Ciprofloxacin + Dexamethasone is a combination of two medicines: Ciprofloxacin + Dexamethasone1 and Ciprofloxacin + Dexamethasone2. Ciprofloxacin + Dexamethasone1 is an antibiotic which prevents bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria. This treats your infection. Ciprofloxacin + Dexamethasone2 is a steroid which blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that cause redness, swelling and itching.
Q. How long does Lucipro D Eye/Ear Drops takes to work?
Usually, Lucipro D Eye/Ear Drops starts working soon after applying it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.
Q. Can I stop taking Lucipro D Eye/Ear Drops when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Lucipro D Eye/Ear Drops and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Lucipro D Eye/Ear Drops?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 15th Sep 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.