Cipro


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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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The FDA granted cipro DI orphan drug status in June 2011 and fast-track approval in August 2014.
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Chamberland thanked school officials -- particularly Cipro and McCall -- for their cooperation.
Having received this patent grant from CIPRO, South Africa, we are hopeful of capturing a major share in the market which is upheaval with antibiotics for wide indications." Dr.
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Other tests showed juices can affect the absorption of anti-cancer drugs such as etoposide (Etopophos, Vepesid), beta blockers such as tenormin (Atenolol) and talinolol (Cordanum), and antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro), levofloxacin (Levaquin) and itraconazole (Sporanox).
* New Antibiotic Warning: The FDA is beefing up warnings about the risk of developing tendonitis and tendon rupture while taking the antibiotics Levaquin, Cipro, Avelox, Floxin, Factive, and Noroxin.
A post-publication note: The FDA recently issued a "black box" warning for Cipro and other fluoroquinolones.