- Doxycycline Hyclate Tablets
- Ofloxacin–Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
- Penicillin G Potassium
- Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Floxin* used for?
Generic for Floxin* (Ofloxacin) is an oral antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis, chlamydia, gonorrhea, skin infections, prostate infections, and urinary tract infections. It belongs to a group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones, which fights bacteria in the body. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Floxin*?
The dosage of Generic for Floxin* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Take Generic for Floxin* with a full glass of water.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Floxin*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Floxin* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Floxin*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an Overdose of Generic for Floxin*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Floxin*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Floxin*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Floxin*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Floxin* can interact with blood thinners, oral diabetes medications, oral steroid medications, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Floxin*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Floxin* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Floxin* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Floxin* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Floxin* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Floxin* can cause side effects such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, vaginal itching, insomnia, dizziness, and muscle pain. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Floxin*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Floxin*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Floxin* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Floxin*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Floxin*?
How will Generic for Floxin* work in my body?
How should Generic for Floxin* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Floxin* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Floxin* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.