Ofloren 0.3% Drops

Manufactured by Indoco Remedies Ltd.
Composition: Ofloxacin
Prescription Required: Yes


Ofloren 0.3% Drops is a broad-spectrum antibiotic used to treat a variety of conditions such as bronchitis, pneumonia, gonococcal infection, and certain types of infectious diarrhea. This medicine is not recommended for use in cases of common cold, flu or other viral infections since it is active only against infections caused by bacteria. Caution is advised while using this medicine in the elderly population since it increases the risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture.


Commonly asked questions for Ofloren 0.3% Drops

Onset of action

The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 to 3 hours of administration of the dose.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 16 to 20 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary since it may affect the development of the infant's joints. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. If the medicine is used, the infant should be monitored closely for any adverse effects such as diarrhea or diaper rash.


List of substitutes for Ofloren 0.3% Drops

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ofloren 0.3% Drops , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Nicoflox 0.3% DropsAbbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
Oflotas 0.3% DropsIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd.


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