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Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment

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  • Manufactured by: Fdc Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Ciprofloxacin (0.3 % w/w)
  • Storage: Store at room temperature
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
    • This medicine is not available on Cash on Delivery(CoD)
    • Country of Origin: India

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment Information

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment is a prescription drug, available for use as Ointment. It is primarily used for the treatment of Urinary Tract Infection, Bacterial Infections. Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

    The correct dosage of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

    Some other side effects of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment have been listed ahead. Usually, these side effects of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Consult your doctor if these side effects become worse or stay for a longer duration.

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment's effect during pregnancy is Moderate and Moderate while nursing. Warnings related to Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment in conditions like Arrhythmia, Heart Disease, Myasthenia Gravis (MG). Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment contraindications section.

    Besides this, Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment may also have severe interaction with some medicines. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

    You should also be aware that Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.



    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment Benefits & Uses

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment is used to treat the following -

    Other Benefits

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage


    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment is used -

    Severe

    Moderate

    Mild

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment safe for pregnant women?


      Zoxan may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Zoxan, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment safe during breastfeeding?


      Zoxan can cause moderate side effects on breastfeeding women. If you feel its side effects, then stop taking this drug and consult your doctor. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises to do so.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment on the Kidneys?


      Zoxan has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment on the Liver?


      Zoxan is rarely harmful for the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment on the Heart?


      Zoxan is rarely harmful for the heart.

      Mild


    Severe Interaction of Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment with Other Drugs

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate

    Mild



    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment

    • Is this Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment habit forming or addictive?


      Yes, you can get addicted to Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment. It is essential that you take [medicine] only after doctor's recommendation.

      Yes
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment as you may feel sleepy.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, but take Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment only as per medical advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment is not used to treat mental disorders.

      No

    Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment


      Taking certain foods and Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment together may have severe side effects. Talk to your doctor about it.

      Severe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment


      Consumption of alcohol and Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment together may have severe effects on your health.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Zoxan 0.3% Eye Ointment

    Question about 4 years ago

    Can I take Zoxan with omeprazole?

    Aakash Shah MBBS, MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Zoxan can be taken with omeprazole, no harmful interaction have been observed between them. However, please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines at the same time.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can I take Zoxan with doxylamine?

    Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

    Zoxan and doxylamine can be taken together, as there are no reported harmful interactions between them. However, it doesn't mean that no interactions exist between them. Please take if prescribed by a doctor.

    Question about 4 years ago

    Can I discontinue Zoxan on my own without doctors advice?

    Dr. Prakash kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Discontinuing Zoxan on your own can increase the chances of bacterial resistance and infection relapse. It is recommended that you always consult your doctor if you have decided to discontinue this medicine.

    Question almost 4 years ago

    Can I take Zoxan with warfarin?

    Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Cardiology, Neurology, Pediatrics, Dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology, General Physician, Other, Infectious Disease, Emergency Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Internal Medicine, Multispeciality

    Zoxan should not be taken together. Harmful drug-drug interaction has been reported between them. Please let your doctor know that you are on warfarin if he/she has prescribed Zoxan to you.

    Question over 3 years ago

    Can I take Zoxan with paracetamol?

    Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Zoxan can be taken with paracetamol, no clinically significant interactions are seen between these two. However, it doesn't mean that no interaction exists between them. Please talk to your doctor before consuming these two medicines together.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Cipro® (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 710-713

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 579-584



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