Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Prescription Required

Packaging :

bottle of 30 ml Suspension

Manufacturer :

Profic Organic Ltd

Composition :

Ofloxacin (100mg)



Introduction to Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Oftum DS 100mg Suspension is used to treat various bacterial infections, including urinary tract infections, respiratory tract infections, skin and soft tissue infections, and certain sexually transmitted infections.

Functions by inhibiting the activity of bacterial DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV enzymes, essential for bacterial DNA replication. By disrupting these processes, it prevents bacteria from multiplying and helps eliminate the infection.

Complete the full course of medication, even if symptoms improve before finishing the prescribed duration, to prevent the recurrence of infection and the development of antibiotic resistance.

Patients prescribed it should adhere to their healthcare provider's recommendations regarding dosage and duration of treatment.

It is crucial to report any persistent symptoms or adverse effects promptly.


How Oftum DS 100mg Suspension Works

Ofloxacin is an antibiotic that stops bacteria from dividing and repairing by blocking a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This action kills the bacteria, helping to treat infections.

How to take Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Follow your doctor's guidance on the dose and duration
Avoid chewing, crushing, or breaking it
Take with or without food, but maintaining a consistent time is recommended
Consistency in timing enhances the medication's effectiveness
Adhere to the prescribed dosage and duration as advised by your doctor

Special Precautions about Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Avoid if allergic to ofloxacin.
Inform about ongoing medications.
Caution in epilepsy or kidney issues.
Stay hydrated.
Limit exposure to sunlight.
Consult a doctor if pregnant or breastfeeding.

USES IN Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Bacterial infections

BENEFITS OF Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Effective against various bacterial infections.
Used for respiratory and urinary tract infections.
Addresses skin and soft tissue infections.
Used as an ophthalmic solution for eye infections.

SIDE EFFECTS OF Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Vaginal inflammation

What if I Missed a Dose of Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

Do not skip doses of the drug. If a dose is forgotten, take it when recalled. If the next dose is near, skip the missed one. Avoid doubling up to compensate. Consistent use is vital for effectiveness. Consult your healthcare provider for advice on managing missed doses to ensure proper medication adherence.

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Safety Advice For Oftum DS 100mg Suspension

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Disease Explanation :


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