Oxa 300mg Tablet

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Ravian Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Oxa 300mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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80.55
₹8.05/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Oxa Tablet

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Uses of Oxa Tablet

Oxa 300mg 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 Oxa Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Oxa 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 Oxa 300mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Oxa Tablet works

Oxa 300mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Oxa Tablet

Expert advice for Oxa Tablet

  • 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 Oxa 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 Oxa 300mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oxa 300mg 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
Oxa 300mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactatio
n. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Oxa 300mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect y
our vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Oxa 300mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wit
h kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oxa 300mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Cipin 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Oxa 300mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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