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Is 10 days of cipro usually enough for bacterial orchitis? I've read online 10-14 days. If it isn't severe, is 10 days usually enough?

Is 10 days of cipro usually enough for bacterial orchitis? I've read online 10-14 days. If it isn't severe, is 10 days usually enough?

Here are some ...: Yes, you're right. What I advise is 7-10 days for fast respondors and 10-14 days for slow ones. Either needs a closely F/U and a reasonable work-up to make sure potential underlying causes are not be overlooked such as incomplete emptying bladder secondary to bladder outlet obstruction by congenital or acquired causes - stricture, poor bladder neck relaxation, etc. Best wish ... ...Read more

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Aside from ciprofloxacin, what is the next best quinolone for cases of bacterial orchitis that cipro may not cover the bacteria?

Aside from ciprofloxacin, what is the next best quinolone for cases of bacterial orchitis that cipro may not cover the bacteria?

Levaquin: or dual antibiotic coverage. You may also need anti inflammatory medication.- these infections take 10-14 days to resolve: Cipro IS the drug of choice. ...Read more

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Took cipro once for bacterial infection. Stopped it after few days. Now going to start it. First time using cipro.Is it likely this resistant cipro?

Took cipro once for bacterial infection. Stopped it after few days. Now going to start it. First time using cipro.Is it likely this resistant cipro?

Antibiotics: The way you are taking the antibiotics is one of the ways we get bacteria that are resistant. Taking it for a couple of doses, stopping it for a few days, then starting again. Or just taking it for a few days then stopping. This selects for bacteria that are resistant to the drug because they are exposed but not killed, they develop immunity or resistance. Take all your antibiotics tell gone. ...Read more

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Prescribed cipro for bacterial gastroenteritis. Is it safe?

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Prescribed cipro for bacterial gastroenteritis. Is it safe?

Yes in adults: Ciprofloxacin is infrequently used in bacterial gastroenteritis. Soft tissue damage. E.G., tendon rupture, has been reported especially when used in children. ...Read more

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Took cipro once for bacterial infection. Stopped after couple days. Now going to restart. First time using cipro.How likely this is resistant cipro?

Took cipro once for bacterial infection. Stopped after couple days. Now going to restart. First time using cipro.How likely this is resistant cipro?

Ciprofloxacin: Would not treat myself with this drug without knowing what your were treating and whether the causative organisms were likely to be sensitive to the antibiotic. Would strongly recommend that you place yourself in the hands of a concerned and knowledgeable physician. ...Read more

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Nitrofurantin work for bacterial orchitis? 30 day supply, not helping after 17 days. was told won't penetrate into testis. should i stop/ get cipro?

Nitrofurantin work for bacterial orchitis? 30 day supply, not helping after 17 days. was told won't penetrate into testis. should i stop/ get cipro?

True: Not for treatment, also you are clearly not responding. Your Antibiotic should be changed and you should get tested for comman Std. See your physion. Hope u will feel better. ...Read more

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Bacterial infection one month ago.Took cipro for 3 days, stopped. Didn't kill it all.1 month later retaking cipro. Should it work still if it did be4?

7-10 days: I suggest taking medication for a minimum of 7-10 days. If not certain, call your physician. Do not stop until your physician tells you otherwise. ...Read more

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My face healed after c02 laser then 2 weeks later my face has been inflamed for several months. I was put on cipro, bacterial cream and vitamins.?

My face healed after c02 laser then 2 weeks later my face has been inflamed for several months. I was put on cipro, bacterial cream and vitamins.?

CO2 laser: What is your question? Are your afraid you have an infection? If you are concerned about healing see the doctor that did the co2 laser. They will be familiar with the clinical course after the procedure. Usually there will be reddness that lasts for 4 to 6 months on the average after co2 laser. Sometimes mild antiinflammatory creams can be used. Sometimes silicone containing anti scarring creams. ...Read more

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2 months ago had bacterial orchitis. Prescribed cipro for 4 weeks. Took 3 pills, stopped, infection came back.Finished dose. Mnth l8tr ache other test?

2 months ago had bacterial orchitis. Prescribed cipro for 4 weeks. Took 3 pills, stopped, infection came back.Finished dose. Mnth l8tr ache other test?

Stopped therapy?: Not a great idea- incompletely treated genital infection and yes...this will keep recurring until you comply with recommended therapy. Abstain sexually until cured. ...Read more

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