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Ofax

Manufactured by: Optho Remedies Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ofloxacin

Prescription Required

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Ofax

Manufactured by: Optho Remedies Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ofloxacin

Prescription Required

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Ofax Information

Ofax Benefits & Uses

Ofax is used to treat the following -

Ofax 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.

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Ingredients of Ofax

Ofloxacin

Ofax Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Ofax is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Allergic reaction
  4. Polyuria
  5. Rash
  6. Insomnia Mild
  7. Dizziness Mild
  8. Flatulence Mild
  9. Drowsiness
  10. Fever Mild
  11. Chills
  12. Constipation Moderate
  13. Vaginal inflammation
  14. Hepatitis
  15. Jaundice Moderate
  16. Visual impairment
  17. Steven-johnsons syndrome
  18. Bronchospasm
  19. Hearing Loss Severe

Ofax Related Warnings

Is the use of Ofax safe for pregnant women?

Ofax may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Ofax again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Ofax safe during breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding women can feel side effects of Ofax. Stop taking Ofax immediately if you see any side effects. Talk to your doctor after that and take it again only based on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Ofax on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Ofax on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Ofax on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Ofax on [Organ] have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Ofax on the Heart?

Side effects of Ofax rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Ofax with Other Drugs

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

Ofax Contraindications

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

  1. Atrial Fibrillation
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Calcium Deficiency
  4. Potassium Deficiency
  5. Thyroid
  6. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  7. Kidney Disease
  8. Diabetes

Frequently asked Questions about Ofax

Is this Ofax habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Ofax has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, after taking Ofax, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Ofax only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Ofax for mental disorders.

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Ofax Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Ofax

When consumed with certain foods, Ofax may take longer to have an effect. Contact your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Ofax

Consuming Ofax with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Ofax से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Ofax?

Dr. Madhur Anand MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Take Ofax as directed by your doctor. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Can I take Ofax without consulting a doctor?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Ofax is a prescription drug, hence do not take Ofax without consulting doctor. It can be harmful to patients to take this medicine without a doctor's advice.

सवाल 6 months पहले

Can Ofax affect tendons and muscles?

Dr. Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS, General Physician

Yes, long-term use of Ofax can increase the risk of tendonitis and tendon rupture in some people. However, the exact mechanism of tendon rupture is not known. If you suffer from tendon rupture or any kind of muscular pain after consuming this drug, please consult your doctor immediately.

सवाल 9 months पहले

Is Ofax a painkiller?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

No, Ofax is not a painkiller. It is an antibiotic that belongs to the class of medications called fluoroquinolone.

सवाल 12 months पहले

Is Ofax safe?

Dr. Surender Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Ofax is safe to use, if taken in the prescribed amount and duration as advised by the doctor. However, certain side effects have been associated with this drug such as stomach pain, nausea, diarrhea, headache, difficulty in breathing, and constipation.

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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1400
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 713
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Floxin® (ofloxacin)
  4. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ocuflox® (ofloxacin)
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