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    What is O2?

    O2 Suspension is used for Bacterial infections, Typhoid fever, Protozoan infections, Eye and ear infection, Bacterial infection, Skin infections and other conditions. O2 Suspension may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
    O2 Suspension contains Ofloxacin and Ornidazole as active ingredients.
    O2 Suspension works by killing the infection causing bacteria; inhibiting the growth of microorganism;
    Medley Pharma manufactures O2 Suspension.
    Detailed information related to O2 Suspension's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.

    O2 Suspension Uses

    O2 Suspension is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
    References: 1, 2, 3
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    O2 Suspension Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology

    O2 Suspension improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
    References: 1, 4

    O2 Suspension - Composition and Active Ingredients

    O2 Suspension is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
    Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.

    O2 Suspension - Side-effects

    The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of O2 Suspension. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
    If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
    References: 1, 5, 6
    Learn more: Side-effects

    O2 Suspension - Precautions & How to Use

    Before using O2 Suspension, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
    • Avoid consuming milk and dairy products
    • Consult the doctor in case of pregnancy or breastfeeding
    • Consult your doctor before taking this medicine if having epilepsy and multiple sclerosis
    • Do not consume if you have any disease condition like epilepsy or kidney problems
    • Do not consume ofloxacin if allergic to it
    • Do not drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery after consuming the medicine

    O2 Suspension - Drug Interactions

    If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of O2 Suspension may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. O2 Suspension may interact with the following drugs and products:
    • Amiodarone
    • Anti-psychotics
    • Azithromycin
    • Disopyramide
    • Dofetilide
    • Hydroquinidine
    Learn more: Interactions

    O2 Suspension - Contraindications

    Hypersensitivity to O2 Suspension is a contraindication. In addition, O2 Suspension should not be used if you have the following conditions:
    • Epilepsy
    • Hypersensitivity
    • Lactation
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Myasthenia gravis
    • Pregnancy
    Learn more: Contraindications

    Where to Buy O2 Suspension

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    O2 Suspension - Frequently asked Questions

    • Is O2 Suspension safe to consume or apply when pregnant?
      • Ofloxacin: No
      • Ornidazole: No
    • Is O2 Suspension safe while breastfeeding?
      • Ofloxacin: No
      • Ornidazole: No
    • Can O2 Suspension be used for bacterial infections and typhoid fever?
      Yes, bacterial infections and typhoid fever are among the most common reported uses for O2 Suspension. Please do not use O2 Suspension for bacterial infections and typhoid fever without consulting first with your doctor. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as common uses for O2 Suspension.
    • How long do I need to use O2 Suspension before I see improvement of my conditions? website users have reported within 2 hours and 1 day as the most common time it takes before they saw improvements in their conditions. These times may not be reflective of what you may experience or how you should use this medicine. Please consult with your doctor to check how long do you need to use O2 Suspension. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as time for effectiveness for O2 Suspension.
    • Should I consume O2 Suspension empty stomach, before food or after food? website users have most commonly reported consuming O2 Suspension after food. However, this may not be reflective of how you should consume this medicine. Please follow your doctor's advice on how you should use this medicine. Click here and view survey results to find out what other patients report as timing of using O2 Suspension.
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?
      If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, hypotension or a headache as side-effects when using O2 Suspension medicine then it may not be safe to drive a vehicle or operate heavy machinery. One should not drive a vehicle if using the medicine makes you drowsy, dizzy or lowers your blood-pressure extensively. Pharmacists also advise patients not to drink alcohol with medicines as alcohol intensifies drowsiness side-effects. Please check for these effects on your body when using O2 Suspension. Always consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body and health conditions.
    • Is this medicine or product addictive or habit forming?
      Most medicines don't come with a potential for addiction or abuse. Usually, government's categorizes medicines that can be addictive as controlled substances. Examples include schedule H or X in India and schedule II-V in the US. Please consult the product package to make sure that the medicine does not belong to such special categorizations of medicines. Lastly, do not self-medicate and increase your body's dependence to medicines without the advice of a doctor.
    • Can it be stopped immediately or do I have to slowly ween off consumption?
      Some medicines need to be tapered or cannot be stopped immediately because of rebound effects. Please consult with your doctor for recommendations specific to your body, health and other medications that you may be using.

