Table of Contents
- 1 What is O2?
- 2 Uses of O2
- 3 How does O2 work?
- 4 How to take O2?
- 5 Common Dosage for O2
- 6 When to Avoid O2?
- 7 Precautions While Taking O2:
- 8 Side-Effects of O2:
- 9 Drug Interactions to be Careful About
- 10 Buyer’s Guide – O2 Composition, Variant, and Price
- 11 Substitutes of O2
- 12 FAQs –10 Important Questions Answered about O2
- 13 Authored By –
1What is O2?
It is a medicine which is used to prevent or treat conditions and infections like pneumonia, vaginal and urinary tract infections, infectious diarrhoea. Loss of appetite and abdominal pain are the commonly seen side effects. It should be totally avoided in case of epilepsy, liver, kidney diseases or muscle weakness.
O2 Composition: Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg
Manufactured By: Medley Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Prescription: Required as it belongs to Schedule ‘H’ but also available as OTC
Form: Tablet, Capsule, Cream and syrup.
Price: Rs. 119 for 10 tablets.
Expiry/Shelf Life: 24 months from the date of manufacturing
Type of Drug: Antibiotic + Antidiarrhoeal