Ciprodac 500 tablet is an antibiotic containing Ciprofloxacin. It belongs to the fluoroquinolones group of medicine. Ciprodac 500 is used to treat various bacterial infections of the lungs, urinary tract, skin, soft tissues, bone, joint, reproductive tract and post-surgical infections. This medicine stops the bacteria growth and thus kills the bacterial organisms. Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor and for the prescribed duration. Always complete the course of the treatment, as incomplete treatment may result in treatment failure. The common side effects of Ciprodac-500 tablet are diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting and gas. If you feel the side effects persist or your condition worsens, you should contact your doctor immediately....
Q: What should I be careful about while taking Ciprodac 500 tablet?
If you notice tightness in the chest, difficulty in breathing, or fainting episode, immediately seek medical help.
If you notice pain, swelling in any joint, immediately stop taking this medicine, take rest, avoid exercise and report to your doctor.
If you are suffering from depression, it can worsen.
If you have diabetes, this medicine can cause a drop in your blood sugars, which can be dangerous.
If you experience sweating, hunger pangs, headache, tremors, immediately have a juice/ sugar. Inform your doctor about this episode.
Q: What should I avoid while taking Ciprodac 500 tablet?
A: Avoid exposure to direct sunlight. Wear a protective covering or use sunscreen (SPF 30 or 40) to prevent sunburn.
Q: What is Ciprodac 500 tablet used for?
A: Ciprodac-500 tablet is an antibiotic containing Ciprofloxacin as its active ingredient. It is mainly used to treat bacterial infection of lungs, airways, urinary tract, skin & soft tissue, blood, stomach, bone and joints.
Q: Can I take Ciprodac 500 for fever?
A: No, Ciprodac-500 does not help reduce the fever. This medicine is an antibiotic mainly indicated to treat bacterial infection.
Q: Is Ciprodac an antibiotic?
A: Yes, Ciprodac contains ciprofloxacin, as an active component that belongs to an antibiotic class of medicines.
Q: Can I take Ciprodac for cough?
A: No, you should not take Ciprodac for cough. Cough, sore throats are usually caused due to a viral infection. Ciprodac is an antibiotic and may not be effective against it. Refrain from self-medication with antibiotics in any case.