Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking this medicine?
A: Give a detailed account of your medical and surgical history. Also, mention to your doctor all the prescription and non-prescription medicines, herbal preparations and nutritional supplements that you may be taking before starting this medication.
Q: When and how to consume medicine?
A: This medicine should be taken orally, with or without food, usually once or twice daily in the morning or the evening.
Q: Why should Theophylline be consumed along with Ciprofloxacin antibiotic?
A: Ciprofloxacin blocks the metabolism of Theophylline in the liver, thereby the concentration level of Theophylline increases in blood, which can lead to seizures, vomiting and irregular heartbeats. Inform the doctor or change to another antibiotic if possible.