Medicine : Otocin O Ear(5ml)

Name:Otocin O Ear(5ml)
Type:Drop
Manufacturer:Mankind Pharma
Generic Use:Beclometasone , Clotrimazole , Ofloxacin
Composition:Beclometasone(0.025%w/v) , Clotrimazole(1%W/V) , Ofloxacin(0.3%w/v)
Substitutes:otocin o ear(5ml) , otocin o ear(5ml) , otocin o ear(5ml)


Generic ( Beclometasone )



Typical use Of Beclometasone :To Treat Running Nose Due To Allergy (allergic Rhinitis), Inflammation Of Skin (dermatitis), Itchy Skin Rash (eczema), Psoriasis, Gastric And Duodenal Ulcers, And Prophylaxis Of Asthma.
Mechanism of action of Beclometasone :Beclomethasone Belongs To A Class Of Medications Called Corticosteroids, Which Work By Preventing Release Of Certain Chemicals From The Cells Responsible For Immune And Allergic Responses Resulting In Inflammation. Beclomethasone Thus Reduces Inflammation, Swelling And Irritation In Nose And Helps To Relieve Itching, Sneezing And Blocked Or Runny Nose.
Drug Interaction of Beclometasone :Beclomethasone Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Carbamazepine, Amphotericin, Diazoxide, Ketoconazole, Phenytoin , Rifampicin, Aspirin, Beclometasone , Warfarin, Technetium Tc-99m Gluceptate, Technetium Tc-99m Oxidronate. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required
Side effects of Beclometasone :Urge To Vomit (nausea), Constipation, Stomach Pains, Very Heavy Periods, Anxiety, Sleepiness, Muscle Cramps, Redness And Inflammation Of Facial Skin, Increased Pressure In Eyes, Cataract, Loss Of Bony Tissue, Irritation, Yeast Infection In The Mouth, Unpleasant Taste, Hoarseness Or Nasal Congestion, Flu-like Illness, Fever, Visual Changes, Allergic Reactions, Nasal Irritation And Dryness Of Mouth.

INTERACTIONS OF BECLOMETASONE


How Beclometasone will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Beclometasone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Beclometasone

No Studies Found






Generic ( Clotrimazole )



Typical use Of Clotrimazole :Clotrimazole Is Used For The Treatment Of Fungal Skin Infections Including Ringworm, Fungal Nappy Rash, Infections Of The Armpit, Toes And Skin Folds, Vulva, Groin Or Penis.
Mechanism of action of Clotrimazole :Clotrimazole Acts Against The Fungi By Impairing The Permeability Of The Fungal Cell Wall And Inhibits The Activity Of Enzymes Within The Cell. It Specifically Inhibits The Biosynthesis Of Ergosterol And Other Sterols Required For Cell Membrane Production.
Drug Interaction of Clotrimazole :Clotrimazole May Cause Damage To Latex Contraceptives (condoms). Consequently Patient Should Be Advised To Use Alternative Precautions For At Least Five Days After Using This Product. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Clotrimazole :Difficulty In Breathing, Dizziness, Fainting, Severe Allergic Reactions; Irritation, Discomfort, Pain, Burning Or Stinging Sensation, Blistering, And Peeling Of Skin.

INTERACTIONS OF CLOTRIMAZOLE


How Clotrimazole will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Clotrimazole will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Clotrimazole

No Studies Found






Generic ( Ofloxacin )



Typical use Of Ofloxacin :To Treat Bacterial Infections Including Urinary Tract Infections, Respiratory Infections , Skin And Soft Tissue Infections, Sexually Transmitted Infections (of Urethra And Cervix) And External Eye Infections (conjuctivitis).
Mechanism of action of Ofloxacin :Ofloxacin Belongs To The Group Of Medicines Called Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics. They Cure The Infection By Inhibiting The DNA Formation And Killing The Bacteria.
Drug Interaction of Ofloxacin :Ofloxacin May Interact With Other Drugs Including Drugs That Are Used To Treat The Abnormal Rate And Rhythm Of Heart (antiarrythmics Viz Quindine, Hydroquindine, Disopyramide, Amiodarone, Sotalol, Dofetilide, Ibutilide), Tricyclic Anti-depressants , Antibiotics (azithromycin) And Some Anti-psychotics. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Ofloxacin :When Used As Eye-drops, Side Effects Include Visual Disturbance, Tearing, Mild Stinging, Burning Or Pricking, Irritation, Ocular Discomfort, Inflammation, Redness, Itching, Allergic Reactions In The Eye (including Itchiness Of The Eye And Eyelid), Sensitivity To Light, Eye Swelling. When Used Orally, Side Effects Include Dizziness, Nausea, Allergic Reactions (swelling Of Face, Lips Or Other Parts Of The Body; Rash Or Itching On The Skin; Swelling Of The Mouth, Tongue Or Throat That Can Obstruct The Airways Which May Cause Wheezing, Difficulty Swallowing, Breathing Or Shortness Of Breath; Severe Sudden Life-threatening Allergic Reaction), Swelling Of The Face.

INTERACTIONS OF OFLOXACIN


How Ofloxacin will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Ofloxacin will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Ofloxacin

No Studies Found