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Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension

Medley Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension

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Primary uses of Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension

MRP
23.97
30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Ofoxin Suspension

Uses of Ofoxin Suspension

Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension 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).

Ofoxin Suspension side effects

Common

Side Effects of Ofoxin are Nausea, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Ofoxin Suspension

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ofoxin Suspension works

Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria.

In Depth Information on Ofoxin Suspension

Expert advice for Ofoxin Suspension

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension 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 Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension 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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Ofoxin Suspension related warnings
Special precautions for Ofoxin Suspension
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Ofoxin Suspension?uses

If you miss a dose of Ofoxin 50 mg/5ml Suspension, 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 about Ofoxin Suspension

Frequently asked questions about Ofloxacin

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Ofoxin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Ofoxin with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Tizonec, Tidired, Sirdalud, Tizalide
Ofoxin with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin
Ofoxin with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Ofoxin with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Bentoform, Strotas
Ofoxin with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost
Ofoxin with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Ofoxin with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Ofoxin with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Ofoxin with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Flanil, Sioril
Ofoxin with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Ofoxin with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Ofoxin with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Ofoxin with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Ofoxin with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Ofoxin with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Ofoxin with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
Ofoxin with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Ofoxin with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Esulide, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide, Elide, Nimby, Bitugesic, Edil, Nimejeev, Nimutek, Nimad, Nimori, Nimogin, Sulbid, Newiide, Combilid, Nimer, Tribid, Tamid, Nimirad, Nimiff, Dexnim, Esu, Nipin, Arinox, Dolonide, Nimered, Astnim, Nimic, Vernim, Nimstar, Nimtala, Nimoogesic, Nimscal, Nimulot, Nimdol, Pifnim, Bestonim, Nims, Wylid, Nimucil, Nuke, Nimula, Rinim, Nimesulide, Imulid, Finegesic, Sumelide, NSD, Nimee, Amonim, Nimsula, Karlide, Painside, Penim, Nika, Himoran, Nimy, Nimage, Limosan, Nille, G Sulide, Fanim, Bronim, Nime, Slide, Nisba, Nimugel, Nimid, Nim M, Relexulide, Nimsutech, Benim, Amulid, Caslide, Nimsmi, M Sulide, Nichem, Paindown, Nimsoh, Nimosh, Bentilide, Nimesyn, Nimze, Nimoril, Bio Nim, Ana, Tonim, Nemtab, Nimuvista, Anilide, Ostonim, Pas, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Twinease, Nyci, Nise, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Myonal, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Bionim, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Numel, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nimley, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nid, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Painulide, Nuaid, Dolide, Nimeb, Nimogem, Nimujet Bcd, Nimvista, Nisulid, Aulin, Nimlin, Nimpic, Aurolide
Ofoxin with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Ofoxin with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Ofoxin with Acarbose
MODERATE
Ofoxin with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Ofoxin with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
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