Pacific Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Ofuran SR is indicated for
- abdominal pain
- diarrhoea; headache
- benign intracranial hypertension; rash
- erythema multiforme
- exfoliative dermatitis
- lupus-like syndrome
- arthralgia; acute pulmonary sensitivity reactions; megaloblastic anaemia
- granulocytopenia or agranulocytosis
- aplastic anaemia
- haemolytic anaemia (in G6PD-deficient patients); transient alopecia; brownish discolouration of urine.
Potentially Fatal: Peripheral polyneuropathy
- Stevens-Johnson syndrome
- interstitial pneumonitis
- pulmonary fibrosis.
Dosage & Administration
Acute uncomplicated urinary tract infections
Adult: 50-100 mg 4 times daily for 7 days. Dual-release preparation: 100 mg bid.
Child: >3 mth and older children: 3 mg/kg daily in 4 divided doses.
Prophylaxis of uncomplicated urinary tract infections
Adult: 50-100 mg at bedtime.
Child: >3 mth and older children: 1 mg/kg once daily.
Pregnancy & Lactation
Although animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect even sometimes unable to demonstrate the risk on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women, but during pregnancy, this medicine can be used just when definitely required.
Discuss with your doctors and tell them feedback about this medicine.
There is no specific information about whether this medicine is passed on to the baby through breast milk. Discuss with your doctor before breastfeeding.
Pack Size & Price
The information available on this medicine is only for informational purposes.
Never take Ofuran SR without consulting the doctor.
Even, don’t take Ofuran SR which has been given by the doctor for other persons
although you guys have the same disease. The above price of Ofuran SR may differ
from the actual price in the local market for a variety of reasons, including local taxes and other factors.
This is the only approximate indicative price of this medicine.