Olox OZ Suspension


Overview

Uses of Olox OZ Suspension
Olox OZ Suspension is used in the treatment of bacterial & parasitic infections.
Olox OZ Suspension side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
How to use Olox OZ 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. Olox OZ Suspension is to be taken with food.
Taking it empty stomach can cause stomach upset.
How Olox OZ Suspension works
Olox OZ Suspension is a combination of two antibiotics: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. Ofloxacin works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria. Ornidazole kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria that cause infections by damaging their DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
Olox OZ Suspension related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Olox OZ Suspension may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Olox OZ 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
No information is available on the use of Olox OZ Suspension during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney
Olox OZ Suspension is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Olox OZ Suspension may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Olox OZ Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Olox OZ Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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FAQs

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Olox OZ?
The use of Olox OZ is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to ofloxacin or to ornidazole or any medicine which belongs to the quinolone or nitroimidazole group of antimicrobial agents.
Q. Can I take a higher dose of this medicine than recommended?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of Olox OZ can lead to increased side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms which are not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Olox OZ?
Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it at as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Q. What is Olox OZ?
Olox OZ is a combination of two medicines: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. They work by killing the harmful micro-organisms that can cause infection. Together they help to treat your infection effectively.
Q. Is it safe to use Olox OZ?
Olox OZ is safe to use in most of the patients; However, in some patients, it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, headache, dryness in the mouth, heartburn and other uncommon or rare side effects. Consult your doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medication.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th Jul 2018.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Instant Remedies Pvt. Ltd., Plot No. 177, Industrial Area Phase II, Opposite to Platinum Honda, Industrial Area Phase II, Chandigarh, 160002, India
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