Zotra OZ Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Zotra OZ Tablet
Zotra OZ Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial & parasitic infections.
Zotra OZ Tablet side effects
Common
  • Nausea
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
How to use Zotra OZ 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. Zotra OZ Tablet is to be taken with food.
Taking it empty stomach can cause stomach upset.
How Zotra OZ Tablet works
Zotra OZ Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. Ofloxacin works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria. Ornidazole kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria that cause infections by damaging their DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
Zotra OZ Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Zotra OZ Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heartbeat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure with alcohol (Disulfiram reactions).
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zotra OZ 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Zotra OZ Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney
Zotra OZ Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zotra OZ Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Zotra OZ Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zotra OZ Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

FAQs

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Zotra OZ?
The use of Zotra OZ is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to ofloxacin or to ornidazole or any medicine which belongs to the quinolone or nitroimidazole group of antimicrobial agents.
Q. Can I take a higher dose of this medicine than recommended?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of Zotra OZ can lead to increased side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms which are not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Zotra OZ?
Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it at as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Q. What is Zotra OZ?
Zotra OZ is a combination of two medicines: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. They work by killing the harmful micro-organisms that can cause infection. Together they help to treat your infection effectively.
Q. Is it safe to use Zotra OZ?
Zotra OZ is safe to use in most of the patients; However, in some patients, it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, headache, dryness in the mouth, heartburn and other uncommon or rare side effects. Consult your doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medication.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
5, Utsav Row House, Opp. SAL Hospital, Thaltej, Ahmedabad – 380 054, Gujarat, India
MRP
58
10 tablets in 1 strip
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