Deflox Eye Drop

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Deflox Eye Drop Information

Deflox Eye Drop, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Drops. The alternative uses of Deflox Eye Drop have also been explained below.

The correct dosage of Deflox Eye Drop depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Deflox Eye Drop also has some side effects, the most common being Eye Pain, Eye itching, Eye Inflammation. Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Deflox Eye Drop as well, which are listed below. Such side effects of Deflox Eye Drop normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Deflox Eye Drop is Severe for pregnant women and Safe for women who are breastfeeding. Warnings related to Deflox Eye Drop's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Deflox Eye Drop is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Allergy as it can result in adverse effects.

Additionally, Deflox Eye Drop may also adversely react with other medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Deflox Eye Drop is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.



Deflox Eye Drop Benefits & Uses

Deflox Eye Drop is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Deflox Eye Drop Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 4 drop
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 7 days
  • Special Instructions: Ciprofloxacin / Dexamethasone: 0.3%, 0.1% ear drop
2 - 12 years (Child)
  • Disease: Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 4 drop
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 7 days
  • Special Instructions: Ciprofloxacin / Dexamethasone: 0.3%, 0.1% ear drop
Adult
  • Disease: Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 4 drop
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 7 days
  • Special Instructions: Ciprofloxacin / Dexamethasone: 0.3%, 0.1% ear drop
Geriatric
  • Disease: Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 4 drop
  • Dosage Route: Topical
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 7 days
  • Special Instructions: Ciprofloxacin / Dexamethasone: 0.3%, 0.1% ear drop
Infant (1 month to 2 years)
  • Disease: Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
  • Single Maximum Dose: 4 drop
  • Dosage Route: Parenteral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 7 days
  • Special Instructions: Ciprofloxacin / Dexamethasone: 0.3%, 0.1% ear drop, dose for children older than 6 month


Deflox Eye Drop Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Deflox Eye Drop is used -

Moderate

  • Blurred vision

Common

  • Eye Pain
  • Eye itching
  • Eye Inflammation

Deflox Eye Drop Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Deflox Eye Drop safe for pregnant women?


    Deflox should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Deflox Eye Drop safe during breastfeeding?


    Deflox is safe for breastfeeding women.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Deflox Eye Drop on the Kidneys?


    There is no research available on the side effects of Deflox on kidney. Therefore, its impact is unknown.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Deflox Eye Drop on the Liver?


    Side effects of Deflox on the liver are unknown because research on this has not been conducted yet.

    Unknown
  • What is the effect of Deflox Eye Drop on the Heart?


    In the absence of any scientific study on the side effects of Deflox on the heart, information on safety of Deflox for the heart is unavailable.

    Unknown


Severe Interaction of Deflox Eye Drop with Other Drugs

Deflox Eye Drop should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Moderate



Deflox Eye Drop Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Deflox Eye Drop unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Deflox Eye Drop

  • Is this Deflox Eye Drop habit forming or addictive?


    Deflox Eye Drop is not addictive in nature.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Deflox Eye Drop will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, but consume Deflox Eye Drop only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    No, Deflox Eye Drop is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

Deflox Eye Drop Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Deflox Eye Drop


    You can take Deflox Eye Drop with food.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Deflox Eye Drop


    Information about the interaction of Deflox Eye Drop and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

    Unknown


Frequently asked Questions about Deflox Eye Drop

Question about 4 years ago

Can I take Deflox for sinus infection?

Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

Deflox is not recommended as the first-line of a drug for treating a sinus infection. However, if there are no other alternatives available then you can take it. Keep your doctor informed.

Question almost 4 years ago

Is Deflox safe?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Deflox is safe to use, if taken in prescribed quantity and duration. However, few known side effects are observed such as dizziness, fainting, swelling, tenderness, joint problems. If you are experiencing any of the above-mentioned side effects inform your doctor immediately.

Question over 4 years ago

What is Deflox?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Deflox is a brand name for ciprofloxacin. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medication called fluoroquinolones. It is a broad spectrum antibiotic, used for treating bacterial infections, such as bronchitis, pneumonia, urinary, respiratory, skin, gastrointestinal, anthrax, and bone infections.

Question almost 4 years ago

Can I take Deflox with warfarin?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine, Multispeciality

Deflox should not be taken together. Harmful drug-drug interaction has been reported between them. Please let your doctor know that you are on warfarin if he/she has prescribed Deflox to you.

Question about 4 years ago

Can I take Deflox with omeprazole?

Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Deflox can be taken with omeprazole, no harmful interaction have been observed between them. However, please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines at the same time.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience



References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cipro® (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride)

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 710-713

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 579-584

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US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Decadron® (dexamethasone)

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Hemady™ (dexamethasone)

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Hexadrol® (dexamethasone sodium phosphate)



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