ofloxacin otic (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Floxin Otic)?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and use only the next regularly scheduled dose. Do not use a double dose of ofloxacin otic unless otherwise directed by your doctor.
What happens if I overdose (Floxin Otic)?
Seek emergency medical attention if an overdose is suspected or if the medication has been ingested.
Symptoms of a ofloxacin otic overdose are not known.
What should I avoid while using ofloxacin (Floxin Otic)?
Ear infections may sometimes cause dizziness or a loss of balance. Use caution when driving, operating machinery, or performing other hazardous activities if you experience dizziness or a loss of balance.
Avoid getting water inside of the affected ear(s) during treatment with ofloxacin. Care should be used while bathing, and swimming may not be recommended. Talk to your healthcare provider.
What other drugs will affect my ofloxacin otic (Floxin Otic)?
Do not use other ear drops during treatment with ofloxacin otic without first talking to your doctor.
Drugs other than those listed here may also interact with ofloxacin otic. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including vitamins, minerals, and herbal products.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has more information about ofloxacin otic written for health professionals that you may read.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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