Active Ingredient: Ciprofloxacin
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Cipro and other medications Below is a list of medications that can interact with Cipro.
Before taking Cipro, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist about all prescription, over-the-counter, and other drugs you take. Also tell them about any vitamins, herbs, and supplements you use. Sharing this information can help you avoid potential interactions.
Antacids Many antacids such as Tums, Gaviscon, and Maalox contain calcium carbonate, magnesium hydroxide, and aluminum hydroxide.
These ingredients can bind to Cipro and prevent your body from absorbing it. This can decrease how well Cipro works.
To avoid this interaction, take Cipro at least two hours before taking an antacid, or six hours afterward. Anticoagulant drugs Taking Cipro with oral anticoagulant drugs such as warfarin Coumadin, Jantoven might increase the anticoagulant effects.
This might result in increased bleeding. Drugs that prolong the QT interval Certain medications prolong your QT interval, which means they might affect the rhythm of your heartbeat. Taking Cipro with these drugs can increase the risk of having a dangerous irregular heartbeat.