Advice 1: How to take Tsifran

"Tsifran" is an antibacterial drug belonging to the group of quinolones/fluoroquinolones. Active component of drug is ciprofloxacin. "Tsifran" is used for the treatment of infectious-inflammatory diseases.
How to take Tsifran

Instructions for use "Tsifran"

"Tsifran" is prescribed for the following diseases: infections of the genitourinary system (chronic and acute pyelonephritis, cystitis, prostatitis, epididymitis), infection of the respiratory tract (bronchopneumonia, pneumonia, exacerbation of chronic bronchitis, acute bronchitis, pleurisy, lung abscesses, empyema, gonorrhea, proctitis, urethritis, infections of ENT organs (medium and external otitis, sinusitis, mastoiditis), infection of skin and soft tissues (burns, wounds, infected ulcers, abscess), infections of gastrointestinal tract (peritonitis, typhoid fever, cholangitis), infectious-inflammatory diseases of the pelvic organs (endometritis, salpingitis), infection of joints and bones.

Dose and duration of treatment "Tsifran" determined by a doctor, individually in each case based on the severity of the disease, identified the causative agent, the patient's age, weight and renal function. Children 12 years "Tsifran" administered in a daily amount of 5-10 mg per 1 kg of body weight, which is divided into 2 admission. The tablets should be taken before meals. Adults "Tsifran" enter intravenous (slowly) in the form of infusion in 200 mg 2 times a day for infections of the urinary tract and lower parts of the extremities. In other infections the drug is administered in an amount of 200 mg at intervals of 12 h In cases of disorders of the kidney daily dose reduced by 2 times. In some cases, after the on/in the introduction switching to oral means. Treatment of acute infectious diseases is carried out at least 5-7 days., after the disappearance of symptoms the course is extended another 3 days.

Side effects and contraindications to the use of "Tsifran"

"Tsifran" can cause such side effects as bloating, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain, hepatitis, headache, paresthesia, dizziness, irritability, confusion, fainting, migraine, tremor of the extremities, disturbances of vision, smell, taste, heart rhythm disturbances, eosinophilia, leukopenia, leukocytosis, anemia, thrombocytosis, haemolytic anaemia, increased liver enzymes, hyperglycemia, hematuria, glomerulonephritis, dysuria, polyuria, urinary retention, urethral bleeding, myalgia, arthralgia, tenosynovitis, arthritis, tendon rupture, pseudomembranous colitis, candidiasis, weakness.

The drug is contraindicated in hypersensitivity to components, pregnancy and lactation, children under 12 years. With extreme caution "Tsifran" is used in people with acute manifestations of atherosclerosis of cerebral vessels, cerebral circulation, mental illnesses, epilepsy, epileptic syndrome, hepatic and/or renal insufficiency in the elderly.

Advice 2: As to "Tsifran"

"Tsifran" – a drug with a pronounced antimicrobial effect. The drug has an active effect on the bacteria that cause infectious-inflammatory diseases of various organs. Produced "Tsifran" in the form of tablets, solution for infusion, as well as in the form of eye drops.
As to "Tsifran"
Pills "Tsifran" should be drunk before meals. You need to take medicine 2 times a day – every 12 hours. In the treatment of lower respiratory tract dosage depends on the severity of the disease. With infections of mild medication to take 250 mg for moderate and severe forms, 500 mg. in infections caused by Streptococcus, the dosage is 750 mg "Tsifran" for the reception.
In the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections single dose of 250 mg, in complicated infections, and prostatitis – 500 mg. In the treatment of gynecological infections and typhoid fever shows how to use 500 mg of the drug per 1 reception. In gonorrhea "Tsifran" is used only once in the amount of 500 mg.
In the treatment of infections of ENT-organs, and bones and joints should be used to 500-750 mg of money. Dosage in infectious lesions of the gastrointestinal tract is 250-500 mg Daily dose of the drug for children over 12 years 5-10 mg/kg body weight of the child. The number of "Tsifran" should be divided into 2 doses.
The solution is "Tsifran" is administered intravenously. Cefuroxim 200 mg funds have to last for 1 hour. When a larger dosing time of drug administration increased in accordance with a specified ratio. To apply a tool is required every 12 hours.
Infections of ENT-organs and respiratory tract to do the infusion at a dosage of 200 mg. of the diseases of the urinary system a single amount in the range of 200-400 mg, depending on the complexity of the disease. With heavy infections of different localization should be administered at 400 mg "Tsifran" for the 1st time.
The duration of therapy "Tsifran" is determined individually. In acute infections, treatment is carried out 5-7 days. If necessary, continue therapy after intravenous technique, you can switch to using tablets. After disappearance of the pathogenic symptoms treatment should continue for another 3 days.
Eye drops "Tsifran" should be administered in the lower conjunctival SAC. Single dose of money when infections are light or moderate degree is 1-2 drops in each affected eye. Use of the drug is required every 4 hours. In severe form of the disease, the dosage "Tsifran" is increased to 2 drops every hour. In such numbers medication must be used before the onset of noticeable improvements, after which the dose should be reduced.
For patients with severe impairment of renal function the daily dose of tablets and solution for infusion should be reduced by half.
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