Brand: Vanifect-O


Composition: Ofloxacin 200mg + Ornidazole 500mg


Pack: 10×10


Type: Blister


MRP(₹): 834.90

Product Description

Ofloxacin + Ornidazole Tablets come with the brand name “Vanifect-O” and are a combination of two antibiotics: Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. Ofloxacin works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria. Ornidazole kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria that cause infections by damaging their DNA. It is used in the treatment of bacterial & parasitic infections. It is used to treat gastrointestinal infections such as acute diarrhoea or dysentery, gynaecological infections, lung infections and urinary infections.

Uses of Ofloxacin + Ornidazole Tablets

This Medicine helps in treating:

  • Diarrhoea
  • Ear Infection
  • Giardiasis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Amebiasis
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Ear canal infection
  • Skin Infections
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Ringing in ears
  • Dysentery
  • Blood in Stool

Directions For Use

  • Take this medicine after the food.
  • Take this medicine at around the same time daily.
  • If you forgot to take a dose of Ofloxacin + Ornidazole Tablets, take it as soon as you remember.
  • Do not chew or crush or bite the tablet.
  • Read the packaging label before taking these tablets.


  • Store in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from sunlight.
  • Keep out of the reach of children.


  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Ofloxacin + Ornidazole Tablets as it may irritate your stomach and also cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a rash, itching, hives, hoarseness, trouble breathing, trouble swallowing, or any swelling of your hands, face, or mouth after you take this medicine.
  • This medicine should not be taken by breastfeeding or pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Side Effects

  • Headache
  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Does this tablet contain penicillin?

No, it does not contain penicillin. It is an antibiotic that belongs to the class of medication called fluoroquinolone. It is used to treat several bacterial infections such as bronchitis, pneumonia, urinary, respiratory, skin, gastrointestinal, anthrax, bone, and eye infections.

Is it safe to use this medicine?

It is safe for most patients. In some patients, it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, headache, dryness in the mouth, heartburn and other uncommon or rare side effects. Consult your doctor if you experience any persistent problems while taking this medication.

Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of this medicine?

The use of this tablet is considered to be harmful to patients with known allergies to ofloxacin or to ornidazole or any medicine which belongs to the quinolone or nitroimidazole group of antimicrobial agents.

Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of this medicine?

No, taking a higher-than-recommended dose of this composition can increase the risks of side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms which are not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

What if I miss my dose?

Take it as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if it’s almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.