Ofloxacin Oral Tablet 200Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Ofloxacin: Oral tablet (200mg)

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What is this Medicine?

OFLOXACIN (oh FLOKS a sin) is a quinolone antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Ofloxacin: Oral tablet(200mg)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Ofloxacin 200mg Tablet

NDC: 551110160
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bronchitis, Community-acquired Pneumonia, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID), Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Lower Respiratory Tract Infections, Non-gonococcal Urethritis (NGU), Prostatitis, Cystitis, Skin And Skin Structure Infections

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Traveler's Diarrhea, Meningococcal Infection Prophylaxis, Tuberculosis Infection, Chlamydia Infection, Epididymitis, Plague, Plague Prophylaxis, Typhoid Fever, Cervicitis, Urethritis, Gonorrhea

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Ofloxacin 200mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_10370.JPG
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc.
Pill Identification: R  |  160
Shape: oblong
Color: yellow

Reported Side Effects for Ofloxacin 200mg Tablet

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Deafness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hallucinations Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Elated Mood Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Rash Of Red Skin Bumps Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Dysesthesia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Diaphoresis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Confusion Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Chills Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Blistery Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Weakness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Failure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Tendon Rupture Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Blood Vessels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Moschcowitz Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Breakdown Of Muscle Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Long Qt Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Yellow Skin Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Blood Sugar Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Bleeding Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Weight Loss Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vesicular Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vaginal Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vaginal Irritation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Darkened Skin Patches Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Not Breathing Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Kidney Failure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Bruises Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Psychosis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Photosensitivity Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Peripheral Vasodilation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Paresthesias Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Pancytopenia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Heavy Menstrual Period Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Laryngeal Edema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Kidney Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Thinking Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Death Of Liver Tissue Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Painful Urination Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
No White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hemolytic Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Erythema Multiforme Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Nose Bleed Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Swelling Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Menstrual Cramps Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Depression Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Cough Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Suddenly Stopped Heart Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Joint Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Aplastic Anemia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Angioedema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Severe Allergy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Shaking Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Torsade De Pointes Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Retaining Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Serum Sickness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Runny Nose Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lung Inflammation Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Light Sensitivity Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
0.3-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
0.3-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
0.5-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
0.6-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Superinfection Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inceased Urination Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Visual Impairment Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Vaginal Infection Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Yeast Infection Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Pus In Urine Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Anemia Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cells Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High White Blood Cells Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Pseudomembranous Colitis Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Metallic Taste Incidence:
1.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Eosinophilia Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Glycosuria Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Drowsiness Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hyposthenuria Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
1.0-9.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Gas Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Lymphocytes Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Lymphocytes Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
1.0-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Platelet Count Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Ofloxacin 200mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Enteral Feedings and Ofloxacin 200mg Tablet(Ofloxacin)
Enteral Feedings and Ofloxacin(Ofloxacin)
Enteral feedings, such as Ensure or Sustacal, may decrease the actions of Ofloxacin, by decreasing its absorption from the stomach. Take Ofloxacin 2 hours before or 2 hours after you take Enteral Feedings to limit an interaction. Let your health care provider know you are using Enteral Feedings. Contact your health care provider if your condition being treated by Ofloxacin does not improve.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Second Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Third Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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