Rindoflox

Rindoflox

ciprofloxacin

Manufacturer:

Yarindo Farmatama
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ciprofloxacin HCl
Indications/Uses
Lower resp tract, skin & soft tissue, bone & joint, urinary tract, GIT infections. Urethritis & cervicitis; gonorrhoea.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult UTI Mild/moderate: 250 mg 2 times daily. Severe: 500 mg 2 times daily. Resp tract, bone, joint, skin & soft tissue infections Mild/moderate: 500 mg 2 times daily. Severe: 750 mg 2 times daily. GIT infections 500 mg 2 times daily. Acute gonorrhoea 250 mg as a single dose. Acute osteomyelitis Dosage should be ≥750 mg 2 times daily. Acute infections Duration of treatment: 5-10 days. Treatment should be continued at least 2 days after the clinical symptoms subside.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be taken w/ meals to minimise GI discomfort. Do not take w/ antacids, Fe or dairy products. Ensure adequate fluid intake. 
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to ciprofloxacin or other quinolones. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn & adolescent before the end of growth period.
Special Precautions
CNS disorders; impaired renal function; excessive dosage. Treatment should be discontinued if skin rash or other hypersensitivity reactions occur. Avoid excessive light exposure. May impair abil­ity to drive or operate machinery. Renal & hepatic function & haematopoietic system should be monitored periodically in long-term use.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, pseudomembranous colitis (rare), CNS disorders, skin/hypersensitivity reactions. Temporary increase of BUN & creatinine serum, kidney failure, crystalluria, nephritis, arthralgia, myalgia, eosinophilia, leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, temporary increase of hepatic enzymes (especially in patients w/ a history of hepatic damage).
Drug Interactions
Antacids, theophylline, probenecid, clindamycin, metronidazole.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01MA02 - ciprofloxacin ; Belongs to the class of fluoroquinolones. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Rindoflox FC caplet 500 mg
Packing/Price
5 × 10's
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