Viotisone

Viotisone

ofloxacin

Manufacturer:

Unison

Distributor:

Medline
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ofloxacin
Indications/Uses
Resp tract, GIT, GUT, eyes, nose & throat, skin & soft tissue infections, otitis media, UTI; bones & joints infections; septicaemia.
Dosage/Direction for Use
300-600 mg daily in 2-3 divided doses. Lower & uncomplicated UTI 200 mg in single or 2 divided doses.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Avoid antacids or supplements containing Fe or Zn w/in 2 hr before or after ofloxacin. Ensure adequate hydration.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to quinolones. Childn <18 yr. Pregnancy, lactation.
Special Precautions
Severe renal disorders, CNS disorders, severe cerebral arteriosclerosis or epilepsy.
Adverse Reactions
Vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, gastric discomfort, headache, dizziness, insomnia.
Drug Interactions
Antacids may reduce absorption.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01MA01 - ofloxacin ; Belongs to the class of fluoroquinolones. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Viotisone FC tab 200 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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