Syflox 500mg Tablet

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Composition for Syflox 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Syflox Tablet

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Uses of Syflox Tablet

Syflox 500mg 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 Syflox Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Syflox 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 Syflox 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Syflox Tablet works

Syflox 500mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Syflox Tablet

Expert advice for Syflox 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 Syflox 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 Syflox 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Syflox 500mg 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
Syflox 500mg Tablet 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
Syflox 500mg Tablet 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
Syflox 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Syflox 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Syflox 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Syflox 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Gli 2mg 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 Syflox 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

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