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Cipro (Ciprofloxacin) is a good and cheap antibiotic to treat many types of bacterial infections. However, you have to reduce your caffeine intake, and have to protect yourself from the sun.
- (20) 500mg tablet
- Cost for (20) 500mg tablets of Cipro (Ciprofloxacin) at pharmacies
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- Available in generic.
- Available in different forms: tablet, capsule, and suspension.
- Used to treat many types of bacterial infections.
- Less resistance seen in bacteria to this antibiotic. Your doctor may run tests to see which antibiotics will kill the bacteria causing your infection.
- Must be used with caution in people over 60 years of age, or who have had either an organ transplant or on long-term steroid use due to possible tendon rupture.
- If you have caffeine while on Ciprofloxacin, you may noticed increased effects of the caffeine.
- Ciprofloxacin can make your skin more sensitive to the sun.
- Can't be used if you've ever had myasthenia gravis.
- Can cause diarrhea.
Side effect rates for Cipro (Ciprofloxacin)
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- Higher risk if:
- › Over 60 years of age
- › On long-term steroid use
- › Heart, kidney, or lung transplant
If you notice redness/inflammation, pain or swelling in your joints or muscles, especially in the Achilles tendon, contact your doctor immediately.
This is a black box warning. The FDA requires this warning when there is a significant risk of serious or life-threatening effects that anyone taking the drug should consider.
Common concerns from people taking Cipro (Ciprofloxacin)Final section. Do you want to return to drug navigation?
- Don't take it! It caused acute renal failure after only 3 doses. I caught it fast enough that the damage was reversible but still something not to mess with
- If you notice pain in your Achilles tendons, contact your doctor.
- If you notice redness/inflammation, pain or swelling in your joints or muscles, especially in the Achilles tendon, contact your doctor immediately.
- Talk to your doctor immediately if you start to feel burning, tingling, numbness, pain or you can't tolerate heat or cold. This could be a sign of nerve damage and it can happen as soon as you start taking the medication and may not go away if you stop it.
- Gave me anxiety attacks, low blood sugar, wrist pain, rapid heart beat, insomnia, and popping sounds in different parts of my body. After 3 days, I never felt like I was getting better, only worse. I'm never taking it again.