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Oflox 200mg Tablet

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Oflox 200mg Tablet

CIPLA LTD.
*Estimated Price
61
Add to Cart

About Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200 is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections in the stomach, intestines, urinary tract infection, throat, genitals, lungs, nose, and other body parts as well as to treat some sexually transmitted diseases. It is made from Ofloxacin that prevents the bacteria from reproducing and repairing itself.

Uses Benefits and uses of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200 is generally used to treat bacterial infection but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Stomach infection
  2. Infection in intestines
  3. Throat infection
  4. Nose infection
  5. Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  6. Skin Infection
  7. Vaginal Infection
  8. Lung Infection (Pneumonia)
  9. Skin Problems
  10. Sexually Transmitted Disease (STDs)
  11. Ear Infection
  12. Soft tissue infection
  13. Infections in genitals (esp. females)
  14. Tuberculosis
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Oflox 200 as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Apart from the uses Oflox 200 is used for, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea
  2. Gas
  3. Bloating
  4. Itching
  5. Allergic Reaction
  6. Irritability
  7. Diarrhea
  8. Dryness or even ulcers in mouth
  9. Headache
  10. Constipation
  11. Abdominal Pain
  12. Stomach Cramps
  13. Metallic taste

While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200 is made from the following component:-
  • Ofloxacin (200 mg) - It is an antibiotic that treats bacterial infection by preventing them to reproduce and repair.

Oflox 200 should be taken in prescribed quantity by the doctor or a nutritionist. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food.

You can buy Oflox 200 from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Cipla Ltd.
How to use Oflox 200?  - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Oflox 200mg Tablet

  • How does it work? Ofloxacin work by killing bacteria and inhibits bacterial reproduction. This helps in reducing the infection. 
  • Patients with Kidney disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Oflox 200. However, Oflox 200 is generally considered safe for patients with minor liver problems.
  • If you feel itching, rashes or any symptoms after its use, please talk to a doctor immediately
  • General advice for Antibiotics - Always complete the course of antibiotics as prescribed by doctor and do not stop if you start to feel better
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Oflox 200 at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat, sunlight & moisture.
  • Oflox 200  is not an OTC medicine and only available with a prescription. It is strictly advised to seek professional help before consuming this medication. Your doctor might add paracetamol along with Oflox 200  if you have symptoms like fever & pain.
  • Oflox 200 has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Before using Oflox 200 please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Epilepsy
  • Pregnancy
  • Lactation
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Myasthenia gravis
Oflox 200 Drug Interactions
  • Azithromycin
  • Amiodarone
  • Disopyramide
  • Hydroquinidine
  • Dofetilide
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Oflox 200. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid this medicine for a longer use
  • Alcohol might affect your liver if taken with this medicine
  • Tell your doctor if you have any other disease or if you are taking other medicines
  • Do not discontinue the prescribed course in between

FAQs Commonly asked question on Oflox 200mg Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Oflox 200, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to double the dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Oflox 200, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Oflox 200, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects.

3. Can Oflox 200 be used along with alcohol?
NoConsumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Oflox 200. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness, low blood pressure, and chest pain. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Oflox 200 be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
It is generally not recommended for Lactating mothers because it can cause risk to babies. Please consult a gynaecologist to weigh pros & cons of taking this medication.

5. Can I drive while using Oflox 200?
Yes, it is generally considered safe while driving on Oflox 200. However, if you feel drowsy, tired or unwell in general, please avoid driving.

6. Is using Oflox 200 addictive?
Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine?
Taking one dose of expired Oflox 200 might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Oflox 200 help with Common Cold?
No. Oflox 200 will not have any effect for viral infections such as flu, influenza. It will only be effective in case of bacterial infections.

9. Can Oflox 200 help in reducing stomach infection?
Yes, Oflox 200 could be effective in treating stomach infection because antibiotics can counter bacterial infections. It also helped by lactobacillus that helps in treating indigestion and diarrhea (side-effect of antibiotics)

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200mg Tablet is an effective medicine and I use it regularly.
I would recommend Oflox 200mg Tablet to everyone because it inexpensive but works very well.
My doctor suggested me Oflox 200mg Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Medhavi Agarwal. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Oflox 200mg Tablet is available in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Oflox 200mg Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Oflox 200mg Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200 is an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections in the stomach, intestines, urinary tract infection, throat, genitals, lungs, nose, and other body parts as well as to treat some sexually transmitted diseases. It is made from Ofloxacin that prevents the bacteria from reproducing and repairing itself.

