Ciprofloxacin

CIPROVIB 500

COMPOSITION
Ciprofloxacin500MG
SPECIFICATION
FORMTABLET
PACKING 10×10
PACKING TYPEBLISTER
MRP370

DESCRIPTION

Ciprofloxacin is a broad-spectrum antimicrobial carboxyfluoroquinoline.The bactericidal action of ciprofloxacin results from inhibition of the enzymes topoisomerase II (DNA gyrase) and topoisomerase IV, which are required for bacterial DNA replication, transcription, repair, strand supercoiling repair, and recombination.

SIDE EFFECTS

For the treatment of the following infections caused by susceptible organisms: urinary tract infections, acute uncomplicated cystitis, chronic bacterial prostatitis, lower respiratory tract infections, acute sinusitis, skin and skin structure infections, bone and joint infections, complicated intra-abdominal infections (used in combination with metronidazole), infectious diarrhea, typhoid fever (enteric fever), uncomplicated cervical and urethral gonorrhea, and inhalational anthrax (post-exposure).

INDICATION

The major adverse effect seen with use of is gastrointestinal irritation, common with many antibiotics.