Taken cipro (ciprofloxacin) for 7 days for sinus infection now my head is hurting again from sinus pain. When I sneeze it smells what do I need to do?
Call doctor. And tell them your symptoms. You may need a different antibiotic.
I have had a sinus infection for about a week now. I'm on cipro (ciprofloxacin) and now I have a smelly, yellow colored snot. Is this normal?
Yes and no. Foul-smelling mucus is most often due to a less common type of infection known as an anaerobic infection, which is not well treated by cipro (ciprofloxacin). Clindamycin typically works best for these. If your symptoms don't resolve by the time you finish the cipro (ciprofloxacin), you should contact your doctor for a reevaluation. Read more...