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