    Other important Information on O2 Suspension

    Missing a dose

    In case you miss a dose, use it as soon as you notice. If it is close to the time of your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your dosing schedule. Do not use extra dose to make up for a missed dose. If you are regularly missing doses, consider setting an alarm or asking a family member to remind you. Please consult your doctor to discuss changes in your dosing schedule or a new schedule to make up for missed doses, if you have missed too many doses recently.
    References: 7, 8, 9, 10

    Overdosage of O2 Suspension

    • Do not use more than prescribed dose. Taking more medication will not improve your symptoms; rather they may cause poisoning or serious side-effects. If you suspect that you or anyone else who may have overdosed of O2 Suspension, please go to the emergency department of the closest hospital or nursing home. Bring a medicine box, container, or label with you to help doctors with necessary information.
    • Do not give your medicines to other people even if you know that they have the same condition or it seems that they may have similar conditions. This may lead to overdosage.
    • Please consult your physician or pharmacist or product package for more information.
    References: 11, 12, 13

    Storage of O2 Suspension

    • Store medicines at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze medicines unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets.
    • Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into drainage unless instructed to do so. Medication discarded in this manner may contaminate the environment. Please consult your pharmacist or doctor for more details on how to safely discard O2 Suspension.
    References: 14, 15, 16, 17

    Expired O2 Suspension

    • Taking a single dose of expired O2 Suspension is unlikely to produce an adverse event. However, please discuss with your primary health provider or pharmacist for proper advice or if you feel unwell or sick. Expired drug may become ineffective in treating your prescribed conditions. To be on the safe side, it is important not to use expired drug. If you have a chronic illness that requires taking medicine constantly such as heart condition, seizures, and life-threatening allergies, you are much safer keeping in touch with your primary health care provider so that you can have a fresh supply of unexpired medications.
    References: 18, 19

    Dosage Information

    Please consult your physician or pharmacist or refer to product package.

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    O2 Suspension - Packages and Strengths

    O2 Suspension is available in the following packages and strengths
    O2 Suspension - Packages: 30ML Suspension, 200ML Suspension, 30 ml
    O2 Suspension - Strengths: 30ML, 50MG+125MG

    O2 Suspension - Manufacturers

    The medicine is manufactured by the following companies

    O2 Suspension - Demographic Information


    1. DailyMed LABEL: CIPROFLOXACIN - ciprofloxacin tablet, film coated - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
    2. Rutgeerts P, Van Assche G, Vermeire S, et al. (April 2005). "Ornidazole for prophylaxis of postoperative Crohn's disease recurrence: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial". Gastroenterology. 128 (4): 856_61. doi:10.1053/j.gastro.2005.01.010. PMID 15825069. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
    3. Source: MeSH Record Name: Ornidazole - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
    4. - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
    5. Ornidazole-induced ataxia in an Indian woman: A case report - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
    6. J Family Med Prim Care. 2014 Oct-Dec; 3(4): 467_469. doi: 10.4103/2249-4863.148154 PMCID: PMC4311369 Ocular Side Effect of Tinidazole: A Rare Case Report - Accessed: October 12, 2016.
    7. - Accessed: July 14, 2016.
    8. - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
    9. Cancer.Net (2014). - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
    10. Schachter, S.C., Shafer, P. O. &; Sirven, J.I. (2013). - Accessed: May 28, 2016.
    11. National Institute of Drug Abuse (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    12. eMedicinehealth (2016). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    13. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2010). - Accessed: July 21, 2016.
    14. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. December 12, 2011. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    15. The Center for Improving Medication Management and the National Council on Patient Information and Education. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    16. U.S. Food and Drug Administration. December 24, 2013. - Accessed: June 10, 2016.
    17. World Health Organization: - Accessed: July 1, 2016.
    18. Lyon, R. C., Taylor, J. S., Porter, D. A., et al. (2006) Stability profiles of drug products extended beyond labeled expiration dates. Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences; 95:1549-60 - Accessed: July 3, 2016.
    19. Harvard Medical School (2016). - Accessed: May 1, 2016.

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