FDA Approved: * January 16, 2002
Pharm Company: * BEDFORD
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".

Ofloxacin Overview

Ofloxacin is a quinolone antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections.[1] When taken by mouth or injection into a vein, these include pneumonia, cellulitis, urinary tract infections, prostatitis, plague, and certain types of infectious diarrhea.[1][2] Other uses, along with other medications, include treating multidrug resistant tuberculosis.[3] An eye drop may be used for a superficial bacterial infect...

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ofloxacin and ornidazole tablet dosage

AM 28 YRS OLD, AM SUFFERING WITH IBS Problem since 3 years, am working in abroad, my annual vacation time I am consulting Indian Kerala Gastro-doctor. He will advise some medicine like Ofloxacin&ornidazole, esomeprazole and other medicine for two month. But mostly happening the mucus and stool problem after stop the antibiotic... Now few days on my annual vacation doctor prescribed these medicines, but the previous consulted time he was advised antibiotic as two times/daily. Now pharmacist mentioned in medicine cover as one dosage/daily. So, am confusing about the medicine dosage...Please advise me for the solution.....! ## I'm sorry you're having this problem, it's so uncomfortable (and can be embarrassing too.). What I did when I had a similar situation is this: I went...

Zanocin-Oz Infection Tablets

For an infection developed around the tooth, is it advisable to take ofloxacin and ornidazole tablets (Zanocin-Oz) for the infection? It has gastric problem associated with it. ## What has your dentist advised you to take? They should be guiding you in finding the appropriate antibiotic to treat the infection and when to return to have the tooth repaired. If you aren’t seeing your dentist, then the infection will just keep returning, since an antibiotic isn’t going to remedy the underlying cause of an infection, such as a deep dental cary. ## My teeth and gums are infected. Should I take Zanocin-Oz twice? Is it ok?

(ofloxacin otic solution0.3%)

ear ache soluton ## I am having earache and I want to make sure if I use Ofloxacin Otic Solution 0.3% for my earache. In addition, I am using medicine from neurology medicine for my migraine headache, I want to make sure it does not give me health problem or show bad reaction. I am having chronic earache and my family does not let me to attend emergency room hospital near of our apartment. If possible for you please answer to me immediately, I understand what I have to do. ## Ofloxacin otic is an antibiotic that is used to treat ear infections, but proper use depends on whether it is an inner, or outer ear infection, so a doctor's prescribing instructions must be followed. It may cause side effects such as inner ear itchiness, a feeling of fullness of the ear, redness, and ear drain...

Orni O Tablets

Ornidazole IP 500 mg & Offloxacin IP 200 mg ## The drug Ofloxacin is a broad spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety of infections. Ornidazole is also an antibiotic, but is mainly used for protozoal infections. You can follow the links below to learn more about each of these drugs: I hope this info helps! ## Diagnosis: Erosive Proximal Gastritis and Sub epithelial Hemorrhage (H.PYLORI RELATED). G RED AND MUCOSAL RING AT LOWER END. RUT + VE; USG (W/A)-GRADE I FATTY HEPATIC CHANGES. I am taking Pentocid 40 -1 tab daily + Libra x 1 tab Twice daily from March,15. I am having stomach pain similar to dysentery and very loose motion every third day. I cant take any Tindizole or any zole medicine as i am allergic to it. Please advice anti allergic non zole medicine. ## I do not encourag...

Tablet for loose motion during pregnancy

Can a pregnant woman take ornof tablets for loose motion? ## My wife is 8 month pregnant. She is having loose motion for last 3 days. Can she take this medicine? If yes kindly let me know. She is 28 years old and is also having stomach pains. ## To address the first question, Ornof is reported to contain Ofloxacin 200mg and Ornidazole 500mg [1], which is an antibiotic and antiamoebic used for treating an infection. And mugdum, it sounds like your wife is in her third trimester of pregnancy. According to the American Pregnancy Association: " Diarrhea during the third trimester ... is more likely to happen as you approach your due date. It could be a sign that labor is near, and it can occur right before labor or a couple of weeks before labor. If it is a couple of weeks before your d...

ofloxacin ornidazole tablet side effects

I am 38 yrs male and I am an ibs patient, it is more than 12 years old. I am always feeling discomfort due to more mucus in my stool. I am taking ofloxacin ornidazole tablets daily. When I stop taking this medicine the flow of mucus is more with or without stool. I want to know, is it safe for me taking this tablet daily? ## Hi, Raja! I'm sorry to hear about the problem that you're having. But no, it is not safe to just continuously take an antibiotic medication, due to the fact that you may develop antibiotic resistance that could cause serious problems in the future, if you were to develop an infection. What you need to do is consult a doctor to discover what's causing the mucous in your stool. It may not be from anything serious, there are some other medications, medical ...

