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Cipro I.V.




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OVERDOSE

In the event of acute overdosage, reversible renal toxicity has been reported in some cases. Observe the patient carefully and give supportive treatment, including monitoring of renal function, urinary pH and acidify, if required, to prevent crystalluria. Adequate hydration must be maintained. Only a small amount of ciprofloxacin (less than 10%) is removed from the body after hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis.

In mice, rats, rabbits and dogs, significant toxicity including tonic/clonic convulsions was observed at intravenous doses of ciprofloxacin between 125mg/kg and 300 mg/kg.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Hypersensitivity

Ciprofloxacin 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].

Last reviewed on RxList: 4/13/2015
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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