BRAND NAME: OFLOXYN -OZ
COMPOSITION: Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg
Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablet is a perfect combination of two medicines: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. This formulation is the first preference of every doctor when prescribing to a patient to treat bacteria and parasitic infections. Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablets are available in the market at Alpha Drugs and PCD Pharma Franchise under the brand name OFLOXYN -OZ. The medicine is also indicated when suffering from gastrointestinal infections such as gynaecological infections, acute diarrhoea or dysentery, lung infections, and urinary infections.
The two medicines involved in the combination work differently. Ofloxacin (quinolone antibiotic) functions by killing the bacteria and inhibiting the dividing and repairing process. While Ornidazole being an antibiotic kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria responsible for infections by destroying their DNA. Altogether the medicines provide relief from the infections.
Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablets belong to the group of medicines called antibiotics used to treat urinary tract infections, bacterial infections by inflammation of the peritoneum, ear and eye infections, skin and soft tissue infections, sexually transmitted infections, vaginal infections, respiratory infections, protozoan infections, intra-abdominal infections, and infections during surgical procedures. Ofloxacin + Ornidazole Tablets are also indicated in the treatment of diarrhoea of mixed infections in adults. Ofloxacin + Ornidazole Tablets are a combination of two antibiotic drugs, namely: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. Ofloxacin in OFLOXYN -OZ inhibits DNA gyrase which is required for the replication, transcription, and repair of the DNA. Ornidazole in OFLOXYN -OZ, inhibits protein synthesis and leads to cell death, thereby killing the bacteria. Together, Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablets help in treating bacterial infections. Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablets is a broad-spectrum antibiotic effective against a wide range of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.
Read the label given along with the Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg tablets. Swallow the whole tablet of Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break the Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg tablets to avoid any irritation in the mouth. You shall take Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablets with food to avoid an upset stomach.
Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablet offers mild to moderate side effects. Occasionally, some rare adverse effects can be experienced. The most common side effects that patients experience while taking the medication include:
Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg Tablet should be consumed with extreme caution to avoid some side effects and to get maximum benefits. Precautions for this medication include the following: