Q. What is Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet used for?
Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet is used to treat patients with bacterial infections such as pneumonia, syphilis, gonorrhea, bronchitis, and gastroenteritis. It is also indicated for mixed infections related to the oral cavity or teeth.
Q. What foods should be avoided while taking Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet?
Do not take Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet with dairy products such as milk, yogurt or with calcium-fortified juice. You may eat or drink these products as a part of a regular meal, but do not use them alone while consuming this medicine. It could make the effect of medicine less effective.
Q. Can I take Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet while I am pregnant?
No, the use of Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet is avoided in pregnant women, as it may harm the fetus.
Q. Can Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet be taken on an empty stomach?
Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet can be taken either with food or an empty stomach. Drink plenty of fluids while taking this medicine and avoid dairy products. Do not take antacids and supplements that contain calcium, magnesium, aluminum, iron or multivitamins along with the medicine.
Q. Are there any specific conditions in which Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet should not be taken?
The use of Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet should be avoided in patients with known allergy to any of the components or excipients of this medicine.
Q. Can I drive while taking Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet?
The use of Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet may lead to dizziness, tremor, rigidity, poor coordination, seizures or temporary loss of consciousness. Therefore, it is advised not to drive or operate any machinery.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet?
Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
Q. Can I stop taking Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet and complete the full course of treatment even if you are feeling better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. What if I miss my dose?
Take Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Cifo-OZ 500mg/500mg Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the packet or the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.