Were you looking for information about Ciprofloxacin? Ciprofloxcin is a common misspelling of ciprofloxacin.
People who have certain bacterial infections may benefit from ciprofloxacin. This prescription antibiotic is available in several strengths and forms, including:
- A regular tablet
- An extended-release tablet
- An intravenous (IV) solution
- An oral liquid suspension
- An eye and ear drop
- An eye ointment.
Ciprofloxacin works to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections by interfering with bacteria's ability to multiply. Some of the infections that can be treated with this product include sinus infections, bladder infections, and bronchitis. Potential side effects include nausea, headaches, and diarrhea.
(For the complete eMedTV article on this drug, click Ciprofloxacin. This article offers an in-depth look at how ciprofloxacin works, possible side effects, and tips on when and how to take it. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)