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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ciprofloxacin what use for
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Is ciprofloxacin can cure my vaginal infection?how long does it takes to stop taking this drug? ## Can one use cipronol to prevent Virginia infection ## This is an antibiotic that is used to treat or prevent various types of bacterial infections and should be taken according to your doctor's instructions. The NIH lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. Have either of your consulted a doctor to confirm the presence of an infection? Are either of you taking any other medications?
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ciprofloxacin hcl by sandoz for breast pain
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Last year i had a check up with my doctor and she give me ciprofloxacin hcl (made by sandoz) because I'm experiencing pain in my breast... Now it's in pain again so i wanted to know if it's ok for me to take that medicine again? Please help me. Thank you.
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Which antibiotic is to be used for the treatment of E. coli
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Which antibiotic should be used for the treatment of E. coli that is resistant to Ciprofloxacin, Streptomycin, Augmentin, Ofloxacin, Septrin, Sparfloxacin, Spiramycin & Gentamycin?
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ive been tested and found that i have a staph infection the lower right side of my jaw what is best way to treat this aside from operation
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ive been tested and found that i have a staph infection the lower right side of my jaw which looks like a mumps...what is best way to treat this aside from operation.. my doctor prescribed me a levoprxacin and ciprofloxacin for one week but i havent felt any improvement. now im taking sambong leaves as prescribed by my faith healer.. is it effective for staph infection? ## @Jhe, Have you considered trying Tea tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) oil for your staph infection? From what I've read, Tea Tree oil is touted as one of the most powerful antibacterial essential oils, yet, at the same time is also considered to be very mild & safe. There's a study I found (linked below) that also demonstrates this oils ability to remove staph infections: ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7782258 Howev...
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CIP750MG
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WHAT IS THE DRUG USED FOR ## Ciprofloxacin (750 mg) is limited to the treatment of proven bacterial infections such as: -Urinary tract infections (not recommended as a first-line antibiotic) -Acute uncomplicated cystitis in females -Chronic bacterial prostatitis (not recommended as a first-line antibiotic choice) -Lower respiratory tract infections (not recommended as a first-line antibiotic choice) -Acute sinusitis (not recommended as a first-line antibiotic choice)[17] -Skin and skin structure infections -Bone and joint infections -Infectious diarrhea -Typhoid fever (enteric fever) caused by Salmonella typhi 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. ## would like...
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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...
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does ciprofloxacin treat boils
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Does cipro works for boils or abcess? ## Hello, Tony! How are you? It is an antibiotic, so it can be used to treat various types of bacterial infections, as deemed appropriate by your doctor. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with? ## That sums it up for me, really appreiciate the feedback. ## Are ciprofloxacin antibiotics good for larger boils? Can I also take other antibiotics for it?
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Ciprofloxacin & effects
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How long does it take to get Ciprofloxacin HCL out of your system if you took 2 pills a day for 10 days? 500mg ## Hello, Sallie! How are you? It may take about 2 weeks, once you finish your course of treatment, for things to return to normal. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Did you experience negative side effects from it? ## Hi my dear. Can I still enjoy intimacy while using cipro 500?
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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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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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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: (264 results)

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  • 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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