Cyflox-500 Tablet is an antibiotic medicine that contains ciprofloxacin. It is used for the treatment of bacterial infections that affect your skin, joints, lungs, or urinary tract. It is effective against a large number of bacteria. It kills or prevents the growth of bacteria that causes infection. It should be used to treat bacterial infections only. It is not effective against infections caused by viruses.
Cyflox-500 Tablet shows common side effects like diarrhoea, stomach pain, headache, weakness, nausea, and vomiting. Cyflox-500 Tablet can cause muscle damage, usually in your ankle. Once an antibiotic is started, it is always recommended to finish the entire course of treatment to prevent bacterial resistance.
Cyflox-500 Tablet can be taken with or without food. For the ease of remembering, take Cyflox-500 Tablet around the same time every day. Take Cyflox-500 Tablet one-two hours before or after taking antacids as they increase the time taken by this medicine to show its effect.
Cyflox-500 Tablet should be avoided during pregnancy due to the risk of adverse effects on developing joints of the foetus. Cyflox-500 Tablet is not known to be harmful but it can pass into breast milk in small amounts, so if you are breastfeeding it is advised to consult your doctor before using it. Avoid Cyflox-500 Tablet if you have kidney disease or tendon issues as it can worsen your condition.