Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet

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Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Oflomac 400mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Oflomac Tablet

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Uses of Oflomac Tablet

Oflomac OD 400mg 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).
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Side effects of Oflomac Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Oflomac 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 Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Oflomac Tablet works

Oflomac od 400mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Oflomac Tablet

Expert advice for Oflomac Tablet

  • 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 Oflomac 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 Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oflomac OD 400mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during la
ctation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or
affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in pat
ients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in pat
ients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oflomac OD 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR 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 Oflomac 400mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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