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How long would it take for a ciproflaxin (antibiotic) allergy to take place if you had one?

How long would it take for a ciproflaxin (antibiotic) allergy to take place if you had one?

Immediately !: An allergy and a side effect are not the same. It may take several doses to cause nausea and vomiting . An allergic reaction such as face swelling and shortness of breath takes only one pill to cause your already primed immune system react violently. ...Read more

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Antibiotic (Definition)

An antibiotic is a medicine that slows, stops, or kills germs. The germs are usually bacteria causing an infection in a person, so the person uses antibiotics to help his body get ...Read more


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Side effects of taking ciprofloxacin antibiotics?

Side effects of taking ciprofloxacin antibiotics?

Gastrointestinal: Stomach upset with nausea are common. Diarrhea can occur. Metallic taste is a common complaint. Long term use can rarely lead to tendon and retina damage. ...Read more

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How would you take a medication cipro (ciprofloxacin) ( antibiotic)?

How would you take a medication cipro (ciprofloxacin) ( antibiotic)?

Usually by mouth: Available in both tablet & liquid form. Occasionally given intravenously for patients who can or should not take anything by mouth. ...Read more

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Is there any way to diagnose side effect from Cipro (ciprofloxacin) (antibiotics)?

Is there any way to diagnose side effect from Cipro (ciprofloxacin) (antibiotics)?

Doctor: I am not sure there is a specific way to diagnose side effects. The most common are dizziness, GI upset, diarrhea and tendonitis. SE the doctor for advice if symptoms are caused by the drug and if the person taking the drug needs something different. Best wishes ...Read more

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HELP! I was wondering if I can take ciprofloxacin (antibiotic) while on accutane? I was pescribed with both

HELP! I was wondering if I can take ciprofloxacin (antibiotic) while on accutane? I was pescribed with both

Drugs: you can take both drugs together but avoid sunlight because there is an additive effect to sunlight when both are taken together ...Read more

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Help please! could cipro (ciprofloxacin) antibiotic cause candidiasis?

Help please! could cipro (ciprofloxacin) antibiotic cause candidiasis?

Antibiotics can: Antibiotics kill bacterial infections but can also kill good bacteria leading to overgrowth of other organisms like candida. See your dentist or doctor for a proper diagnosis so you can get the right treatment. ...Read more

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Does cipro (ciprofloxacin) antibiotics work for everyone to treat uti?

Does cipro (ciprofloxacin) antibiotics  work for everyone to treat uti?

UTI Treatment: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is an antibiotic commonly used to treat urinary tract infections. Sometimes you can have an infection with a bacteria that is resistant to Cipro (ciprofloxacin). Do not share your antibiotics and do take someone else's antibiotics. ...Read more

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What probiotic pill may I take with my Cipro (ciprofloxacin) antibiotic?

What probiotic pill may I take with my Cipro (ciprofloxacin) antibiotic?

Natural probiotics: I believe 'natural' probiotics are better than pills. My personal favorite is yogurt - which these days comes in many brands and formulations like yogurt drinks. If you're not a yogurt fan, there is sour cream, (raw) sauerkraut, kimchi, and kombucha. With cipro, (ciprofloxacin) the major side-effects are nausea, diarrhea, weakness of tendons, and dizziness. If you take yogurt, separate the dose of Cipro (ciprofloxacin) from it. ...Read more

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Can Cipro (ciprofloxacin) (Antibiotic) cause side effect of crawling and tingling sensation all over the body?

Can Cipro (ciprofloxacin) (Antibiotic) cause side effect of crawling and tingling sensation all over the body?

Reversible: and long lasting polyneuropathy can occur with several antibiotics. Its uncommon. Also allergic reactions with mast cell degranulation can cause transitory parasthesias. Crawling sensation is termed "formication" (relates to formic acid produced by fire ants) ...Read more

Cipro (Definition)

Ciprofloxacin hydrochloride is an ocular anti-bacterial which is a ...Read more