What is Oflox Eye?
Oflox Eye Ointment is used for Urinary Tract Infections, Respiratory Infections, Skin Infections, Soft Tissue Infections, Sexually Transmitted Infections, Eye And Ear Infection and other conditions.
Oflox Eye Ointment contains Ofloxacin as an active ingredient.
Oflox Eye Ointment works by killing the infection causing bacteria.
Oflox Eye Ointment Uses
Oflox Eye Ointment is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Urinary Tract Infections
- Respiratory Infections
- Skin Infections
- Soft Tissue Infections
- Sexually Transmitted Infections
- Eye And Ear Infection
Oflox Eye Ointment Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Oflox Eye Ointment improves the patient’s condition by performing the following functions:
- Killing the infection causing bacteria.
Oflox Eye Ointment – Composition and Active Ingredients
Oflox Eye Ointment is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
- Ofloxacin (0.30%)
Oflox Eye Ointment – Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Oflox Eye Ointment. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Sinus Tachycardia
Oflox Eye Ointment – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Avoid consuming milk and dairy products
- Consult the doctor in case of pregnancy or breastfeeding
- Do not consume if you have any disease condition like epilepsy or kidney problems
- Do not consume ofloxacin if allergic to it
- Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
Oflox Eye Ointment – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Oflox Eye Ointment may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Oflox Eye Ointment may interact with the following drugs and products:
Oflox Eye Ointment – Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Oflox Eye Ointment is a contraindication. In addition, Oflox Eye Ointment should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Myasthenia gravis
- Renal insufficiency