Cifran Tablets

Cifran Tablets

ciprofloxacin

Manufacturer:

Ranbaxy

Distributor:

DKLL
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ciprofloxacin HCl monohydrate
Indications/Uses
Listed in Dosage.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Uncomplicated UTI, gastroenteritis 250 mg bid. Prostatitis, complicated UTI, enteric fever, ENT or gynaecological infections 500 mg bid. Lower resp tract, bone & joint infections 250-750 mg bid. Septicemia, bacteremia & intra-abdominal infections 500-750 mg bid. Gonorrhea 250 mg single dose.
Administration
Should be taken with food: Do not take w/ antacids, Fe or dairy products.
Contraindications
History of hypersensitivity. Childn <18 yr. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions
Phototoxicity may occur; avoid excessive sunlight. Epilepsy or history of CNS disorders. Renal impairment. Patient should be well hydrated.
Adverse Reactions
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain; pruritus, photosensitivity, vasculitis, skin rash or redness; dizziness, lightheadedness, insomnia, tremor, convulsions, paresthesia, irritability; acute renal failure secondary to interstitial nephritis; blurred vision, eosinophilia, leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, myalgia & gynecomastia.
Drug Interactions
Probenecid delays its excretion. Antacids may interfere w/ its absorption. Theophylline levels may be increased. Increased CNS effects w/ NSAIDs. Enhanced anticoagulant effect of warfarin.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01MA02 - ciprofloxacin ; Belongs to the class of fluoroquinolones. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Cifran Tablets FC tab 500 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
Form
Cifran Tablets FC tab 250 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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