Oks 50 MG Suspension

Manufactured by Unimarck Healthcare Ltd
Composition: Ofloxacin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Oks 50 MG Suspension 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.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Oks 50 MG Suspension

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.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Oks 50 MG Suspension

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Oks 50 MG Suspension , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Oflofine 50 MG SuspensionGlenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Oflokem 50 MG SuspensionAlkem Laboratories Ltd
Oflomac 50 MG SuspensionMacleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt.Ltd
Oflotas 50 MG SuspensionIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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