ciprofloxacin - injection, Cipro
GENERIC NAME: CIPROFLOXACIN - INJECTION (SIP-roe-FLOX-a-sin)
BRAND NAME(S): Cipro
WARNING: This medication may rarely cause tendon damage (such as tendonitis, tendon rupture) during or after treatment. Your risk for tendon problems is greater if you are over 60 years of age, if you are taking corticosteroids (such as prednisone), or if you have a kidney, heart, or lung transplant. Stop exercising, rest, and get medical help right away if you develop joint/muscle/tendon pain or swelling.
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