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ciprofloxacin suspension - oral, Cipro (cont.)

OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact a poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call their local poison control center at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center.

NOTES: Do not share this medication with others.This medication has been prescribed for your current condition only. Do not use it later for another infection unless your doctor directs you to do so. A different medication may be necessary in that case.Laboratory and/or medical tests (such as kidney function, blood counts, cultures) should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or to check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.Do not change brands of this medication without asking your doctor or pharmacist. Not all brands have the same effects.

MISSED DOSE: If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.

STORAGE: Before mixing, store the dry powder and mixing solution in an upright position at room temperature. Do not freeze.Once mixed, the suspension may be stored in an upright position in the refrigerator or at room temperature. Discard any unused suspension 14 days after mixing. Do not freeze. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets.Discard any unused medicine after treatment is completed.Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.

Information last revised March 2014. Copyright(c) 2014 First Databank, Inc.


Last Editorial Review: 4/16/2014



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