Ofloglan 200mg Injection

Gland Pharma Limited

Composition for Ofloglan 200mg Injection

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Primarily used for

1 Injection in 1 vial

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Medicine Overview of Ofloglan Injection


Uses of Ofloglan Injection

Ofloglan 200mg Injection 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).

Side effects of Ofloglan Injection


Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.


How to use Ofloglan Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Ofloglan Injection works

Ofloglan 200mg injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ofloglan Injection

Expert advice for Ofloglan Injection

  • 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 Ofloglan 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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Special precautions for Ofloglan 200mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Ofloglan 200mg Injection 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.
Ofloglan 200mg Injection 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.
Ofloglan 200mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or
affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Ofloglan 200mg Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Cipin 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ofloglan 200mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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

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