Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

  • Manufacturer : Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
  • Composition : Ciprofloxacin 1000mg
  • Generally Prescribed For : Bacterial Infections (Respiratory; Urinary Tract Infections)
  • Estimated Price : 84.65 For 5 Tablets Strip

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Uses of Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections (Respiratory, Urinary Tract Infections)

Side effects of Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

The most common side effects of Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER are - Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Dryness In Mouth, Altered Taste, Abdominal Pain, Agitation, Anxiety, Fever, Constipation, Allergic Reaction, Impaired Concentration, Sweating, Headache

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

Do not use Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER if you are allergic to - Ciprofloxacin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER works

Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER contains - Ciprofloxacin

Ciprofloxacin inhibits the enzyme DNA gyrase, which is responsible for the unwinding and supercoiling of bacterial DNA before it replicates. By inhibiting this enzyme, ciprofloxacin causes bacterial cells to die.

Dosage of Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

The dosage of Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

If you forget to take a dose of Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Overdose can have harmful effects on kidney. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine to avoid an overdose.

Onset of Action Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

It takes about 1 to 2 hours to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Cifran OD 1000mg Tablet ER

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 12 to 20 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

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  • Alcohol Not found any harmful side effects with Alcohol consumption.

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  • Pregnancy Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

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  • Breastfeeding Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

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  • Driving Not safe during driving; you may feel dizzy or sleepy after taking this medicine.

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  • Kidney This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

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  • Liver This medicine is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. However; Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Interaction

Drug :- antacids, didanosine, iron supplements, sucralfate, multivitamins that contain iron or zinc: Decreased ciprofloxacin absorption.

cyclosporine: Elevated serum creatinine and blood cyclosporine levels.

glyburide: Severe hypoglycemia.

methotrexate: Increased blood methotrexate level and increased risk of toxicity.

NSAIDs except acetylsalicylic acid: Increased risk of seizures with high doses of ciprofloxacin.

oral anticoagulants: Enhanced anticoagulant effects.

phenytoin: Increased or decreased blood phenytoin level.

probenecid: Increased blood ciprofloxacin level and, possibly, toxicity.

theophylline: Increased blood level, half-life, and risk of adverse effects of theophylline.

tizanidine: Increased tizanidine effects.

Food :- caffeine: Increased caffeine effects.

dairy products: Delayed drug absorption.

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About Author

  • Dr. Swaroop Choudhari, MD
  • Dr. Swaroop Choudhari, MD Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective f...
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    Dr. Swaroop Choudhari, MD Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.
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  • Kunal V Kumar, B.Pharma Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo....

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