Olvex 200mg Tablet

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Composition for Olvex 200mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Olvex Tablet

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Uses of Olvex Tablet

Olvex 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 Olvex Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Olvex 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. Olvex 200mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Olvex Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Olvex Tablet

Expert advice for Olvex Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Olvex 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 Olvex 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 Olvex 200mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Olvex 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
Olvex 200mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Olvex 200mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect
your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Olvex 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Olvex 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Olvex 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Olvex 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, Manza 15mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR 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 Olvex 200mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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