Ciprodex


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Ciprodex

(sĭp′rō-dĕks′)
A trademark for a combination of the drugs ciprofloxacin hydrochloride and dexamethasone.
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There is some disagreement about whether a corticosteroid--contained in Ciprodex and Cortisporin but not Floxin--adds significant benefit.
The cost of Ciprodex is somewhat higher than for the generic.
He said in an interview that Ciprodex Otic, when used in the dosages recommended by the manufacturer, has become his treatment of choice for otitis media in children since its FDA approval.
Younis cited laboratory studies in which Ciprodex Otic was superior to Cortisporin Otic in resolving acute otitis externa and eradicating bacteria, and was superior to ofloxacin in clinical efficacy against acute otitis media with tubal otorrhea (Pediatrics [online] 113[1], 2004; www.
In addition, he cited the low incidence of adverse effects from Ciprodex Otic based on data from 400 children with acute otitis media and tympanostomy tubes and 537 children with acute otitis externa.
In addition to offering a practical method for accessing information about Ciprodex Otic and Moxeza Solution, DROPS101 features patient-managed customization tools, including onthe-spot prescription savings information eligible patients can take to the counter with a flash of a smartphone or tablet.
Ciprodex solution should be warmed in the hand for 1 or 2 minutes to avoid possible dizziness from instillation of a cold solution.
Stop by the Alcon booth at COSM to learn about CIPRODEX Otic's treatment success.