Microflox

Microflox

ciprofloxacin

Manufacturer:

Micro Labs

Distributor:

Zizawa Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ciprofloxacin
Indications/Uses
UTI, enteric infections; bone & joint infections; STD, resp tract infections. Prophylaxis against infections in granulocytopenic patients.
Dosage/Direction for Use
250-750 mg bd. Gonorrhoea & prophylaxis of meningococcal meningitis 500 mg. Patients w/ renal impairment Dosage adjustment is required.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: May be taken w/ meals to minimize GI discomfort. Do not take w/ antacids, Fe or dairy products.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <15 yr.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ suspected CNS disorders eg, cerebral arteriosclerosis, epilepsy. Maintain adequate fluid intake during treatment. Crystalluria may occur in a neutral or alkaline pH. Concurrent administration of antacids, theophylline & probenecid in patients w/ renal impairment.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, skin reactions, CNS effects & renal, hematological & hepatic disorders, allergic reactions.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01MA02 - ciprofloxacin ; Belongs to the class of fluoroquinolones. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Microflox FC tab 250 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
Form
Microflox FC tab 500 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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