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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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 ...
Updated 4 days ago.
 
white oblong pill 127 R
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What is the name of the white tablet, oblong in shape, imprinted with the # 127 on one side and the letter R on the other? What is this drug prescribed for, and its usage? Thank you. ## This tablet is manufactured by Dr. Reddy's Laboratories and they list it as containing 500mgs of Ciprofloxacin, which is an antibiotic that is used to treat various types of bacterial infections. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this antibiotic as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 16 days ago.
 
ciprofloxacin hcl750 mg rx711what it looks like
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i need to make sure what the pills look likeits name is ciprofloxacin hcl 750 mg with rx711 on them i want to make sure the are in the right bottle ## The ciprofloxacin i got is white long pill with CR500 on it.I got them at Walgreens. ## I have cipro for bladder infection it is red capsule with Teva 3147 on it. Is this cipro or something else ## The tablet with the RX 711 marking should be oblong and white. (750mgs) The tablet with the CR 500 on it should also have an arrow on the opposite, oblong and white. (500mgs) Ellen, that capsule is listed by Teva as containing 500mgs of Cephalexin, so it is a different antibiotic. The FDA lists the typical antibiotic side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. Was that the medication you...
Updated 22 days ago.
 
CIPROFLOXACINHCL
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WHITE OVAL SHAPED TABLET R ON FRONT 127 ON BACK ## This pill is 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. ## Can I please ask I'm using these tables I'm a guy I got them from the clinic last week Thursday they told me I have an infection and since I'm sung these tablets I drink to much worter I don't knw why and Go to the toilet a lot (pee) is that what suppose to heppen and how long must I use it because they checked my urine then gave me these tablets ## I went to see a Doctor today He prescribed ciploxx 500 but the reason He said its something on my U...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
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 1 month ago.
 
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...
Updated 2 months ago.
 
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 2 months 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...
Updated 2 months 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 2 months 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 2 months ago.
 

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: (282 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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