Ciprofex 500mg Tablet

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Kentreck Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Ciprofex 500mg Tablet

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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Kidney
59.5
₹5.95/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ciprofex Tablet

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Uses of Ciprofex Tablet

Ciprofex 500mg Tablet 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 Ciprofex Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ciprofex 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 Ciprofex 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Ciprofex 500mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Ciprofex Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Ciprofex Tablet

Expert advice for Ciprofex 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 Ciprofex 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 Ciprofex 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Ciprofex 500mg Tablet.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ciprofex 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
Ciprofex 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ciprofex 500mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Ciprofex 500mg Tablet 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.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Epsolin 50mg/2ml Injection, Ozip 2.5mg Tablet, Oliza 10mg Injection, Cipin 100mg 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 Ciprofex 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ciprofloxacin

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