kirti
MBBS, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.3
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.5
cross img