Ciprodac 500mg Ciprofloxacin Oral tablets Wockhardt
Ciprodac , Price per 1 tablet
Ciprofloxacin hydrochloride is a broad spectrum antibacterial substance and oral administration. It belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones, with which it shares most of its properties and medical applications.
This medicine is indicated in the infections caused by bacteria sensitive to its action, especially:
Urinary tract infection, including pyelonephritis and other infections of the urinary tract, acute or chronic prostatitis.
Respiratory tract infections pneumonia, sinusitis, chronic and acute bronchitis, and exacerbations of the chronic bronchitis
Bone and joint infections: Osteomyelitis, osteoarthritis
Complicated infections of the abdominal cavity : Used in conjunction with other antimicrobial
Severe diarrhea: When indicated antibacterial drug treatment.
Sexually transmitted diseases: Gonorrhea in man and woman
Preventive treatment after exposure to Anthrax by inhalation
Indication for children: Complicated urinary tract infection. Only in very selected cases
The use in children under 18 should be considered exceptional, given the high risk of serious side effects, especially those related to the growth plate of long bones.
Delayed release dosage forms of ciprofloxacin are indicated only in urinary tract infections
Medizzine recommends consulting your doctor if you are unsure (or you do not know) why you have been given ciprofloxacin.
Other ingredients of available commercial presentations:
Besides the active ingredient ciprofloxacin, tablets contain microcrystalline cellulose, corn starch, insoluble povidone, colloidal silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate, hydroxypropylmethylcellulose 2910, macrogol 4000, and titanium dioxide.
Do not use ciprofloxacin
If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to ciprofloxacin or any of the other ingredients of the medicinal product prescribed to you. If you think may be allergic, ask your doctor.
Allergy symptoms may include:
- Asthma attacks with shortness of breath, audible wheezing or rapid breathing.
- More or less sudden swelling of the face, lips, tongue or elsewhere in the body. It is especially critical if it affects the vocal cords.
- Hives, itching, rash
- Anaphylactic shock (loss of consciousness, paleness, sweating, etc.).
Nor you should take this medicine:
If you suffer pain or inflammation of some sort in the calf area, paying particular attention to the Achilles' tendon. If this occurs, discontinue treatment, remain in complete rest and immediately tell your doctor.
If you have any alteration in the function of the kidneys, as your doctor will adjust the dose of ciprofloxacin.