Metronidazole (as Benzoate)
Ofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic used for treating certain kinds of bacterial infections. Metronidazole is a nitroimidazole antibiotic medication used particularly for anaerobic bacteria and protozoa. Metronidazole is an antibiotic, amebicide, and antiprotozoal.
MECHANISM OF ACTION:
Ofloxacin stops the production of bacteria by inhibiting the repair and reproduction of their genetic material (DNA). Metronidazole enters the cells of microorganisms that contain nitroreductase, where its nitro group is reduced. Unstable intermediate compounds bind to DNA and inhibit synthesis, causing cell death.
GI infections include traveler’s diarrhea, shigellosis, inflammatory bowel syndrome, and UTIs.
Contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to this product or its ingredients.
Strong metallic taste in the mouth, Increased light sensitivity and gastrointestinal discomfort, nausea, and vomiting.
PRECAUTIONS & WARNINGS:
Not recommended for under one year of age.
Those with known or suspected central nervous system (CNS) disorders must be used with caution.
As directed by the physician.
Keep in a cool, dry, and dark place.
PRESENTATION: 30 ml bottle
SHAKE WELL BEFORE USE