Ciprozen Ointment

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Composition for Ciprozen 0.3% w/w Ointment

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₹1.24/Ointment
5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Ciprozen Ointment

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Uses of Ciprozen Ointment

Ciprozen Ointment 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 Ciprozen Ointment

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Ciprozen Ointment

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Ciprozen Ointment works

Ciprozen ointment is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Ciprozen Ointment

Expert advice for Ciprozen Ointment

  • 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 Ciprozen 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 Ciprozen Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ciprozen Ointment 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
Ciprozen Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Ciprozen Ointment may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Ciprozen Ointment should be used with caution in patients wi
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ciprozen Ointment may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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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 Ciprozen 0.3% w/w Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Ciprofloxacin

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

No substitutes found for this medicine
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