C Lox 250mg Tablet

Brand Name C Lox 250mg Tablet
Salt Composition Ciprofloxacin (250mg)
Strength 250mg
Product Form Tablet
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Anti-Biotic
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Yacca Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressYacca Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd,11th km stone,, nh 73, bhagwanpur, uttarakhand 247667
-15%
image
M.R.P : Rs.39.00       Price : Rs.33.15

You Save : Rs.5.85    Inclusive of all taxes

- +

Availability : In Stock

  Online Payment Only



    Medical Description of C Lox 250mg Tablet

    C Lox tablet contains Ciprofloxacin is in a class of medication called Fluoroquinolones (Antibiotics) which are meant for oral use only. It is used in the treatment of bacterial infection includes acute sinusitis, bone and joint infection, chronic bacterial prostatitis, infectious diarrhea, lower-respiratory tract infection, Nosocomial Pneumonia, Intra-abdominal infection, Skin infection, urinary tract infection, Cervical gonococcal infection, Anthrax infection by killing the bacteria enzyme which is responsible for the infection.


    C Lox 250mg Tablet Uses

    • Acute sinusitis
    • Bone and joint infection
    • Skin infection
    • Lower respiratory tract infection
    • Chronic bacterial prostatitis
    • Infectious diarrhea
    • Anthrax  infection
    • Nosocomial Pneumonia
    • Cervical gonococcal infection
    • Urinary tract infection


    C Lox 250mg Tablet Benefits

    Bacterial infections:

    Bacterial infection occurs when bacteria enter your body and start multiplying which may cause tissue damage and make you sick. Mostly it is caused by Staphylococcus and Streptococcus organisms. The bacterial diseases are cholera, bacterial meningitis, tetanus, gonorrhea, pneumonia, and syphilis. Symptoms include fever, chills, and sweats, inflamed lymph nodes, headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain

    Acute sinusitis

    It is also called acute rhinosinusitis.  It is an inflammation inside your nose which is called sinusitis. It is usually caused by the common cold, or by any viral or bacterial infection. Symptoms include runny nose, postnasal drainage, congestion, swelling around your eyes, ear pressure, headache, cough, bad breath, fatigue, and fever.

    Bone and joint infection

    Bone infection is also called Osteomyelitis. It is caused by bacteria called staphylococcus which travels through the bloodstream to the weak area in a bone. Symptoms include fever, pain, fatigue, tenderness, redness, and warmth.

    Urinary tract infection

    It is a type of infection that affects the urethra, kidneys, and bladder. It is caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include abdominal pain, frequent urination, dysuria, blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating

    Skin infection

    It is usually caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. The common skin infection includes cellulitis, impetigo. Symptoms include red skin, blisters, swelling, pain, red spots, and tenderness

    Lower respiratory tract infections:

    Infection in the lungs especially in the lower airways Common infections are Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia which are caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include runny nose, dry cough, sore throat, low-grade fever, and headache.

    Chronic bacterial prostatitis

    It is a bacterial infection in the prostate gland. It usually occurs due to stress, autoimmune diseases, bladder stones, urinary retention. It is caused by bacteria called Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating, painful urination, pain while ejaculating, and pain during bowel movements

    Infectious diarrhea

    It is also called gastroenteritis. It is usually caused by viruses, bacteria, and parasites (Salmonella enteritidis, E.coli, Shigella, Norovirus, Rotavirus, Adenovirus, Giardia lamblia, Cryptosporidium. It occurs due to increased secretion of fluid and electrolytes in the intestine. Symptoms include

    Anthrax  infection

    It is a rare serious bacterial infection usually caused by spore-forming bacteria Bacillus anthracis. It usually spread from infected animals to humans. Symptoms include chest pain, fatigue, fever, headache, blisters, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, skin ulcer, and inflamed lymph nodes

    Nosocomial Pneumonia

    It is also called hospital-acquired pneumonia which usually occurs after the patient gets admitted to the hospital. It is caused by gram-negative bacilli and Staphylococcus aureus. Symptoms include fever, malaise, loss of appetite, chest pain, shortness of breath, and irregular heartbeat

    Cervical gonococcal infection

    It is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae. It affects both males and females. Symptoms include thick discharge from the penis, increased vaginal discharge, pain while urinating, anal itching, discharge, and spotting between menstrual bleeding.


    C Lox 250mg Tablet Indication

    It is used in the treatment of bacterial infection includes acute sinusitis, bone, and joint infection, chronic bacterial prostatitis, infectious diarrhea, lower-respiratory tract infection, Nosocomial Pneumonia, Intra-abdominal infection, Skin infection, urinary tract infection, Cervical gonococcal infection, Anthrax infection by killing the bacteria enzyme which is responsible for the infection.


    Mechanism of action of C Lox 250mg Tablet

    Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone that produces its action by inhibiting the DNA gyrase of bacteria and promotes the breakage of double-stranded DNA which results in cell death.


    How C Lox 250mg Tablet works

    Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone that produces its action by inhibiting the DNA gyrase of bacteria and promotes the breakage of double-stranded DNA which results in cell death.


    C Lox 250mg Tablet Contraindication

    If the patient is allergic to the composition of the medicines


    C Lox 250mg Tablet Side Effects

    • Abdominal pain
    • Diarrhea
    • Increased aminotransferase level
    • Headache
    • Acidosis
    • Arthralgia
    • Breast pain
    • Bronchospasm
    • Hallucination
    • Hypotension


    FAQs for C Lox 250mg Tablet

    • Is the C Lox tablet safe?

