Ornidazole is a nitroimidazole which is an antibacterial and antiprotozoal drug used to treat anaerobic enteric protozoa. It is a drug that cures some protozoan infections. Ofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic used for treating certain kinds of bacterial infections.
MECHANISM OF ACTION:
Ornidazole action occurs as nitro group is reduced to amines that interact with DNA to cause destruction of helical DNA structure and strand leading to a protein synthesis inhibition and cell death in susceptible organisms. Ofloxacin stops the production of bacteria by inhibiting the repair and reproduction of their genetic material (DNA).
Diarrhea or dysentery due to bacteria, protozoa or mixed origin infection in pelvic inflammatory diseases.
Contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to this product or any of its ingredients.
Strong metallic taste in the mouth, increased light sensitivity and gastrointestinal discomfort, nausea, vomiting.
PRECAUTIONS & WARNINGS:
Not recommended for under 1 year of age.
Must be used with caution in those with known or suspected central nervous system (CNS) disorders
As directed by the physician.
Keep in a cool, dry and dark place.
PRESENTATION: 10x10 tablets in a cardboard carton