Cipro 250 mg Tablets
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PRESCRIPTION REQUIRED:
YES
Product type:
B
Active Ingredient(s):
ciprofloxacin
Strength:
250 mg
Pack Size:
100 tablet(s)
Product:
Cipro Tablets
Manufacturer:
Bayer

 

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Cipro (ciprofloxacin) - General Information

Cipro, also known by the name of its active ingredient "ciprofloxacin", is a highly effective antibiotic drug. It belongs to the quinolone antibiotic drug class. The drug is manufactured by Bayers Pharmaceuticals under the brand name Cipro 250, with type 1 of the drug having been approved by the FDA in 1987 and other types of the drug (type 2 and 3) in later years. Ciprofloxacin is prescribed for the treatment of particular types of bacterial infections including bone, joint, intra-abdominal, infectious diarrhea, respiratory tract infections, skin infections, typhoid fever, as well as urinary tract infections, among others. It is also used in certain infections as a supplementary to other antibiotics. It will not, however, effectively treat any viral infections such as common colds and flu.

Active ingredient

The main active ingredient in Cipro 250mg is the compound ciprofloxacin; an antibiotic agent belonging to the Fluoroquinolone class. Ciprofloxacin is broad-spectrum and is active against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. The antibiotic agent functions by obstructing DNA gyrase, as well as a topoisomerase type II and topoisomerase IV, necessary for the separation of bacterial DNA, thus preventing cell division.

Indication and Uses

Ciprofloxacin is indicated for the treatment of an extensive variety of infections; limited only to those caused by infectious bacteria. These include, but are not necessarily limited to the following bacterial infections:

  • infections of the bones and joints
  • endocarditis 
  • gastroenteritis
  • malignant otitis externa
  • respiratory tract infections
  • cellulitis
  • urinary tract infections
  • prostatitis
  • anthrax
  • chancroid

Ciprofloxacin is NOT measured as a first-line antibiotic agent for certain uses; these indications include:

  • acute sinusitis
  • lower respiratory tract infections
  • uncomplicated gonorrhea

Various key medical societies have appointed Ciprofloxacin a significant role in respective treatment guidelines for treating severe infections. This is especially true for those infections potentially caused by Gram-negative bacteria, including Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

Ciprofloxacin likewise features highly in treatment guidelines for other acute infections, including:

  • Pyelonephritis
  • complicated or hospital-acquired urinary tract infection
  • acute or chronic prostatitis
  • particular types of endocarditis
  • some skin infections
  • prosthetic joint infections

Generic and Brand medication names

The medication in this page: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) 250 mg pill is manufactured and supplied by Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc. can be identified with the imprint "CIPRO 250" on its white, round surface.

Ciprofloxacin generic is currently manufactured and supplied by 77 companies worldwide. There are also various types of the drug which includes but is not limited to; tablet, syrup, ointment, liquid or injection.

 

How should you take Cipro 250 mg?

Cipro (ciprofloxacin) should be taken by mouth with a glass of water. Carefully read and follow the instructions provided on the prescription tag. The medicine should be taken at regular intervals and not more often than prescribed. It is important that you take the full course of this antibiotic agent as prescribed, even if symptoms subside.

Ciprofloxacin 250mg can be taken with food or on an empty stomach. It can also be taken with meals containingg dairy or calcium, but should not be taken alone with dairy products such as milk, yogurt or calcium-fortified juice.

The pharmacist will provide you with a special MedGuide with every prescription and refill. Carefully read this info each time.

Side Effects

Severe Side Effects

 

The side effects listed below are very serious and should be attended to by a doctor or medical professional urgently:

  • allergic reactions; rash on the skin, itching and/or hives, swollen face, lips, and/or tongue
  • problems with breathing
  • confusion or disorientation, nightmares and/or hallucinations
  • feeling of faintness or lightheadedness, falling
  • irregular heartbeat
  • painful or swollen joints, muscles or tendons
  • painful or difficult urination
  • persistent headache that may or may not be accompanied by blurry vision
  • skin that has redness, blistering, or is peeling or loosening, as well as inside the mouth
  • seizure
  • pain, numbness, tingling, burning or weakness that is unusual

COMMON SIDE EFFECTS

The following listed side effects are most common and typically do not necessitate medical attention:

  • diarrhea
  • nausea or stomach distress
  • white patches and/or oral sores
  • If any of these symptoms persist or become worse and/or severe over time, do consult with your doctor or medical professional.
  • Contraindications and Special precautions

Before commencing on a course of this antibiotic medication, notify your doctor if you have any of the conditions listed below:

  • bone complications
  • cerebral disease
  • A known history of low-levels of potassium
  • Problems with joints
  • Heartbeat that is irregular
  • Disease of the kidneys
  • myasthenia gravis
  • seizures or convulsions
  • problematic tendons
  • nerve disorders such as tingling of the fingers or toes, among other signs symptoms
  • allergic reaction to ciprofloxacin, any other antibiotics or medicines, foods, dyes, and/or preservatives
  • pregnancy or trying to conceive
  • breastfeeding

 

Diarrhea that presents as a side effect of ciprofloxacin should not be treated with over the counter products. If your diarrhea lasts more than 2 days or is severe and/or watery, you should consult with your doctor.

Ciprofloxacin may cause you to become drowsy or dizzy. Driving, using machinery, or doing any activities that require mental alertness should be avoided completely until you are fully aware of the actual effect that this medication has on you.

To avoid dizziness or fainting spells, avoid standing or sitting up quickly; this is especially true for older patients.

Keep out of the sun as ciprofloxacin could cause you to be extraordinarily sensitive to the sun. If, however, avoiding the sun is not an option for you then it is advisable that you wear clothing that is protective such as hats and long-sleeved shirts, as well as using sunscreen. Using sun lamps or tanning beds/booths should be avoided while on a course of ciprofloxacin antibiotics.

Avoid taking medicines, vitamins and supplements including calcium, magnesium, antacids, aluminum, iron, and zinc products for about 6 hours before and 2 hours after taking a dose of ciprofloxacin.

Cipro (ciprofloxacin) interactions

 

Ciprofloxacin may interact with any of the following medications:

  • cisapride
  • droperidol
  • terfenadine
  • tizanidine

Ciprofloxacin may also interact with the following medications:

  • birth control pills
  • antacids
  • cyclosporin
  • caffeine
  • didanosine (ddI) buffered tablets or powder
  • diabetes medicines
  • inflammation medication such as ibuprofen or naproxen
  • methotrexate
  • multivitamins
  • omeprazole
  • probenecid
  • phenytoin
  • sucralfate
  • theophylline
  • warfarin

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is it?

Ciprofloxacin is a quinolone-class antibiotic agent. It is used to treat particular types of bacterial infections including bone and joint infections, gut infections, particular types of infectious diarrhea, infections of the respiratory tract, skin infection, typhoid fever, and infections of the urinary tract, among other types of infections.

How does ciprofloxacin work?

Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic that acts against a broad range of disease-causing bacteria. Ciprofloxacin is active against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It inhibits DNA gyrase, and a type II topoisomerase, topoisomerase IV, necessary to separate bacterial DNA, thereby obstructing cell division.

How to store

Keep ciprofloxacin out of reach of children.

Store at room temperature below 30degrees C. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.

 

How and when to take it?

Cipro (ciprofloxacin) ought to be taken by mouth with a glass of water. Carefully read and follow the instructions provided on the prescription ticket.

What if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of ciprofloxacin, you should take it as soon as you can. In case the time for your next dose is closely approaching, then you should take only that dose and “miss” your closest next dose. Do not take a double dose to compensate for a missed dose.

 


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