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Doctor insights on: Ciprofloxacin Liver

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Liver (Definition)

This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more


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Stg 4 liver mets, breast cancer. On 4/15 got- 650, gpt 350, bilirbn 18. Now got- 390, gpt 190, bilirbn 24. On herceptin, carboplatin, linezolid, cipro (ciprofloxacin). Why bilirbn increasing while gpt/ got improving?

Stg 4 liver mets, breast cancer. On 4/15 got- 650, gpt 350, bilirbn 18. Now got- 390, gpt 190, bilirbn 24. On herceptin, carboplatin, linezolid, cipro (ciprofloxacin). Why bilirbn increasing while gpt/ got improving?

Tumor growth: I'm being very honest here. In my experience, this is a sign of tumor growth causing obstruction of your bile ducts. Your bilirubin is too high for you to safely get most types of chemo. The tumor may be obstructing the main bile duct, and sometimes that can be stented. But this is a time to ask your doc for an honest prognosis. Warm thoughts to you. ...Read more

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Moderate to sever pain in abdomen every 15-30 minutes. Excessive blood in my stool. I'm also on cipro (ciprofloxacin) and Flagyl for the 3rd day. Zero progress....

Diverticulitis?: I presume this is a question about diverticulitis (infection of colon pouches that form frequently from a low fiber diet). Recommendations exist to seek medical assistance IF THERE IS NO RESPONSE TO TREATMENT AT HOME WITHIN 2-3 DAYS or if pain is severe or if fever of 102, or symptoms worsen or if unable to tolerate food/liquids. Primary care doc, surgeon, or emergency room all appropriate. ...Read more

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I think I have another UTI Infection with pressure in abdomen and back. Been off of cipro (ciprofloxacin) Afew days now. It has since recurred with vaginal burning.

I think I have another UTI Infection with pressure in abdomen and back. Been off of cipro (ciprofloxacin) Afew days now. It has since recurred with vaginal burning.

See Dr. Get tested: See the Dr. And get fully evaluated with a Urinalysis with reflex to Culture & Sensitivity. That test will do further testing if you indeed have an infection, that will let your Dr. Know what bacteria is causing your UTI and what antibiotics the bacteria is resistant to and sensitive to. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Blood in semen 3 weeks, urologist thinks prostritis, taking cipro (ciprofloxacin) 500mg 2x/day for 8 days now, same maybe little worse, peeing blood, bit pain abdomen?

Blood in semen 3 weeks, urologist thinks prostritis, taking cipro (ciprofloxacin) 500mg 2x/day for 8 days now, same maybe little worse, peeing blood, bit pain abdomen?

Hematuria=cystoscope: Blood in semen usually not serious but blood in urine might be. Was a urine culture obtained? And if so was urine infected? And if infected was infection sensitive to cipro (ciprofloxacin)? . Discus with urologist and? Need for cystoscopic examination. ...Read more

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Good day I have a gerd for 1year, now I have u.t.i I drink ciprofloxacin, now my abdomen have deeply pain. Can I drink buscopan, omeprazole & antacid.

Good day I have a gerd for 1year, now I have u.t.i I drink ciprofloxacin, now my abdomen have deeply pain. Can I drink buscopan, omeprazole & antacid.

NO: Antacids like Tums containing calcium carbonate will significantly reduce the absorption of ciprofloxacin. Omeprazole will also reduce the level or effect of ciprofloxacin. I don't have any information on buscopan as it is not used in the U.S.******CIPROFLOXACIN CAN CAUSE ABDOMINAL PAIN CONTACT YOUR DOCTOR AND ADVISE HIM OF YOUR PAIN. HE MAY ADVISE YOU TO STOP IT AND SUBSTITUTE ANTIBIOTIC. ...Read more

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Pain in abdomen and around to back. ER CT shows no issues. Urine clear. Where do I go next. Been to GP, gave me Cipro (ciprofloxacin) in case of infection.?

Pain in abdomen and around to back. ER CT shows no issues. Urine clear. Where do I go next. Been to GP, gave me Cipro (ciprofloxacin) in case of infection.?

Sonogram and?: CT scans can miss gallstones and pancreatitis. Gallstones are best imaged by ultrasound which can be used to look at the liver and pancreas as well. However, US is not good at diagnosing pancreatitis. A Lipase blood test is a better tool for pancreatitis. ...Read more

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I had infection, given cipro+doxy 2 weeks. Improvment but still struggling a bit and swollen feel abdomen. When it go this uti?

I had infection, given cipro+doxy 2 weeks. Improvment but still struggling a bit and swollen feel abdomen. When it go this uti?

UTI Resolutions: Resolution of a tissue infection takes more days than a simple urinary infection. Males hardly ever get a simple urinary infection. Infection in males is typically urogenital, involving epididymis, prostate, and bladder. Or males who develop a "uti" have an anatomical problem, such as reflux or a stone or cyst. Abdominal, kiney, ureteral, bladder imaging is now essential. ...Read more

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Humanbite skinbroken taken a t and taken ciprofloxacin for threedays is it enough?

Perhaps: Human bites are a major source of very complicated infections. You don't say where the bite was or what it looks like now. If this area becomes red, tender, swollen, tender or painful would see a doctor asap. ...Read more

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How toxic is ciprofloxacin?

Cipro (ciprofloxacin): All medications have the possibility of causing certain reactions. Cipro, (ciprofloxacin) as long as it's taken properly, isn't a dangerous medication. ...Read more

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What is cipro (ciprofloxacin) used for?

What is cipro (ciprofloxacin) used for?

Cipro (ciprofloxacin): This is short for ciprofloxacin, a more advanced and potent antibiotic. It has a broad spectrum of action and is used to treat infections of the upper respiratory system, urinary tract and sometimes other systems. People stock piled it briefly during the years of anthrax scare for its effectiveness against this organism. ...Read more

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Can ciprofloxacin cure candidiasis?

Can ciprofloxacin cure candidiasis?

No: Ciprofloxacin is an antibacterial. Candidiasis is caused by a fungus and needs an antifungal such as Miconazol. For a vaginal infection, a vaginal preparation is needed, not one for Athlete's foot. There are several over the counter preparations for this ...Read more

Cipro (Definition)

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