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Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)

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Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)

What is the Generic Name for Cipro?

Ciprofloxacin

What is the Trade Name for Ciprofloxacin?

Cipro

What are the Indications of Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)?

  • Urinary tract infections
  • Gonorrhea
  • Respiratory tract infections
  • Bronchitis, pneumonia
  • Skin and bone infections
  • Infectious diarrhea
  • Abdominal infections

What are the Actions of Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)?

Inhibits bacterial DNA synthesis


What is the Therapeutic Class of Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)?

Anti-infectives

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)?

Fluoroquinolone

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Date Published - Feb 23, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 26, 2016

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.