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Cipro (ciprofloxacin brand name) is the antibiotic of the fluoroquinolones group. It is prescribed for the treatment of bacterial infections, caused by different bacteria and microorganisms.
The maximum concentration of ciprofloxacin in blood plasma is observed within 1-2 hours after the intake and through 30 mines after intravenous introduction. An effective half-life (the time which takes half of a used dose of a drug to be withdrawn from a body) is about 4 hours. Ciprofloxacin penetrates into organs and tissues very good, passes through a blood-brain barrier (a barrier between blood and brain tissue).
Antibiotic Cipro is used to treat respiratory infections, skin, and soft tissues, bones, and joints, gastrointestinal tract infections, including the infection contaminations caused by salmonella, campylobacteria and other causative agents; gonococcus infections, meningitis, postoperative infectious complications, sepsis, and other proinflammatory processes.
The drug is highly effective to treat infection contaminations of urinary tracts. Cipro quickly penetrates into kidney tissues, but it takes much time for it to be withdrawn. This fact is very important, making Cipro a very effective to fight bacteria, especially Pseudomonasaeruginosa (the predominant causative agent at the complicated infection contaminations of urinary tracts).
What Does Ciprofloxacin Treat?
Cipro 500mg is prescribed to the adult patients with uncomplicated and complicated infections, caused by the ciprofloxacin-sensitive pathogens. It is also recommended for the treatment of the lower respiratory tract infections, caused by the gram-negative organisms (COPD exacerbation, pneumonia, bronchopulmonary infections in patients with mucoviscidosis). It is effective in case of the middle ear or sinuses infections and eye infections.
Cipro is used for the treatment of the abdominal infection, for the treatment of the bacterial infections of the gastrointestinal tract, gallbladder and biliary, and for the peritonitis treatment. It is effective against the kidney and urinary tract infections, and pelvic infections, such as gonorrhea, adnexitis or prostatitis. Cipro treats the infections of the skin and soft tissue, as well as the bone and joint infections.
It is also used in the case of sepsis and preventive and direct treatment of infections in immunocompromised patients. The drug can also be recommended for the selective decontamination of the bowel in patients following immunosuppressive treatment.
As for the Cipro treatment of children and teenagers, it is recommended in case of bronchopulmonary infections, in young patients with mucoviscidosis. The drug is also prescribed to patients with complicated urinary tract infections and pyelonephritis. Cipro 500mg is recommended as to the adult patients as to the children for the anthrax prevention or reduction of anthrax progression after the contact with Bacillus anthracis.
Cipro 500mg is not recommended for the intake to the patients with hypersensitivity to the ciprofloxacin or any other drug component, as well as for the other drugs of the fluoroquinolones group. Cipro treatment cannot be combined with the ciprofloxacin or tizanidine intake due to the clinically significant side effects (such as arterial hypotension and drowsiness), caused by the increase of tizanidine concentration in the blood. Cipro shouldn’t also be prescribed to the pregnant women and to the nursing mothers. As the other antibiotics Cipro is not recommended for the intake without a doctor’s prescription.
Do not use Cipro without doctor consultation. Avoid crushing the tablet, swallow the whole pill with a glass of water. You can take it during your meal or after. Doctors usually recommend to dring plenty of water during the treatment with this antibiotic. Dairy products may have an adverse effect on the effectiveness of Cipro. That is why avoid using too many dairy products and milk during your treatment.
The daily dose of Cipro recommended to adult patients is 500mg for 1 or 2 administrations. If necessary the dose of 500mg twice for 24 hours can be prescribed. In the case of rheumatoid arthritis, the total daily dose of 250-500 mg for two intakes is recommended. For the aged patients or patients with moderately compromised liver function, it is better to start the Cipro treatment with the minimum recommended dose.
Hypersensitivity to holonym, epilepsy is main contraindications to using Cipro antibiotic. The drug is not prescribed to pregnant women, feeding women, children and teenagers until 15 years. It is not recommended to take ciprofloxacin simultaneously with agents, which reduce the acidity of a stomach (including those with alkaline water) in order to avoid decreasing efficiency.
Cipro Side Effects
Cipro side effects are very rare. There can be allergic reactions (dermal itch, eruption) are observed in separate cases; swallowing of face vocal chords is also possible; anorexia (absence of appetite), abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea; sleep disturbances, headache, sense of disturbing, general oppression can be several other Cipro side effects. The scent and taste sense disorders may be observed in rare instances.
It is not recommended to use Ciprofloxacin with Didanosine, which can make Ciprofloxacin absorption rate to decrease. Simultaneous intake of Ciprofloxacin and Theophylline can result in Theophylline strengthening in a blood plasma, which leads to an extension of an effective half-life of Theophylline and increasing the risk of toxic action development, connected with Theophylline.
You should also take Cipro antibiotic together with drugs containing ions of aluminum, zinc, iron or magnesium, which can cause a lower absorption of Ciprofloxacin.
What Is A Generic For Cipro?
Generic Cipro is the broad-spectrum synthetic antibacterial drug of the fluoroquinolones class. It has the bactericidal action provided by the inhibition of the DNA-gyrase enzyme of bacteria with the breach of DNA synthesis and prevention of microorganisms growth and proliferation. It has the fast and powerful bactericidal action against the microorganisms as being in the phase of reproduction, as being in the resting phase. It is very effective against almost all of the gram-negative and gram-positive pathogens. It also has a powerful effect against the bacteria, producing beta-lactamase. Cipro proves to be very effective in the treatment of infections caused by the microorganisms, resistant to the most part of antibiotics, and sulfanilamide and nitrofuran containing preparations. In some cases, Cipro can be prescribed as the drug, effective against the strains of microorganisms, resistant to other drugs of the fluoroquinolones class.
How Much Does Cipro Cost?
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