Obnetic consists of Ofloxacin and is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections.Ofloxacin belongs to the group of antibiotics known as quinolones. It works by halting the growth of microorganisms. This activity stops the bacteria's ability to proliferate, which ultimately leads to its death. Ofloxacin is only excreted in small amounts in the faeces (4–8%), with the majority being removed intact through the kidneys. You can decrease some of the negative effects of ofloxacin by drinking more water. Any antibiotic that is taken when it is not necessary can make subsequent infections resistant to Ofloxacin Suspension. This antibiotic should be kept at room temperature in a dry environment and only be used to treat bacterial infections. Viral infections should not be treated with it.
Uses of Ofloxacin Suspension
This medication is widely given to kids to improve symptoms and can be effective in treating typhoid fever. Here are the following conditions it can be used for-
Skin and soft tissue infections
Possible Side Effects
The use of medicines can cause mild side effects but they will go away as the body adjusts to its effects. If you are concerned about the following symptoms then consult with the doctor immediately-
Dizziness or headache
Change in taste
Directions For Use
Take this medicine with or without food.
Use a measuring cup or spoon.
Safety Precautions for Ofloxacin Suspension
If your child is allergic to this drug then confirm it with the doctor before its use.
Tell the doctor if your child had nerve problems or tendon problems.
Do not use this medication with other drugs as it can cause side effects, wait for an hour or two.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Is this suspension used for loose motion? Ask the doctor first before using it to treat diarrhea. Do not use it casually. Can the use of this syrup be stopped if the child feels better? No, use it for the prescribed time only. Do not stop in the middle of using only half the course.