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Dr. Thomas Wolf
40 years experience Ophthalmology
Doubtful: Expiration dates are labeled to assure potentcy ; efficacy of medications. They are there for a reason.

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A 13-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Need to be older: than 16 to post questions, and you can ask your pediatrician too.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Ciprofloxacin: There are many possible side effects. See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/ciprofloxacin-side-effects.html
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tammi Schlichtemeier
30 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Cipro (ciprofloxacin)floxacin is a common antibiotic used for eye infection in both adults and children. It is safe for the eyes. Pediatricians use o ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olivia Liao
30 years experience Ophthalmology
Ask your vet: Possibly, but it definitely makes a difference what you are trying to treat.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
29 years experience Addiction Medicine
Drops are ok: Ciprodex systemically can cause some bone growth problems. Another antibiotic that is perhaps without these possible side effects is polytrim (polym ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Roberts
45 years experience Pediatrics
Do not use it.: This class of medications is not approved for pediatric patients if safer antibiotics are available. A single oral dose of the fluoroqunalones may dis ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience Infectious Disease
Benefit vs. risk: If you really have an infection, then u need antibiotics to get better. It sounds like the doctor did not EXPLAIN what the problem was and WHY you nee ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Ok: If you feel ok, should be fine. The fluoroquinolones with prolonged therapy can cause tendon issues but short courses shouldn't be an issue.
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