Ciprofloxacin 250 MG Tablet

Manufactured by Blue Cross Laboratories Ltd.
Composition: Ciprofloxacin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Ciprofloxacin 250 MG Tablet is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections such as Bronchitis, Pneumonia, Gonococcal infection and certain types of infectious diarrhea. This medicine can also be used to treat urinary tract infections, plague and anthrax. Caution is advised while using this medicine in the elderly population since it may increase the risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Ciprofloxacin 250 MG Tablet

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 to 2 hours of administration of the dose.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 12 to 20 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

Use of this medicine is not recommended in pregnant women. Use only if clearly needed under the supervision of the doctor.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. The risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Ciprofloxacin 250 MG Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ciprofloxacin 250 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Cipract 250 MG TabletRanbaxy Laboratories Ltd.
Zucipro 250 MG TabletZuventus Healthcare Ltd.
Ceplox 250 mg TabletSun Pharma Laboratories Ltd.

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