Cipret 500mg Tablet

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Moxy Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Cipret 500mg Tablet

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₹6.16/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cipret Tablet

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Uses of Cipret Tablet

Cipret 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections and tuberculosis.
It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Cipret Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Cipret 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Cipret 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Cipret 500mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Cipret Tablet works

Cipret 500mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Cipret Tablet

Expert advice for Cipret Tablet

  • Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
  • Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
  • Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Cipret immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Cipret 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Cipret 500mg Tablet.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cipret 500mg Tablet 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
Cipret 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a 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.
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Driving
Cipret 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Cipret 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cipret 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Cipret 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Cipret 500mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Inform your doctor if you develop any signs of jaundice like yellowing of eyes and skin, itching, and clay colored stools while taking this medicine.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Gli 2mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ciprofloxacin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cipret 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ciprofloxacin

Cipret is not indicated for the treatment of streptococcal infection as it is not very active against this bacteria. Consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Can I take Cipret with pantoprazole?
Cipret can be taken with pantoprazole as no interactions have been reported. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with metronidazole?
Cipret can be taken with metronidazole as no interactions have been reported. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Yes, you can take Cipret with birth control pills. It does not affect birth control. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor in case you are taking birth control pills before taking any medicine.
Cipret is not a banned drug. It is available as a prescription medicine.
Cipret is not a penicillin. It belongs to a different group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones.
Cipret is a bactericidal (kills bacteria) agent. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones and acts by inhibiting bacterial DNA-gyrase.
Cipret is a relatively safe drug. However, it is not devoid of side effects and hence should only be taken if prescribed by a doctor in the appropriate dose, frequency, and duration as advised.
Cipret is not a cephalosporin. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones.
Q. Can I take Cipret with ibuprofen?
Use of Cipret with ibuprofen can increase the central nervous system side effects of Cipret. Consult your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with paracetamol?
Cipret is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with hydrocodone?
Cipret is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with hydrocodone. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with fluconazole?
Cipret and fluconazole, when taken together, can cause heart-related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with phenazopyridine?
Cipret is not known to have any clinically significant interaction with phenazopyridine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with omeprazole?
Omeprazole can slow the absorption of Cipret if taken together. So, the action of Cipret may get slow. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with hydroxyzine?
Cipret and hydroxyzine, when taken together, can cause heart-related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with azithromycin?
Cipret and azithromycin, when taken together, can cause heart related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
No, Cipret is not indicated in the treatment of yeast infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of yeast infection.
Cipret does not contain sulfur in its structure. However, history of any drug allergy should be discussed with the doctor prior to initiation of therapy.
Cipret is active against pseudomonas. But, acquired resistance (resistance after taking the antibiotic) is very common among the organism for the drug. Consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infection.
Q. Can I take Cipret with dextromethorphan?
Cipret is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with dextromethorphan. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with doxylamine?
Cipret is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with doxylamine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with amoxicillin?
Cipret is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with amoxicillin. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with pseudophedrine?
Cipret is not known to have any clinically meaningful interaction with pseudoephedrine. However, interactions can occur. Talk to your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Cipret with Tamsulosin?
Cipret and Tamsulosin are not known to have any clinically relevant drug interactions. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking both the medicines together.
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