Indications



The drug is used to treat bacterial infections, which are caused by various bacteria and microorganisms."Ciprofloxacin" is widely used in the treatment of sinusitis, otitis media, sinusitis and other upper respiratory tract infections.The drug is also indicated for treatment of bronchitis, pneumonia, cystic fibrosis.The medicine is indicated for cystitis, pyelonephritis, adnexitis, prostate, endometrium.You can also use "Ciprofloxacin" skin diseases, wounds, burns.Effectiveness of the drug is also against the infection of the abdominal cavity.

«Ciprofloxacin" used in ophthalmology for the treatment of infectious eye inflammations (conjunctivitis, keratitis), and also to prevent possible complications of the treatment.

Dosing



drug is used inside, intravenously or topically.Mode and dosage is determined depending on the patient's weight, as well as renal function and age of the patient.For oral administration tablets are assigned 250 mg 2-3 times a day.In severe infections, the dosage may increase and reach 750 mg per day.If the drug is used for long-term treatment, it is taken 1 time a day.With infections of the genitourinary system is necessary to use 500 mg 2 times daily.

Intravenous administration is carried out through a dropper at 200-400 mg 2 times a day.The duration of the infusion agent is about 30 minutes, if the dose is 200 mg.At a dosage of 400 mg infusion duration up to 1 hour.Intravenous administration is carried out in severe cases, and the impossibility of receiving pills inside.

Course duration depends on the severity of the disease, but the average duration of the course does not exceed 2 months (osteomyelitis) and 14 days for most infections.

in ophthalmology used topical application of eye drops on the basis of ciprofloxacin.1-2 drops of the drug dropped into the affected eye every 4 hours.In severe forms of infection is instill 2 drops every hour.

Adverse reactions and contraindications



In some cases, you may experience adverse reactions from the various agencies.When lesions of the gastrointestinal tract can cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or constipation, pain or discomfort in the stomach, hiccups, dry mouth, bleeding, flatulence, hepatitis, liver necrosis.On the part of the central nervous system may experience headache, increased arousal and anxiety, insomnia, depression, the development of phobias, nightmares, fatigue, blurred vision, hallucinations, disturbances of gait, tremors, paranoia, psychosis.Among other serious side effects worth mentioning reduction in blood pressure, collapse of the lungs, arrhythmia, thrombosis, respiratory disorders, myalgia, nephritis, vaginitis, cutaneous vasculitis, edema, eosinophilia, goiter.

not assign the drug to children under 18 years.There are also restrictions on admission medication to patients with atherosclerosis, impaired blood circulation in the brain, mental illness, epilepsy, renal insufficiency.