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Cip·ro

 (sĭp′rō)
A trademark for the drug ciprofloxacin.
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Noun1.Cipro - an oral antibiotic (trade name Cipro) used against serious bacterial infections of the skin or respiratory tract or urinary tract or bones or joints
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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When a patient comes in with a UTI, I would now use Cipro or another fluoroquinolone to treat it.
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While they are prescribed far more commonly for urinary tract infections, it is their effectiveness for treating anthrax that has made Cipro a household word.
postal system last October, most people had probably never heard of Ciprofloxacin, the anthrax-killing drug more commonly known as Cipro.
The outrage among postal workers neglected for treatment, and the run on the anthrax drug, Cipro, may be an inkling of what lies ahead.