Please never use drugs without prescription and opinion of doctor. Leave discretion of using or not using in a particular situation to doctors. You may ask about potential harmful effects of a drug from your physician.
Ofloxacin and metronidazole being given to treat amebic dysentry and other bacterial infection. If the stools are watery, not mixed with mucus or blood -no need to give.
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