Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops

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Torque Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Ofloxamac NA Eye/Ear Drops

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Primarily used for

8.05
10 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops

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Uses of Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops

Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops 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 Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops works

Ofloxamac eye/ear drops is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops

Expert advice for Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops

  • 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 Ofloxamac 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 Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops 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
Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops is probably usafe to use during lact
ation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or a
ffect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops should be used with caution in patie
nts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ofloxamac Eye/Ear Drops may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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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 Ofloxamac NA Eye/Ear Drops

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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

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