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Cipro




Overdosage
Contraindications

OVERDOSE

In the event of acute overdosage, reversible renal toxicity has been reported in some cases. Empty the stomach by inducing vomiting or by gastric lavage. Observe the patient carefully and give supportive treatment, including monitoring of renal function, urinary pH and acidify, if required, to prevent crystalluria and administration of magnesium, aluminum, or calcium containing antacids which can reduce the absorption of ciprofloxacin. Adequate hydration must be maintained. Only a small amount of ciprofloxacin (less than 10%) is removed from the body after hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Hypersensitivity

CIPRO is contraindicated in persons with a history of hypersensitivity to ciprofloxacin, any member of the quinolone class of antibacterials, or any of the product components [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].

Tizanidine

Concomitant administration with tizanidine is contraindicated [see DRUG INTERACTIONS].

This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

Last reviewed on RxList: 1/31/2017

Overdosage
Contraindications

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