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Ciplox TZ Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Ciplox TZ Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics that effectively treats gynecological infections, lung infections, urinary infections, and gastrointestinal infections such as acute diarrhea or dysentery. It treats the infection by killing the microorganisms.

Ciplox TZ Tablet is a prescription medicine that can be taken with or without food. Take the medicine in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. The treatment must be completed even if you feel better.

Ciplox TZ Tablet may lead to some side effects such as nausea, dryness of mouth, stomach upset, etc. To overcome any such side effects, it is advised to eat a healthy balanced diet and drink plenty of fluid. If any of the side effects get aggravated, contact your doctor immediately. In cases of severe liver or kidney disease it is advised to consult your doctor before you start with the treatment. It is strictly advised not to drive or operate heavy machinery while you are on the treatment.

Uses of Ciplox TZ Tablet

Ciplox TZ Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Metallic taste
  • Headache

How to use Ciplox TZ Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ciplox TZ Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Ciplox TZ Tablet works

Ciplox TZ Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics: Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole. Ciprofloxacin works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria. Tinidazole kills parasites and anaerobic bacteria that cause infections by damaging their DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

Ciplox TZ Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Consuming alcohol while taking Ciplox TZ Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heart beat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure (Disulfiram reaction).
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Ciplox TZ Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ciplox TZ Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Baby should be closely monitored for development of fever, loss of appetite and diarrhea. In case, any of the above happens please inform your doctor immediately.
Driving
UNSAFE
Ciplox TZ Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Ciplox TZ Tablet may make you feel drowsy or gives you problems with coordination or sensation (e.g. numbness or weakness). This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ciplox TZ Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ciplox TZ Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ciplox TZ Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ciplox TZ Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed this combination medicine for the treatment of diarrhea and dysentery.
  • Diarrhea can cause dehydration. Drink plenty of fluids to help rehydrate you. 
  • Consult your doctor if your diarrhea lasts for more than 48 hours.
  • Do not use Ciplox TZ Tablet if you have blood in your stool or if you are severely constipated.
  • It may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Ciplox TZ Tablet as it may irritate your stomach and also cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ciplox TZ

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Ciplox-tz after or before food
Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
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take it after meals to minimize abdominal upset
Stomach upset and diahrea from yesterday evening 7 to 8times need tablet details please
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Ciplox TZ twice daily for 5days lots of fluids
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FAQs

Q. What is Ciplox TZ?

Ciplox TZ is a combination of two medicines: Tinidazole and Ciprofloxacin. They work by killing the harmful microorganisms that can cause infection. Together they help to treat the infection more effectively.

Q. Is it safe to use Ciplox TZ?

Ciplox TZ is safe for most of the patients. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, dizziness, headache, dryness in the mouth, metallic taste, heartburn and other uncommon or rare side effects. If you experience any problem due to the medication, inform your doctor as soon as possible.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Ciplox TZ?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Ciplox TZ when I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Ciplox TZ and complete the full course of treatment even if you are feeling better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.

Q. What if I miss my dose?

Take Ciplox TZ as soon as you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.
Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. MedIndia. Ciprofloxacin+Tinidazole. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. North Harrow, Middlesex: Accord Healthcare Limited; 2016. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Tinidazole. Sandwich, Kent: Pfizer Limited; 2006 [revised Jun. 2016]. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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Cipla House, Peninsula Business Park, Ganpatrao Kadam Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai-400013
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