Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.


A trademark for the drug ciprofloxacin.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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
References in periodicals archive ?
Patients in both were randomized 2:1 to receive cipro DI or placebo once daily for six cycles of 56 days each.
Cipro to help them get law enforcement certification to become police officers.
This ends over a decade of antitrust litigation in the federal courts, entirely vindicating Bayer's settlement of patent litigation concerning Bayer's innovative antibiotic drug Cipro.
There's likely to be a cert petition in the Cipro case itself.
Woodcliff Lakes NJ) of using a $398 million patent settlement in 1997 to delay generic competition to Bayer's Cipro anthrax treatment.
Cipro Neto e Infante (2003) tambem afirmam que ha casos em que os adverbios podem se referir a uma oracao inteira.
In 2005, according to the online magazine, Drug Topics, CIPRO I.
The proportion of Campylobacter infections that are resistant to Cipro and other drugs in its class has increased significantly--to 21 percent, according to a 2002 study--since the use of Baytril in poultry was approved in the United States.
The human version of Baytril, Cipro, is used to treat anthrax.
It's also inexpensive, and it knocks out fewer beneficial bacteria than Cipro.
Imagine the positioning opportunity: The United States, the world's largest consumer market, is grappling with an anthrax crisis and your company has the patent for Cipro, widely considered the most effective antibiotic to Light the disease.