Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:47 am

Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet

Uses of Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet

Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections

Side effects of Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet are – Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache


These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet

Do not use Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Ofloxacin, Tinidazole

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet works

Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet contains – Ofloxacin, Tinidazole

Ofloxacin inhibits synthesis of the bacterial enzyme DNA gyrase by counteracting excessive supercoiling of DNA during replication or transcription. Inhibition of DNA gyrase
causes rapid- and slow-growing bacterial cells to die.

Tinidazole is an antibiotic that is used to treat certain types of vaginal infections (bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis). It is also used to treat certain types of parasite infections (giardiasis, amebiasis). It works by stopping the growth of certain bacteria and parasites.

Dosage of Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet

The dosage of Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Oflox TZ 200 mg/600 mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

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Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Harpoon DD 200mg/600mg Tablet  ( Merck Ltd. )

61.83  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- aluminum-, calcium-, or magnesiumcontaining antacids, didanosine, ferrous sulfate, magnesium-containing laxatives, multivitamins, sevelamer, sucralfate, zinc: Decreased absorption of oral ofloxacin.

probenecid: Decreased ofloxacin excretion, increased risk of toxicity.

procainamide: Decreased renal clearance of procainamide.

warfarin: Possibly increased anticoagulant activity and risk of bleeding.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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