    Yes, this tablet is safe to use if the dose and duration are prescribed by your doctor.

    • What if I forget to take the C Lox tablet?

    If you missed the dose take the medicine as soon as you remember. If it is time for a subsequent dose skip the missed dose and continue with a daily dose

    • Can the use of C Lox tablet cause diarrhea?

    Yes, the use of this tablet can cause diarrhea while killing the harmful bacteria it also affects the bacteria which is present in the intestine this lead to diarrhea


    Precautions and general warning of C Lox 250mg Tablet

    Alcohol

    It is considered safe to consume alcohol while taking this medication. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Driving or operating machinery

    It is considered unsafe during driving you may feel dizziness. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Pregnancy

    It is considered unsafe during pregnancy it may produce harmful effects on the fetus. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Breast Feeding

    It is considered safe during breastfeeding it does not excrete via breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Kidney Problem

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with renal impairment. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Liver Disease

    It is considered safe to use this medicine in patients with hepatic impairment if it prescribed by the doctor


    How to Take C Lox 250mg Tablet

    The Tablet is taken orally with or without food. You should not chew, cut or crush the tablet. Initially start with a low dose and slowly increase the dose once every week. Follow the direction mentioned within the label if you probably did not understand the appliance kindly ask your doctor or pharmacist to elucidate in detail. Do not withdraw the medicine when you feel better kindly complete the course of treatment to avoid reoccurrence.


    Use of C Lox 250mg Tablet in Adult

    It is considered safe to use this medicine for an adult patient if the drug is prescribed by the doctor.


    Use of C Lox 250mg Tablet in children

    It is considered unsafe to this medicine for children who are below 1 year old. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of C Lox 250mg Tablet in Elderly Patients

    It is considered safe to use this medicine for an elder patient if the drug is prescribed by the doctor.


    Other general warnings

    The use of this drug may cause tendinitis, tendon rupture, arthralgia, myalgia, peripheral neuropathy, and central nervous system effects include hallucinations, anxiety, depression, insomnia, and confusion

    While using this drug crystalluria may occur

    Avoid excessive sunlight because the use of this drug may cause moderate to severe photosensitivity reaction

    Do not use this drug if you have myasthenia gravis because it may cause muscle weakness


    Talk to your doctor if

    • If the patient is allergic to the composition of the medicines
    • If you’re using any concomitant medications
    • If you’re not responding to the corresponding treatment


    General instructions

    Ciprofloxacin should be taken at the same time every day. Take this medicine as per your doctor's prescription. Do not take the medicine without consulting with the doctor. Follow the dose and duration as per the doctor’s advice do not consume more or less dose than prescribed by the doctor.


    Drug Interaction of C Lox 250mg Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    BCG vaccine live + Ciprofloxacin 

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of Ciprofloxacin decreases the effect of the BCG vaccine live by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Flibanserin + Ciprofloxacin 

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of Ciprofloxacin will increase the effect of flibanserin by affecting the patient hepatic and intestinal enzyme metabolism

    Aluminum hydroxide + Ciprofloxacin 

    Use alternative drugs because the use of aluminum hydroxide decreases the level of Ciprofloxacin by inhibiting GI absorption.

    Atracurium + Ciprofloxacin

    Use alternative drugs because the use of Ciprofloxacin may increase the effect of atracurium by pharmacodynamic synergism which increases the risk of respiratory depression

    Rasagiline + Ciprofloxacin 

    Use alternative drugs because the use of Ciprofloxacin will increase the effect of rasagiline by affecting the patient hepatic and intestinal enzyme metabolism

    Drug-Food Interaction

    The combination of Ciprofloxacin and caffeine may increase the effect of caffeine so kindly avoid this combination. Kindly consult with the doctor if you have experienced adverse effects like headache, tremor, restlessness, insomnia, and increased heart rate.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Gastrointestinal disease

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with gastrointestinal diseases like colitis. If you experienced any adverse effects like severe diarrhea, abdominal pain, blood in stools immediately consult with the doctor.

    Renal dysfunction:

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients with renal impairment because they have a higher risk of developing nephrotoxicity. Kindly adjust the dose based on the severity of the diseases

    Diabetes:

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of quinolones interferes in blood glucose's effect on pancreatic beta cells ATP-potassium channels which regulate the secretion of insulin. The use of quinolones may cause hypoglycemia so monitor the patient blood glucose level regularly.

    Tendonitis:

    Therapy should be avoided in patients who are having a history of tendon disorders because the use of quinolones itself may cause a rupture in the tendon.

    QT interval prolongation:

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of quinolones may prolong the QT interval of electrocardiogram and may increase the risk of ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation.


    Over Dose

    Consuming more quantity than the prescribed dose may cause an overdose. Kindly use the medicine as per you’re doctor advice


    Missed Dose

    If you missed the dose take the medicine as soon as you remember. If it is time for a subsequent dose skip the missed dose and continue with a daily dose


    Storage and Disposal

    • Store the drugs in a closed container at room temperature, and keep the medicines away from heat, moisture, and direct daylight
    • Do not keep the medicine reaching out to children’s
    • Do not keep outdated medicine
    • Ask your doctor or pharmacist the way to eliminate the medicine that’s not in use
    • Store below 30C


    Fast Tag

    • C Lox Tablet is in a class of medication called fluoroquinolone antibiotics
    • The drug is employed in the treatment of  various bacterial infections
    • This tablet is taken orally by mouth with or without food
    • Do not use this medicine if the patient is allergic to the composition of the medicine