Each film-coated tablets contains:
- Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride USP equivalent to Ciprofloxacin (Cipromet) 500mg
INDICATION AND USAGE:
For uncomplicated and complicated infections caused by Ciprofloxacin sensitive pathogens, infections of the kidneys and/or urinary tract Infections of the respiratory tract Infections of the abdominal cavity.
DOSAGE and ADMINISTRATION:
Dosage: Ciprofloxacin (Cipromet) is generally administered in oral doses of 250 mg – 500 mg BID for most indications for 5-7 days. Infections of the kidneys, urinary tract & abdominal cavity: -Mild to moderate: 250 mg twice daily -Severe complicated: 500 mg twice daily; Infections of the respiratory tract, bone & joint, skin & skin structures: -Mild to moderate: 500 mg twice daily -Severe complicated: 750 mg twice daily; Infectious diarrhea & typhoid fever: 500mg twice daily; Infections of the middle ear (otitis media), paranasal sinuses (sinusitis): 500 mg twice daily Bacterial prostatitis: 500 mg twice daily; Uncomplicated urethral & cervical gonococcal infections: single 250 mg dose is recommended. Elderly patients should receive a dose as low as possible depending on the severity of their illness and creatinine clearance.
Method of Administration: The tablets are swallowed whole with a small amount of fluid. They can be taken independent of mealtimes, (if the tablet is taken on an empty stomach, the active substance is absorbed more rapidly).
500 mg Film Coated Tablet in Blister Pack x 10’s (Box of 50’s)