Generic Cipro Reviews
Manufacturer: Ranbaxy / Piramal
Generic Cipro is a drug which is used for killing bacteria or stopping their growth. The main aim of this drug is to treat different infections, but if you have a flu, cold or something similar - it will not work. The active ingredient is Ciprofloxacin 250mg. Generic Cipro is similar to other fluoroquinolones due to antimicrobial spectrum of action, but...
Generic Cipro is a generic drug which is used for killing bacteria or stopping their growth. The main aim of this drug is to treat different infections (for example: skin, urinary, gastrointestinal or bone infections). If you have a flu, cold or something similar – it will not work. The active ingredient is Ciprofloxacin, which is also available in 500/750/1000mg. The Manufacturer is Alembia / Ranbaxy. It is an American pharma company and is situated in Florida.
Generic Cipro is similar to other fluoroquinolones due to antimicrobial spectrum of action, but it has a relatively high activity. It is more active than norfloxacin in about 3-8 times. It is absorbed well by taking on an empty stomach. The effect occurs in 1-2 hours after ingestion or in 30 minutes after intravenous induction. Generic Cipro penetrates well into the organs and tissues, passes the blood-brain barrier. About 40% of the drug egests by urinary way. Similar drug to generic Cipro by its action is generic Amoxil 250mg.
The drug is highly effective for urinary tract infections. After ingestion it quickly gets into the kidneys, has a bactericidal effect on Pseudomonasaeruginosa (dominant pathogen activator by complicated urinary tract infections). The drug is advised for the treatment of infections in patients with cancer.
Generic Cipro may interact with following:
- drugs for inflammation, diabetes.
If you have one of these health problems or conditions: liver, kidney disease, pregnant, allergic reaction to ciprofloxacin, heart condition– tell to your doctor before you start to take Generic Cipro.
Side effects you need pay attention to and require medical attention: confusion, irregular heartbeat, allergic reactions, nightmares, muscle pain, unusual pain, redness, loosening of the skin, seizure.
Side effects that do not require medical attention: white patches, stomach upset, diarrhea.
You can find another similar medicine by its action sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim on our website.