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Orniz 500mg Infusion

Orniz 500mg Infusion

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Composition

ORNIDAZOLE-500MG

Manufacturer/Marketer

Axis Life Science Pvt Ltd

Consume Type

PARENTERAL

Return Policy

Not Returnable

About Orniz 500mg Infusion

Orniz 500mg Infusion belongs to a class of antibacterial medications called 'nitroimidazoles' primarily used to treat bacterial infections such as septicemia, meningitis, peritonitis, post-operative wound infections, post-natal sepsis, septic abortion, endometritis, and anaerobic systemic infections caused by ornidazole-sensitive microflora. It is also used to treat post-operative infections, severe intestinal amoebiasis, and giardiasis.

Orniz 500mg Infusion contains 'Ornidazole' that works by damaging the DNA of the infection-causing agent and inhibiting their growth. Thus, it treats infections. Orniz 500mg Infusion is indicated in the treatment of acute and severe infections or when oral administration is not possible.

In some cases, Orniz 500mg Infusion may cause common side-effects such as dry mouth, headache, loss of appetite, diarrhoea, nausea, and vomiting. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently.

Inform your doctor if you are allergic to any of the components in Orniz 500mg Infusion. Also, let your doctor know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Notify your doctor about your current list of medications, including over-the-counter products (vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions.

Uses of Orniz 500mg Infusion

Treatment of Bacterial infections

Medicinal Benefits

Orniz 500mg Infusion belongs to a class of antibacterial medications called 'nitroimidazoles' primarily used to treat bacterial infections such as septicemia (blood infection), meningitis (inflammation of the brain and spinal cord), peritonitis (inflammation of the membrane lining the abdominal wall and abdominal organs), post-operative wound infections, post-natal sepsis (bacterial infection of the uterus), septic abortion (abortion due to uterine infection), endometritis (inflammation of the uterine lining), and anaerobic systemic infections caused by ornidazole-sensitive microflora. It is also used to treat post-operative infections, severe intestinal amoebiasis (intestinal infection caused by Entamoeba histolytica), and giardiasis (intestinal infection caused by giardia parasite). Orniz 500mg Infusion works by damaging the DNA of the infection-causing agent and inhibiting its growth. Thereby, treating infections. Orniz 500mg Infusion is indicated in the treatment of acute and severe infections or when oral administration is not possible.

Directions for Use

Orniz 500mg Infusion will be administered by a healthcare professional; do not self-administer.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Orniz 500mg Infusion

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dry mouth
  • Headache
  • Loss of appetite
  • Diarrhoea

Drug Warnings

Do not take Orniz 500mg Infusion if you are allergic to any of its components. Inform your doctor about your current list of medications, including over-the-counter products (vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions. Consult your doctor before taking Orniz 500mg Infusion if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Please consult a doctor if you have any concerns regarding the usage of Orniz 500mg Infusion in children.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Disease Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Antibiotics can alter the useful bacteria in the stomach, which help in digestion. Therefore, you are advised to take foods rich in probiotics such as yoghurt/curd, kefir, sauerkraut, tempeh, kimchi, miso, kombucha, buttermilk, natto and cheese.
  • Eat fibre-rich food like whole grains, beans, lentils, berries, broccoli, peas and bananas.
  • Avoid foods rich in calcium, grapefruit and grapefruit juice as they might hinder the absorption of antibiotics.
  • Avoid consumption of alcohol and usage of tobacco.

Disease/Condition Glossary

Bacterial infection: It is a condition in which harmful bacteria enter, multiply and infect the body. They can target any part of the body and multiply very quickly. These infections vary from minor illnesses like sore throat and ear infections to severe brain infections like meningitis and encephalitis. Anyone can get a bacterial infection, but people with a weak immune system or taking immunosuppressive medicines like steroids are more prone to infections.

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Alcohol

Caution

It is unknown if alcohol affects Orniz 500mg Infusion. Please consult a doctor.

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Pregnancy

Caution

Orniz 500mg Infusion is considered safe to be used in pregnancy. However, if you are pregnant inform your doctor; your doctor will prescribe Orniz 500mg Infusion only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Breast Feeding

Caution

Consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding. Your doctor will decide if Orniz 500mg Infusion can be taken by breastfeeding mothers or not.

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Driving

Caution

It is not known if Orniz 500mg Infusion affects your ability to drive. Drive or operate machinery only if you are alert.

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Liver

Caution

Limited information is available. If you have liver impairment/liver disease, inform your doctor before taking Orniz 500mg Infusion. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.

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Kidney

Caution

Limited information is available. If you have kidney impairment/kidney disease, inform your doctor before taking Orniz 500mg Infusion. Your doctor may adjust the dose of this medicine or prescribe a suitable alternative based on your condition.

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Children

Caution

Limited information is available. Please consult a doctor if you have any concerns regarding the usage of Orniz 500mg Infusion in children.

Country of origin

India
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FAQs

Orniz 500mg Infusion belongs to a class of antibacterial medications called 'nitroimidazoles' primarily used to treat bacterial infections such as septicemia, meningitis, peritonitis, post-operative wound infections, post-natal sepsis, septic abortion, endometritis, and anaerobic systemic infections caused by ornidazole-sensitive microflora. It is also used to treat post-operative infections, severe intestinal amoebiasis, and giardiasis.
Orniz 500mg Infusion works by damaging the DNA of the infection-causing agent and inhibiting its growth. Thereby, treating infections.
Diarrhoea could be a side-effect of Orniz 500mg Infusion. Drink plenty of fluid to prevent dehydration if you experience diarrhoea. Consult your doctor if the condition persists or worsens.
Orniz 500mg Infusion indicated in the treatment of post-operative wound infections, operative treatment (middle and straight intestine surgery), and gynaecological surgeries.
Dry mouth could be a side-effect of Orniz 500mg Infusion. Limiting caffeine intake, avoiding smoking and mouthwashes containing alcohol, drinking water regularly and chewing sugar-free gum/candy might help in stimulating saliva and thereby prevents drying of the mouth.

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