Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet

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Composition for Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Ofloxibact Tablet

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Uses of Ofloxibact Tablet

Ofloxibact 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 Ofloxibact Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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

How Ofloxibact Tablet works

Ofloxibact 200mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Ofloxibact Tablet

Expert advice for Ofloxibact Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ofloxibact to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Ofloxibact and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofloxibact 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
Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet 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
Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet 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
Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patie
nts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ofloxibact 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxibact 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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