Uses Benefits and uses of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200 is generally used to treat bacterial infection but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Stomach infection
  2. Infection in intestines
  3. Throat infection
  4. Nose infection
  5. Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  6. Skin Infection
  7. Vaginal Infection
  8. Lung Infection (Pneumonia)
  9. Skin Problems
  10. Sexually Transmitted Disease (STDs)
  11. Ear Infection
  12. Soft tissue infection
  13. Infections in genitals (esp. females)
  14. Tuberculosis
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Oflox 200 as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Apart from the uses Oflox 200 is used for, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea
  2. Gas
  3. Bloating
  4. Itching
  5. Allergic Reaction
  6. Irritability
  7. Diarrhea
  8. Dryness or even ulcers in mouth
  9. Headache
  10. Constipation
  11. Abdominal Pain
  12. Stomach Cramps
  13. Metallic taste

While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200 is made from the following component:-
  • Ofloxacin (200 mg) - It is an antibiotic that treats bacterial infection by preventing them to reproduce and repair.

Oflox 200 should be taken in prescribed quantity by the doctor or a nutritionist. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food.

You can buy Oflox 200 from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Cipla Ltd.
How to use Oflox 200?  - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Oflox 200mg Tablet

  • How does it work? Ofloxacin work by killing bacteria and inhibits bacterial reproduction. This helps in reducing the infection. 
  • Patients with Kidney disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Oflox 200. However, Oflox 200 is generally considered safe for patients with minor liver problems.
  • If you feel itching, rashes or any symptoms after its use, please talk to a doctor immediately
  • General advice for Antibiotics - Always complete the course of antibiotics as prescribed by doctor and do not stop if you start to feel better
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Oflox 200 at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat, sunlight & moisture.
  • Oflox 200  is not an OTC medicine and only available with a prescription. It is strictly advised to seek professional help before consuming this medication. Your doctor might add paracetamol along with Oflox 200  if you have symptoms like fever & pain.
  • Oflox 200 has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Oflox 200mg Tablet

Before using Oflox 200 please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Epilepsy
  • Pregnancy
  • Lactation
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Myasthenia gravis
Oflox 200 Drug Interactions
  • Azithromycin
  • Amiodarone
  • Disopyramide
  • Hydroquinidine
  • Dofetilide
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Oflox 200. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • Avoid this medicine for a longer use
  • Alcohol might affect your liver if taken with this medicine
  • Tell your doctor if you have any other disease or if you are taking other medicines
  • Do not discontinue the prescribed course in between

FAQs Commonly asked question on Oflox 200mg Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Oflox 200, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to double the dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Oflox 200, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Oflox 200, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects.

3. Can Oflox 200 be used along with alcohol?
NoConsumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Oflox 200. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness, low blood pressure, and chest pain. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Oflox 200 be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
It is generally not recommended for Lactating mothers because it can cause risk to babies. Please consult a gynaecologist to weigh pros & cons of taking this medication.

5. Can I drive while using Oflox 200?
Yes, it is generally considered safe while driving on Oflox 200. However, if you feel drowsy, tired or unwell in general, please avoid driving.

6. Is using Oflox 200 addictive?
Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine?
Taking one dose of expired Oflox 200 might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Oflox 200 help with Common Cold?
No. Oflox 200 will not have any effect for viral infections such as flu, influenza. It will only be effective in case of bacterial infections.

9. Can Oflox 200 help in reducing stomach infection?
Yes, Oflox 200 could be effective in treating stomach infection because antibiotics can counter bacterial infections. It also helped by lactobacillus that helps in treating indigestion and diarrhea (side-effect of antibiotics)

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Oflox 200mg Tablet

Oflox 200mg Tablet is an effective medicine and I use it regularly.
I would recommend Oflox 200mg Tablet to everyone because it inexpensive but works very well.
My doctor suggested me Oflox 200mg Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Medhavi Agarwal. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Buy Oflox 200mg Tablet in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Oflox 200mg Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Oflox 200mg Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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