Ofloxacin and Alcohol / Food Interactions
There is 1 alcohol/food/lifestyle interaction with ofloxacin:
ofloxacin ↔ multivitamins with minerals
Moderate Drug Interaction
Ofloxacin and multivitamin with minerals should not be taken orally at the same time. Products that contain magnesium, aluminum, calcium, iron, and/or other minerals may interfere with the absorption of ofloxacin into the bloodstream and reduce its effectiveness. If possible, it may be best to avoid taking multivitamin with minerals while your are being treated with ofloxacin. Otherwise, you should take ofloxacin either 2 to 4 hours before or 4 to 6 hours after the multivitamin with minerals dose. Talk to a healthcare professional if you are not sure whether a product contains something that could potentially interact with your medication or if you have questions on how to take this or other medications you are prescribed. It is important to tell your doctor about all other medications you use, including vitamins and herbs. Do not stop using any medications without first talking to your doctor.
ofloxacin drug Interactions
There are 665 drug interactions with ofloxacin
ofloxacin disease Interactions
There are 9 disease interactions with ofloxacin which include:
- Cns Disorders
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Qt Interval Prolongation
- Renal Dysfunction
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.|
|No information available.|
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