Cold and cough medication

My son is 5 months old weighting 5 Kg. He is suffering from a cough and cold and he was given Ofloxacin suspension (Brand Name: NEOF) and no improvement after 4 days also. Is it a better medicine for cough and cold? Please advise me on the issue. ## Ofloxacin is in a class of antibiotics known as Quinolone Antibiotics. These antibiotics have been banned in the United States for children for their potential to cause tendon, cartilage, joint and muscle problems and the FDA found that these problems were too risky to give this drug to growing children. It would be prudent to ask your doctor for an alternative antibiotic to any of the Quinolones, as it is simply too risky to give them to children. In addition, this is an antibiotic, and antibiotics are only useful for bacterial infections. ...

ofloxacin suspension for infant

Child specialist has prescribed ofloxacin syrup to my 8 month old grandchild 4ml twice a day for a cough & cold. When his mother had given the medicine to the baby, he tried to cough / vomit. Is the ofloxacin is safe for the baby? The taste of the syrup is not good. Please advise. ## As listed by the U.S. FDA, nausea and vomiting can be normal side effects of this medication, it could also cause dizziness, headache and non-allergic skin rash. Have you tried mixing it with juice or apple sauce? It is best to stay away from using dairy products, but unless the doctor states otherwise, it usually okay to mix it with fruits, jello or juices to make it more palatable. ## My 8 month old girl weighs 9kg, has a fever and doctors prescribed ofloxacin 6.5ml 4 times a day. That ofloxacin conta...

Zantocin TZ for loose motion for 2 months

I have had loose motion for 2 months. I took medicine named zenocin tz, o-2. When I take this medicine then loose motion stop for 2 days but again started with hard stool, pls guide me. I am from delhi, india. ## Zantocin contains the active ingredient Ofloxacin, this is an antibiotic used to treat various types of infections. Yes, diarrhea is a common side effect of antibiotics, along with nausa, skin rash and drowsiness. Once you are done with the medication, this should taper off and your bowel movements should return to normal. If they do not, you should consult with your doctor. Did you have any other questions? ## Antibiotics mess with your digestive system which causes the diarrhea. (killing good bacteria) They may also cause a yeast infection. Replacing the good bacteria should ...

ofloxacin ornidazole tablet side effects details

hai friends, oflox+ornid tablet doc priscrib to me and my husband for routien urinary infection. we taken 10 to 15 tablet each dose every two months between. in this connection, from the last 3 years my husband loss his weight, tiredness and main skin problem also. he suffer in the skin problem. they have itching, burning sensation in the bone joined. i took all allobathic test, medicine also. but no improvement. now he is taking siddha medicine from the right doctor ( Dr. Balamurugan, Chitlapakkam). there is also no improvement. after i am reading above said message only i am undertand my husband problem. pl friends tell me if any help to my husband to increase his weight, and reduce the itching and burning problem. pl help me and him also ## I had a stomach infection a few days back n...


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Drops: 0.3%
  • Injection: 20mg/ml, 40mg/ml
  • Solution: 0.3%
  • Solution/drops: 0.3%, 0.30%
  • Tablet: 200mg, 300mg, 400mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Ofloxacin: (117 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0093-7180 Ofloxacin 200 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7181 Ofloxacin 300 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-7182 Ofloxacin 400 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0404-7189 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Henry Schein Inc.
  • 0517-0760 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by American Regent, Inc.
  • 13985-602 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Mwi
  • 16571-130 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution by Pack Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 16590-175 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Stat Rx LLC USA
  • 16590-931 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution/ Drops by Stat Rx USA LLC
  • 17478-713 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Akorn, Inc.
  • 21695-439 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 21695-881 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution/ Drops by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 24208-410 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Bausch & Lomb Incorporated
  • 24208-434 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Bausch & Lomb Incorporated
  • 33261-737 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Aidarex Pharmaceuticals LLC
  • 40042-049 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Pharmaforce, Inc.
  • 42254-257 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by Rebel Distributors Corp
  • 43063-486 Ofloxacin 400 mg/1 Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Pd-rx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 50090-0891 Ofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 50090-1090 Ofloxacin Otic Otic 3 mg/ml Auricular (Otic) Solution by A-s Medication Solutions
  • 97 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Ofloxacin or a similar ingredient: (31 results)