Information about 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, warnings and its storage instructions . Also listed are the Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y41.8
Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Infectives
Trade Names/Brand Names of Ciprofloxacin and Tinidazole
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 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.