Oxn 100mg Tablet DT

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Composition for Oxn 100mg Tablet DT

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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 preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Oxn Tablet DT

Expert advice for Oxn Tablet DT

  • Your doctor has prescribed Oxn 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 Oxn 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 Oxn 100mg Tablet DT
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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 is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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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
CAUTION
Oxn 100mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oxn 100mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Oxn 100mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oxn 100mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Januvia 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.
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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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