Ciproxin 500 is an antibiotic used to treat a number of bacterial infections. This includes bone and joint infections, intraabdominal infections, certain types of infectious diarrhea, respiratory tract infections, skin infections, typhoid fever, endocarditis, gastroenteritis, malignant otitis externa, cellulitis, prostatitis, anthrax, chancroid, and urinary tract infections. Ciprofloxacin only treats bacterial infections; it does not treat viral infections such as the common cold.
- increased risk of tendon rupture
- nerve damage
- muscle weakness