Ciprobid 500 Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Ciprobid Tablet

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

Ciprobid Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

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

How Ciprobid Tablet works

Ciprobid 500 Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by stopping the action of a bacterial enzyme called DNA-gyrase. This prevents the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing them.

Ciprobid Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Ciprobid 500 Tablet.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ciprobid 500 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.
Lactation
Ciprobid 500 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.
Driving
Ciprobid 500 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ciprobid 500 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ciprobid 500 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Ciprobid 500 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ciprobid 500 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.

What if you miss a dose of Ciprobid Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Ciprobid 500 Tablet, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Ciprobid 500 Tablet to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Ciprobid 500 Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Ciprobid with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ciprobid

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I am having diarrhoea since yesterday also have a sore throat and fever. Have been advised Flagyl 400 and Ciprobid 500 for 5 days. Is this ok? Can I also take crocin for the fever to subside?
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Take ors and continue medications as advisedDrink ORS, put 1 sachet in 1 litre of water, then drink it over 4 hours or depending upon the intensity, the recommendation is after every episode of loose motion or vomiting, take 1 glass of ORS. Give rest to your bowels,don?t eat anything except ors untill u feel hunger pangs. Start with liquid diet like tea etc then move to light semi solid diet like khichdi in small quantity, if tolerable you can take your routine meal. Wash your hands frequently, particularly before handling food.Apply cold sponges over face,forehead to bring down body temperature. Take tab dolo 650 every 8 hours for 3 days. Get extra rest, drink plenty of fluids.
Can I take fixime 200 antibiotic for cold and dry cough.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
u shouldn't take antibiotics without prescription, for simple cold n cough take syp corex-Dx 1 tsf tid, for cold DO STEAM INHALAION TWICE DAILY, WARM SALINE GARGLES, AVOID EXPOSURE TO COLD,TAKE REST tab levocet 1 tab bd for 5 days, take healthy diet to boost ur immunity comprising of proteins, vitamins particularly vit C, take plenty of fluids if not better in 3 days consult physician hope this helps, antibiotics are reserved only for bacterial infections , most cold like illnesses are viral so no need of antibiotics
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FAQs

Q. Is Ciprobid safe?

Ciprobid 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.

Q. Can the use of Ciprobid cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Ciprobid can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. Can I stop taking Ciprobid when I feel better?

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

Q. Can the use of Ciprobid increase the risk of muscle damage?

Yes, use of Ciprobid is known to increase the risk of muscle damage, commonly in the ankle (achilies tendon). Muscle damage can happen in people of all ages who take Ciprobid. Inform your doctor if you feel any kind of muscle pain while using this medicine.

Q. Can I take Ciprobid with paracetamol?

Ciprobid 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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 13th Dec 2018.
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