Ciprofloxacin

FDA Approved: * June 9, 2004
Pharm Company: * BARR
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Ciprofloxacin Overview

Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic used to treat a number of bacterial infections.[2] This includes bone and joint infections, intra abdominal infections, certain type of infectious diarrhea, respiratory tract infections, skin infections, typhoid fever, and urinary tract infections, among others.[2] For some infections it is used in addition to other antibiotics.[2] It can be taken by mouth or used intravenously.[2] Common side effects include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and rash.[2] Ciprofloxaci...

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I was prescribed ciprofloxacin 0.3% EYE drops 4 drps in ea EAR 2x/d f 10 days to cure a double ear infection, sinus infection, sore throat and cough.
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I am allergic to Penicillins-hives & acute breathing reaction; Bactrim-acute breathing reaction; Ceclor-shortness of breath; Vicodin-shortness of breath; Clindamycin-shortness of breath. I have an intolerance to Levaquin-both knees joint damage; Azithromycin- acute vomiting & diarrhea for 4 consecutive days; Erythromycin-severe stomach ache & diarrhea. I have had this infection since 8-24-13. I got it from my grandson who was prescribed Augmentin and was visibly better within 24 to 48 hrs. Today is 9-9-13, I have bright mustard yellow mucous now instead of deep green, both my ears are still plugged up, and my sinuses & chest are still congested. I took the ciprofloxacin drops in my ears for 7.5 days then stopped because I felt the drops were just rolling away from my int...
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Can Ciprofloxacin 500 Mg Be Used To Treat Throat Infections
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if my throat is sore and itchy and coughing up phlem can i use this medication to treat it as a preventive for a full blown chest infecton or strep throat ## Yes, you can. Ciprofloxacin is used to treat a number of infections including: infections of bones and joints, endocarditis, gastroenteritis, malignant otitis externa, RESPIRATORY TRACT INFECTIONS, cellulitis, urinary tract infections, prostatitis, anthrax, chancroid, among others. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## I took Claritin last few days, because i thought i got allergic. but is not working, I got Ciprocyn 500 mg, how many time the dosage?,my problem now I have a lot of mucus on my throt, it ...
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ciprofloxacin ww928
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oblong, white, ww928,pill ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Ciprofloxacin hydrochloride (500 mg). Ciprofloxacin is a drug used to treat bacterial infections. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## ww928 What is the name of this pill & what is used for? Found in boyfriend medicine cabinet. ## Ciprofloxacin is used to treat bacterial infection but what there are not telling you is that it is for more serious ones. They prescribe it a lot of Gonorrhea. ## I had to take Cipro when I was really sick with a urinary tract infection and I was place on a serious mega dose... taking 4 (500mg) pills a day over the course of the day. The o...
Updated 13 days ago.
 
can ciprofloxacin be used to treat tooth infections
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I was prescribed ciprofloxacin for five days by my dentist and on the forth day I suddenly developed severe lower back pain, and generalized aches and pain which have lasted for past month and only gradually beginning to subside. I only suspected the ciproxin when a friend was taking it for chest infection and developed pain in Achilles tendon and is finding it difficult to walk. ## I was prescribed ciprofloxin hcl 500 mg tabs for a tooth infection. So far I have taken 3 tabs. At this time I have had no side effects. ## Hi, Nancy! How are feeling? It is a known side effect that some antibiotics can cause tendonitis in some people that take them and achilles tendonitis is the most frequent one known to occur. As to the symptoms you experienced, those aren't normal, especially lasting...
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ciprofloxacin 500mg
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Hi, i would like to know what it's prescribed for in adults? Thank you. ## I had foot surgery and it became very infected in just a few days. My doctor perscribed Ciprofloxacin for this infection which turned out to be a staff infection. ## Just started taking Ciprofloxacin and noticed a white residue in my stool this morning. Anyone else experience this? ## I too started taking cipro for a UTI 2 days ago and I have had severe abdominal pain today. (side effects list it as a common side effect) ## it's an antibiotic for bacterial infections. ## I am taking Ciprofloxacin for a ear infection that was caused by a sinus infection, this medication makes me very sleepy has anyone noticed this ## Started taking cipro for about 4 days and have exp severe headaches as well as dizziness. ...
Updated 18 days ago.
 
white tablet with a backwards D and P with 500 under line
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It's a round large tablet with a backwards D and right way P with 500 under the halfway line..... ## I found a Large round white pill with a backwards D and a regular P then a perforated line with 500 on bottom half. What is this ## Just out of curiosity, whereabouts did either of you locate this tablet? Sometimes the origin of a pill can provide further insight as to its contents. Perhaps it would be best to take the tablet into a local pharmacy and see what they think? I'd even consider looking into sending this tablet to a lab for a GCMS content analysis. However from your description alone I'm pretty convinced that it contains 500 mgs of something...Lol. In my investigation, Ciprofloxacin was a possible contender Please post back if you come across any additional informa...
Updated 19 days ago.
 
