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Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Ciptam Cth Tab is used to treat various bacterial infections. Ciptam Cth Tab is an antibiotic containing a combination of ciprofloxacin and tinidazole as its active ingredients. This medicine acts b...
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Product Summary

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ContainsCiprofloxacin,Tinidazole
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting, decreased appetite
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

Ciptam Cth Tab is used to treat various bacterial infections.

Contraindications of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to ciprofloxacin, tinidazole, similar medicines or any ingredients of Ciptam Cth Tab .
  • If you have a history of serious allergic reactions including allergy to the skin due to any antibiotic.
  • If you are pregnant (especially during the first trimester) or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking a medicine called tizanidine for muscle spasms.

Side effects of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Rash
  • Metallic taste
  • Decreased appetite
  • Indigestion
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Headache

Precautions and Warnings of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Ciptam Cth Tab during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effect of Ciptam Cth Tab on pregnancy. However, a component of this medicine is known to cross the placenta and reach the foetus, thus it is recommended to avoid the use of this medicine. You should avoid using this medicine during pregnancy, especially during the 1st trimester. Consult your doctor if you are planning a pregnancy or think you may be pregnant while on this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Ciptam Cth Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
Ciptam Cth Tab passes into the breast milk. Thus, nursing mothers consuming this medicine should not breastfeed the baby during as well as 3 days after taking the last dose. Also, you should watch your baby for fungal infections of the mouth and diarrhoea.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Ciptam Cth Tab ?
A:
You may experience dizziness, giddiness, unusual muscle movements and impaired alertness after taking this medicine. If you experience any of these symptoms, it is advised not to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Ciptam Cth Tab ?
A:
It is advised not to consume alcohol during the treatment with Ciptam Cth Tab and at least 3 days after stopping the treatment. It may cause abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, headaches and sometimes hot flashes may also occur.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience pain, swelling in the joints or tendons.
  • You experience muscle pain and muscle weakness (myasthenia gravis).
  • You have a history of fits.
  • You experience burning, tingling, numbness or pain sensations.
  • You experience nervousness, aggression, lack of sleep, anxiety, hallucinations, depression.
  • You have liver or kidney disease or disorder.
  • You have watery diarrhoea and black tarry stools.
  • You have syphilis infection or develop any fungal vaginal infection.
  • You experience any blood disorder, anaemia and abnormal blood count.
  • You experience irregular heartbeat and difficulty in passing urine.
  • You have diabetes, then your blood glucose can drop when you are on this medicine. Do not skip meals and monitor your blood glucose regularly.
  • Avoid direct exposure to sunlight, while on this medicine. Apply sunscreen lotion while going out in sun.

Mode of Action of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Ciptam Cth Tab works by inhibiting the formation and action of bacterial enzymes responsible for the growth of bacteria which eventually leads to the death of infection-causing bacteria.

Directions for Use of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

Ciptam Cth Tab should be taken as a whole with a sufficient amount of water, an hour before or 2 hours after the meal. Take this medicine as advised by your doctor.

Interactions of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Ciptam Cth Tab works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any 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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Storage and disposal of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store this medicine in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Ciptam Cth Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

An overdose of this medicine may harm your kidney. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

It would be best if you never miss your dose of antibiotics as it may lead to treatment failure. If you have missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Ciptam Cth Tab if I feel better?

A: No, do not stop taking Ciptam Cth Tab before the prescribed duration. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. You should complete the full course of treatment or there are chances of recurrence of the infection.

Q: Is Ciptam Cth Tab an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Ciptam Cth Tab is an antibiotic.

Q: Can Ciptam Cth Tab be taken on an empty stomach?

A: You should take Ciptam Cth Tab 1 hour before or 2 hour after the meal.
Last Updated on: 16 Jul 2021 | 06:46 AM (IST)
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