Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/ear Drops

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops

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Pregnancy
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Kidney
8.25
10 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Ciprocin Eye/Ear Drops

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Uses of Ciprocin Eye/Ear Drops

Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/ear Drops is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections and tuberculosis (TB).
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 Ciprocin Eye/Ear Drops

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ciprocin Eye/Ear Drops

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Ciprocin Eye/Ear Drops works

Ciprocin 0.3% w/v eye/ear drops is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ciprocin Eye/Ear Drops

Expert advice for Ciprocin Eye/Ear Drops

  • 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 Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/ear Drops
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/ear Drops 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
Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/ear Drops is probably safe to use duri
ng lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/ear Drops may make you feel dizzy, sle
epy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/ear Drops is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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 Ciprocin 0.3% w/v Eye/Ear Drops

Frequently asked questions for Ciprofloxacin

Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with pantoprazole?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with metronidazole?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin 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.
Ciprocin is not a banned drug. It is available as a prescription medicine.
Ciprocin is not a penicillin. It belongs to a different group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones.
Ciprocin is a bactericidal (kills bacteria) agent. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones and acts by inhibiting bacterial DNA-gyrase.
Ciprocin 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.
Ciprocin is not a cephalosporin. It belongs to a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones.
Q. Can I take Ciprocin with ibuprofen?
Use of Ciprocin with ibuprofen can increase the central nervous system side effects of Ciprocin. Consult your doctor before using both the medicines together.
Q. Can I take Ciprocin with paracetamol?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with hydrocodone?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with fluconazole?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with phenazopyridine?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with omeprazole?
Omeprazole can slow the absorption of Ciprocin if taken together. So, the action of Ciprocin may get slow. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
Q. Can I take Ciprocin with hydroxyzine?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with azithromycin?
Ciprocin and azithromycin, when taken together, can cause heart related side effects. Talk to your doctor before taking both the drugs together.
No, Ciprocin is not indicated in the treatment of yeast infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for the treatment of yeast infection.
Ciprocin does not contain sulfur in its structure. However, history of any drug allergy should be discussed with the doctor prior to initiation of therapy.
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with dextromethorphan?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with doxylamine?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with amoxicillin?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with pseudophedrine?
Ciprocin 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 Ciprocin with Tamsulosin?
Ciprocin 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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