Ciplox Icaps Ointment

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Composition for Ciplox Icaps NA Ointment

Primarily used for

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Pregnancy
34.87
₹0.7/Ointment
50 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Ciplox Icaps Ointment

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Uses of Ciplox Icaps Ointment

Ciplox Icaps Ointment is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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How to use Ciplox Icaps Ointment

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Ciplox Icaps Ointment works

Ciplox icaps ointment is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ciplox Icaps Ointment

Expert advice for Ciplox Icaps Ointment

  • Consult a doctor if you notice first signs of a skin rash or any other allergic symptoms like red, raised, pale itch skin (urticarial hives), sudden swelling of face, throat or eyelids, breathing problems after starting treatment with the ciprofloxacin topical.
  • Tell your doctor if you are an elderly and using corticosteroids before using ciprofloxacin topical.
  • Prolonged use of ciprofloxacin topical may cause other infections, inform your doctor if your symptoms get worse or suddenly return.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after using ciprofloxacin eye drops as it may cause blurred vision.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to ciprofloxacin, other quinolones or any of its ingredients. 
  • Patients with ear and eye infection caused by fungus or virus.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ciplox Icaps Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ciplox Icaps Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Ciplox Icaps Ointment is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
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Driving
Ciplox Icaps Ointment may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Ciplox
Icaps Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ciplox Icaps NA Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Ciprofloxacin Topical

Q. Is ciprofloxacin topical safe/ banned?
Ciprofloxacin topical is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is ciprofloxacin topical sulfa based/ a penicillin?
No. Ciprofloxacin topical belong to a different group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones. It does not contain penicillin or sulpha.

Substitutes for Ciplox Icaps

No substitutes found for this medicine
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