Oflokem 200mg Infusion

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Oflokem 200mg Infusion

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Primarily used for

18.75
₹0.19/Infusion
100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Oflokem Infusion

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Uses of Oflokem Infusion

Oflokem 200mg Infusion 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 Oflokem Infusion

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Oflokem Infusion

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

How Oflokem Infusion works

Oflokem 200mg infusion is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Oflokem Infusion

Expert advice for Oflokem Infusion

  • 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 Oflokem 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 Oflokem 200mg Infusion
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oflokem 200mg Infusion 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
Oflokem 200mg Infusion is probably usafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Oflokem 200mg Infusion may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or af
fect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Oflokem 200mg Infusion should be used with caution in patien
ts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oflokem 200mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Oflokem 200mg Infusion should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oflokem 200mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Manza 15mg Tablet, Zypine 2.5mg 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 Oflokem 200mg Infusion

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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