|Price Per Pill or Unit
|US Brand Name
|600 mg /200 mg
Oflox TZ 600 mg /200 mg is variedly used to treat amoebiasis, giardiasis, vaginal tract infections like vaginitis and trichomoniasis. Tinidazole and Ofloxacin are the two main active ingredients present in Oflox TZ 600 mg/200 mg. This drug belongs to a class of medication, namely the anti-parasitic drug and is widely used against the invasion of parasites and helminths. This drug is synthetically derived from the chemical constituent called 2-methylimidazole and belongs to the nitroimidazole antibiotic family.
The recommended dose of this combination antibiotic for adults is 600 mg/200 mg twice every day. This drug can be consumed either without food or after having proper meals. The dose should be adjusted as per the patient's response towards the drug under the supervision of your doctor. Report your doctor after a regular time interval of 3 to 4 weeks. The antibiotic drug is available in the form of a tablet, making it easier to be consumed orally with enough water. Completely swallow this medicine with water. Do not chew it.
You should always consult your doctor every month if you are prescribed a high dosage of Oflox TZ. Several renal problems have been reported in patients consuming high dosages of this drug as per their health conditions. You should avoid driving immediately after taking this medication. It may cause slight dizziness or confusion. It is advisable to consult your doctor and then take the prescribed dosage of Oflox TZ if you have galactose intolerance or have a problem with absorption of glucose or galactose. Tinidazole and Ofloxacin contain lactose as one of the secondary ingredients, which may cause some problems. You should give all the relevant information related to your medical background to the doctor. The drug has been reported to cause severe hypersensitive reactions in some cases. Please consult your doctor before taking these tablets along with other medications. This may lead to allergic reactions and other severe complications. Certain drugs are known to interact with the working of Tinidazole and Ofloxacin. These include herbal products, cough syrups, cold curing tablets, aftershave lotions, drugs with propylene glycol, lithium-containing drugs, birth control pills, rifampin, ritonavir, and synthetic hormone supplements. Do not refrigerate the medicine. Keep the medicine away from the reach of children and pets. Store the medicine at room temperature and keep the drug away from heat and moisture.
Oflox TZ is known to have some side effects. Some of which are infections, chest pain, headache, fever, hot flashes, nausea, diarrhoea, dyspepsia, vomiting, abdominal problems, flatulence, weight gain, edema, arthritis, vertigo, insomnia, urogenital tract problems, conjunctivitis, rash, pneumonia, irregular periods