Taking Ciprofloxacin after blood pressure medication
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I took a blood pressure pill this morning. Is it okay to take this (5312 Teva) Ciprofloxacin pill after I'm done taking my blood pressure pill? ## What blood pressure medication are you taking? I'm sorry, but I can't give you an accurate answer, without knowing more details. Can you please post back and clarify? Thank you! Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic that is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea.
Updated 19 days ago.
 
what type of infection is ciprofloxacin hcl 500 mg taran used for
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i have some pills left trying figuer out what it is ## It's for cystitis/bladder infections. I just finished the dosage today. Atleast this is why I hav ciprofloxacin 500mg! Hope his helped. ## I was just reviewing a drug article on Ciprofloxacin stating it is in fact used to treat bacterial infections. Ciprofloxacin is limited to the treatment of proven bacterial infections such as: - Urinary tract infections - Acute uncomplicated cystitis in females - Chronic bacterial prostatitis - Lower respiratory tract infections - Acute sinusitis - Skin and skin structure infections - Bone and joint infections - Infectious diarrhea - Typhoid fever (enteric fever) You can view the complete drug article by clicking on the link below... Please post back if you have any other questions or concern...
Updated 21 days ago.
 
I can't remember what my pill WW928 is for? I have cancer pain.
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White oblong tablet with WW928 on one side of a smooth, unscored surface. Is it my pain med for cancer or what is it? Is this my pain pill or my dog's? RSVP WW928-brand name of pill. kmr ## It's Ciprofloxacin 500 mg. It's an antibiotic. A pretty good one, too, as it works for Anthrax. ;) ## Sara's identification is correct, so thank you! This antibiotic is commonly used now as the first choice where the specific bacterial pathogen hasn't been identified, such as if there just hasn't been time to culture and grow out the bacteria, but treatment needs to be started immediately. As an antibiotic, it may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Are there any other questions or comments? You can learn more Ciprofloxacin detai...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
Proxin 500 Mg
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i want to know for what purpose is this medicine for? ## Proxin contains the active ingredient Ciprofloxacin, it is an antibiotic that is used to treat or prevent various types of infections. It may cause some side effects, which can include: nausea, dizziness, skin rash and diarrhea. More details: Is there anything else I can help with? ## for dental infection, I have been using Amoxicillin capsules under doctor,s instructions. Can I use proxin capsules instead? ## I am a 32 year old male. One week ago I had noticed a green color of liquid coming out in my urine and feel that it may be a disease. Please suggest me an appropriate medicine. ## Can proxin be used to cure typhoid? ## Don't worry the color indicates that your body has enough vitamins .so no need to worry ## I'm pati...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Ciprofloxacin
  • For Suspension: 250mg/5ml, 500mg/5ml
  • Injection: 10mg/ml, 10mg/ml(1%), 1200mg/120ml (10mg/ml), 200mg/100ml, 200mg/20ml (10mg/ml), 2mg/ml, 400mg/200ml, 400mg/40ml (10mg/ml)
  • Injection, Suspension: 6% (60mg/ml)
  • Ointment: 0.3%
  • Solution: 0.2%, 0.3%
  • Solution/drops: 0.2%, 0.3%
  • Suspension: 250mg/5ml, 500mg/5ml
  • Suspension/drops: 6%
  • Tablet: 100mg, 250mg, 500mg, 750mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 1000mg, 212.6mg + 287.5mg, 425.2mg + 574.9mg, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Ciprofloxacin: (279 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0069-3241 Ciprofloxacin 10 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution, Concentrate by Pfizer Labs, Division of Pfizer Inc
  • 0069-3342 Ciprofloxacin 10 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution, Concentrate by Pfizer Labs, Division of Pfizer Inc
  • 0069-4395 Ciprofloxacin 2 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Pfizer Labs, Division of Pfizer Inc
  • 0069-4396 Ciprofloxacin 2 mg/ml Intravenous Injection, Solution by Pfizer Labs, Division of Pfizer Inc
  • 0143-2037 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 500 mg Oral Tablet by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9927 Ciprofloxacin 250 mg (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride 297 mg) Oral Tablet by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9928 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 500 mg Oral Tablet by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0143-9929 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 750 mg Oral Tablet by West-ward Pharmaceutical Corp
  • 0172-5311 Ciprofloxacin 250 mg (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride 297 mg) Oral Tablet by Ivax Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0172-5312 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 500 mg Oral Tablet by Ivax Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0172-5313 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 750 mg Oral Tablet by Ivax Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • 0179-0054 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 500 mg Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0179-0188 Ciprofloxacin 500 mg Oral Tablet, Film Coated by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0179-1982 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 500 mg Oral Tablet by Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • 0378-1743 Ciprofloxacin 500 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-1745 Ciprofloxacin 1000 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-7097 Ciprofloxacin 250 mg (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride 297 mg) Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-7098 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 500 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-7099 Ciprofloxacin (As Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride) 750 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0404-7187 Ciprofloxacin 3 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Henry Schein Inc.
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