Ofloren 200mg Tablet

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Composition for Ofloren 200mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Ofloren Tablet

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Uses of Ofloren Tablet

Ofloren 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).
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Side effects of Ofloren Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ofloren 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 Ofloren 200mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ofloren Tablet works

Ofloren 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ofloren Tablet

Expert advice for Ofloren 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 Ofloren 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 Ofloren 200mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofloren 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ofloren 200mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ofloren 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affe
ct your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Ofloren 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ofloren 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Ofloren 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ofloren 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ofloren 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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