Cifran Oz Tablet
Cifran Oz Tablet
Cifran Oz Tablet
Cifran Oz Tablet
Cifran Oz Tablet
Cifran Oz Tablet

Cifran Oz Tablet

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
117.26*
MRP 143.00
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safety
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Ciprofloxacin(500.0 Mg) + Ornidazole(500.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Cifran-OZ tablet is used for the treatment of diarrhoea of mixed infection in adults patients only. It is a combination of ciprofloxacin and ornidazole. Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic medicine and orn...
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uses

Uses of Cifran Oz Tablet

  • For the treatment of diarrhea of mixed infection in adults patients only.
contraindications

Contraindications of Cifran Oz Tablet

  • If you have a history of allergy to any of the contents of the Cifran-OZ tablet.
  • If you are taking other medicines like tizanidine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Cifran Oz Tablet

  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Sleepiness
  • Indigestion
  • Poor cordination
  • Giddiness
  • Lack of energy
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Cifran Oz Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Cifran-OZ tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information related to the safety of this medicine in pregnant women. However, it is advised to avoid using this medicine if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Cifran-OZ tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine may pass into the breastmilk and can adversely affect the baby. It may produce malformation of joints and cartilage so avoid using this medicine if you are breastfeeding your baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Cifran-OZ tablet?
A:
Cifran-OZ may produce dizziness, so do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you are taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Cifran-OZ tablet?
A:
Chances of dizziness and liver damage increases if you take this medicine along with alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any kidney problems, heart disorder, fits, nerve-related disorder, muscle waekness, or any other pre-existing health condition.
  • You have a history of any tendon problem with the use of any antibiotic medicines before.
  • You have diabetes (as there are chances of low blood sugar with ciprofloxacin).
  • You are a female or an elderly patient and taking other medicines which may alter the heart rhythm.
  • You have an enlargement or bulge of the large blood vessel.
  • You have a history or family history of tear in the wall of a major artery of the heart (aortic dissection) high blood pressure or known atherosclerosis (fat deposition in blood vessels).
  • You or family history of glucose 6 phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency. As it may produce destruction of red blood cells and cause anaemia. Anaemia characterized by weakness, breathing difficult...
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  • You experience sudden, severe pain in the abdomen, chest or back, consult your doctor immediately.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Cifran Oz Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Bacteria also needs growth and multiplication for their survival. This process requires protein synthesis. Ciprofloxacin, by altering DNA function, stops this protein synthesis process in bacteria and...
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  • Ornidazole is an anti-worm group of medicine that damages the protozoa like an amoeba by damaging their cell structure. Thus, a combination of this medicine helps to treat bacterial and protozoal infe...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Cifran Oz Tablet

  • Take the Cifran-OZ tablet as a whole with sufficient water. Do not break or chew the medicine.
  • Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you.
interactions

Interactions of Cifran Oz Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines may affect the way the Cifran-OZ tablet works or the medicine itself may reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, im...
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  • Cifran-OZ tablet must be taken at least two hours before taking medicines containing magnesium/aluminium used for acidity, to treat ulcers like sucralfate, a preparation containing zinc and iron and c...
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  • Other medicines that should be used with caution are theophylline (used in breathing problems), anticoagulants like warfarin.

Interactions with food items

Cifran-OZ tablet should be taken at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal or ingestion of milk and/or other dairy products.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Cifran Oz Tablet

  • Keep the Cifran-OZ tablet out of the sight and reach of children.
  • Do not use this medicine after its expiry date.
  • Store it below 30°C in the original packaging.
  • Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste.
dosage

Dosage of Cifran Oz Tablet

Overdose

Take the Cifran-OZ tablet in the correct dose exactly as prescribed by your doctor. An overdose may increase the side effects of medicine such as dizziness, anxiety, pain in the abdomen. If you think ...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of this medcine, take it as soon as you remember. If it’s time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How does the Cifran-OZ tablet work?

  • Cifran-OZ tablets contain a medicine known as Ciprofloxacin and Ornidazole. Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic medicine and Ornidazole is an antiprotozoal group of medicine.
  • Ciprofloxacin blocks the growth and multiplication of bacteria while Ornidazole damages the protozoa like an amoeba by damaging their cell structure. Thus, a combination of this medicine helps to trea...
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Q: Can I stop taking the Cifran-OZ Tablet on my own?

A: No, do not stop taking the CIfran-OZ tablets on your own. You should complete the treatment course given by your doctor, it is necessary for complete recovery from the infection and to avoid recurrence of the infection.

Q: Can I take Cifran-OZ Tablet for a prolonged duration?

A: Cifran-OZ Tablet should be taken in the correct dose and for the exact duration as advised by your doctor for your medical condition. Taking this medicine for a prolonged duration can cause fungal infections of the mouth, vagina, etc. Consult your doctor if you white patches in your mouth, white vaginal discharge, etc after taking this medicine for a prolonged duration.

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ContainsCiprofloxacin(500.0 Mg),Ornidazole(500.0 Mg)
UsesParasitic infection (diarrhea)
Side effectsDiarrhea, nausea, sleepiness, indigestion, poor cordination
Last Updated on: 30 Jul 2021 | 08:20 AM (IST)
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