Ciprofloxacin 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).
Cifoxin Products side effects
Side Effects of Cifoxin are Vomiting, Stomach pain, Nausea, Diarrhea.
Cifoxin 750mg Capsule 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 Cifoxin 750mg Capsule cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Cifoxin 750mg Capsule 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 Cifoxin 750mg Capsule when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Cifoxin 750mg Capsule 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 Cifoxin 750mg Capsule increase the risk of muscle damage?
Yes, use of Cifoxin 750mg Capsule 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 Cifoxin 750mg Capsule. Inform your doctor if you feel any kind of muscle pain while using this medicine.
Q. Can I take Cifoxin 750mg Capsule with paracetamol?
Cifoxin 750mg Capsule 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 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.