A 22-year-old female asked:

I was diagnosed with gallstones. will the antibiotic called cipro (ciprofloxacin) help get rid of my gallstones? why was i prescribed cipro (ciprofloxacin), zofran, and percocet?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 50 years experience
No: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is an antibiotic that will have no effect on gallstones. It can be used to treat infection in the gallbladder. Zofran is used for symptomatic treatment of nausea and vomiting. Percocet is used to treat pain.
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