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Can you take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and cephelaxin at same time?

Can you take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and cephelaxin at same time?

Yes: You can take Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and Cephalexin at the same time if indicated by the type of infectiion and the type of infecting bacteria. ...Read more

Cipro (Definition)

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


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Can you tell me if I could take cipro (ciprofloxacin) IV instead of tablets?

Can you tell me if I could take cipro (ciprofloxacin) IV instead of tablets?

Yes: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) may be taken orally or iv, but generally we prefer oral medications when possible. ...Read more

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Can you take cipro (ciprofloxacin) with viagara?

Can you take cipro (ciprofloxacin) with viagara?

Yes: You should be careful taking viagra with any medication used for angina that has nitroglycerin, as this can cause a dangerous drop in blood pressure.

Cipro (ciprofloxacin)floxacin should be used with caution with antacids (lower Cipro (ciprofloxacin) level), Coumadin (a blood thinner, giving an elevated Coumadin level), and nsaids like Ibuprofen (risk of seizures.). ...Read more

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I've got foliculitis. Can I take cipro (ciprofloxacin)?

I've got foliculitis. Can I take cipro (ciprofloxacin)?

Folliculitis: If this is a simple folliculitis, the use of antibacterial soaps and good hand washing technique may be all that is needed. If you need an antibiotic, then your doctor would work with you to decide which antibiotic is best. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) might be used. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and cephlaxin together?

Thats2: Antibiotics for what reason they have similar coverage why are they prescribed for you? ...Read more

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If I take one bactrim, how long before I can take cipro (ciprofloxacin) again?

Now: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and Bactrim are both anti-biotics. They could potentially be taken at the same time. Why 1 bactrim? If you are treating a urinary tract infection often, the Cipro (ciprofloxacin) would be sufficient. This treatment should not be without medical supervision, please consult your prescriber or pharmacist for further assistance. ...Read more

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Can I take Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and 12-hour Zyrtek-D (which has pseudofedrine) together? If not, how long should I wait after taking Zyrtek-D before taking Cipro (ciprofloxacin)?

Yes: There is no interaction that I can find. Both can be taken together. Why do you take Zyrtec D? If you take it for nasal allergies and your symptoms are bothersome look for the cause so that you don't need it on long term basis. Visit us at www. Ehacstl. Com to learn how treating the cause can reduce your dependence on antihistamines and decongestants ...Read more

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Is it okay to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) while on wellbutrin?

Is it okay to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) while on wellbutrin?

Probably: Both wellbutrin & Cipro (ciprofloxacin) can lower seizure threshhold in dose-dependent ways, so caution is advised when using them simultaneously. However, both your prescribing physician and the pharmacist know your medication doses, can assess your safety with them, and advise you reliably. Please ask your physician and/or pharmacist about your concerns. ...Read more

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Can you take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and Zantac together?

YES: There is no adverse interactions between Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and zantac, and they can be safely taken together. ...Read more

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Can I take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and amoxicillin together?

Can I take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and amoxicillin together?

Why?: You can, but why? It's an unusual combination of antibiotics, with a lot of overlap in bacterial coverage. ...Read more

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Can you take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and diflucan at same time?

Not recommended: Quinolones like Cipro (ciprofloxacin) are best taken by themselves on an empty stomach. ...Read more

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Can I take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and celexa together? Thanks!

Yes.: Yes. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and Celexa are safe together. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and Celexa can both cause nausea at times so be aware of this. ...Read more

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Can I take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and saw palmetto at the same time?

Yes: Saw Palmetto and cipro (ciprofloxacin) can both be taken together without interfering with the effect of each drug. ...Read more

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Can you take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and a probiotic at the same time?

It depends: It depends on the probiotic, since they are live bacteria, you could be killing them with cipro, (ciprofloxacin) however some of them might be resistant to cipro, (ciprofloxacin) it all depends on the types of bacteria they have. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) at the same time as solodyn?

Is it safe to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) at the same time as solodyn?

No Problem: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and solodyn (minocycline) has no drug and drug interactions. So should be fine to take together. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and keflex together?

Yes: In certain situations where we need the individual coverage of both agents. ...Read more

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Can I take cipro (ciprofloxacin) & Prilosec at the same time or should I space them out?

Ciproand prilosec: Take them together no problem at all but Prilosec should be taken 30 minutes or so before food in the morning or before the first meal. ...Read more

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If your urine culture came back negative do you need to still take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and if so Why?

If your urine culture came back negative do you need to still take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and if so Why?

Complete the course: If you start an antibiotic treatment to treat a presumed infection before the culture results are available then it is desirable to complete the treatment course even if the culture comes back negative to prevent any undetected germs from developing resistence to the antibiotic if they are exposed to an inadequate dose ...Read more

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Is it better to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and amaxacilian together instead of stopping the amaxacilian 1/2 through to help diverticulitis?

Please don't...: Out-patient management of diverticulitis will typically involve antibiotics by mouth that will cover gut bacteria that can grow in the presence or absence of oxygen. Most likely, you are switching from amoxicillin-clavulanate to ciprofloxacin+metronidazole. Taking amox and Cipro is not recommended since it's inadequate coverage and can increase the risk of a bacterial infection called "c. Diff ". ...Read more

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Is it safe to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) 12 hours after taking omnicef?

Antibiotic combo: Yes. I would not expect any significant reaction or interaction after 12 hours. Omnicef (cefdinir) is cleared by your system pretty quickly. ...Read more

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Need expert help. Can someone allergic to penicillin or sulfa take cipro (ciprofloxacin)?

I would not expect: To see cross-sensitivity between ciprofloxacin (a flouroquinolone) and either a penicillin or a sulfa drug. All 3 are chemically different. While a person could be allergic to all three, it would typically be considered three different allergies, not a single allergy related to all three medications. ...Read more

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I am on domperidone for motility. Is it safe to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) with this medication?

I am on domperidone for motility. Is it safe to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) with this medication?

Not Available in USA: This drug is not available in usa, but I see no reason why you can not safely take Cipro (ciprofloxacin) with this medication. But wherever you are, check with your prescribing doctor if it is ok to take to be sure. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) while on wellbutrin, the nurse advised agaisnt it, but the pharmacist said it would be fine?

The nurse is wrong: Trust your pharmacist. Trust the physician who prescribed this. There should be nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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I always used to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) for recurrent UTI but became resistant to it. This time I was prescribed bactrim. Will it work this time?

A good chance...: Like any other antibiotic, frequent use will create resistance and become ineffective. If you have not used that before, the chance of it working is good. If not, there are still other options. Work with your doc to get some info on preventive measures to minimize recurrence and reduce need for antibiotic use. Good luck. ...Read more

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Just had a minor bout of diverticulitis... how long to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and flagyl...7 or 10 or 14 days. Feeling much better after just 24 hours with meds.

Just had a minor bout of diverticulitis... how long to take cipro (ciprofloxacin) and flagyl...7 or 10 or 14 days. Feeling much better after just 24 hours with meds.

You need to ask: This question to your doctor who knows your medical history. I do not advise you to treat yourself for an assumed diverticulitis if this is the case. ...Read more

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