Medicine Overview of Ciproxin 250mg tablet
Uses of Ciproxin
Ciproxin is used in respiratory(lung) tract infections, skin, and soft tissue infections. Stomach infections, UTI (urinary tract infections), otitis media (an inflammatory disease in ear), sinusitis (inflammation of sinus), gonococcal urethritis (inflammation of the urethra due to a sexually transmitted disease) and cervicitis (inflammation of lower end of uterus), pelvic inflammatory disease (disease of female reproductive organ), malignant external otitis (disease of the ear), and prophylaxis (prevention) of infection in neutropenic patients (low levels of white blood cells).
Side effects of Ciproxin
Patients using Ciproxin may at times experience corneal thinning, cataract, fungal infection of eye and rise in intraocular (eye) pressure. If you experience any of these symptoms for a long period of time, consult your doctor immediately.
When not to use Ciproxin
Ciproxin should not be used in patients with viral, fungal or tuberculous infections.
How Ciproxin works
Ciprofloxacin stops the bacteria from producing its DNA, thereby causing bacterial cell death.
Research suggests that Ciproxin should not be used by pregnant women.
Research suggests that Ciproxin should not be used by women who are breastfeeding.
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- nausea 3
- diarrhea 2
- allergic reaction 1
- None 5
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With or without food
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