Oxn 100mg Tablet DT

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Composition for Oxn 100mg Tablet DT

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Primarily used for

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Pregnancy
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Kidney
29.25
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Medicine Overview of Oxn Tablet DT

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Uses of Oxn Tablet DT

Oxn 100mg Tablet DT 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 Oxn Tablet DT

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Oxn Tablet DT

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Oxn 100mg Tablet DT at a fixed time.

How Oxn Tablet DT works

Oxn 100mg tablet dt is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Oxn Tablet DT

Expert advice for Oxn Tablet DT

  • 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 Oxn 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 Oxn 100mg Tablet DT
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oxn 100mg Tablet DT 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
Oxn 100mg Tablet DT should be used with caution during lacta
tion. 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
Oxn 100mg Tablet DT may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affec
t your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Oxn 100mg Tablet DT is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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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 Oxn 100mg Tablet DT

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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