Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension

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Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension

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Primarily used for

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30 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Owin Suspension

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Uses of Owin Suspension

Owin 50mg/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).
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Side effects of Owin Suspension

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Owin 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension at a fixed time.

How Owin Suspension works

Owin 50mg/5ml suspension is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Owin Suspension

Expert advice for Owin Suspension

  • 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 Owin 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 Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Owin 50mg/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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension is probably usafe to use during lac
tation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or
affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in pati
ents with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension should be used with caution in pati
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Dianorm 80mg 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Owin 50mg/5ml Suspension

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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