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General Information on Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole

Generic Name : Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole

Pronunciation : sip-roe-FLOKS-asin,tin-i-da-ZOLE

Latest prescription information about Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y41.8 | Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Infectives

Why is Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole Prescribed? (Indications)

This combination medication contains antibacterial and antidiarrheal agents, prescribed for susceptible infections.  

When should Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with blood dyscrasis and hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole?

Adult: PO- As tab containing ciprofloxacin (mg)/tinidazole (mg): 500/600, 250/300. Usually 1 tab twice daily for 5-10 days.

How should Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth on an empty stomach.

What are the warnings and precautions for Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole?

• It should not be used in children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney impairment and epilepsy.

• Drink adequate water during the treatment.

What are the side effects of Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole?

Nausea, headache, vomiting, fatigue, abdominal pain, depression, dyspepsia, constipation, dry mouth, sometimes diarrhea, metallic taste, hives, redness and rashes.

What are the other precautions for Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole?

Store it at room temperature and in an airtight container.

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Mary18, Ghana

I took in ciprolex tz about a week ago and just found out that i am three weeks pregnant. I was experiencing abdominal pains during the treatment and associated it with the side effects. Now I don't know what will happen to my unborn baby because i am still experiencing mild abdominal pains. What can i do?

reddest, Australia

Dear Sir,

How best should a breastfeeding child [say 6 months old] be treated if the child becomes ill (weak, watery stool, sweating) if the mother, while on tinidazole, has insusceptibly brestfed the little one?

red

kenkaters84, Nigeria

Dear Sir, please i need help from you, can u provide me with a safety study reports for vitamin K3 injection to show the efficacy and effectiveness of the use of the sample for it therapeutic indications. Please you can help me to forward the soft copies to this E-mail address. chatwithken2003@yahoo.com or Kenneth.ofonedu@yahoo.com thanks for your urgent attention

helenghm, Egypt

Dir / sir
i am interesting to your product Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole Tabs
please support me with scientific document about :-
1-safety & side effect of this combination (ciprofloxacin 500mg +tinidazole 600mg) + references
2- contraindication of this combination (ciprofloxacin 500mg +tinidazole 600mg) + references
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4- dose of this combination (ciprofloxacin 500mg +tinidazole 600mg) + references
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mundia, Zambia

i was taking ciprofloxacin and tinidazole tablets while menstruating for bloating and shortness of breath, a week later i experienced movements in my stomach with visible beats then the following day my menstrual period was back and i have been menstruating for two days now. has something gone wrong or it's due to this medicine?

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