Tag: "ciprofloxacin" at medical news
Ranbaxy joins hand with Cipla to co-market ciprofloxacin
...broad-spectrum antibiotic. The domestic market for ciprofloxacin
is estimated to be around Rs 310 crore. //Ciprof...ording to the company, the alliance with Cipla for ciprofloxacin
will be a win-win situation for both companies, enabling to leverage its combined marketing prowess ...
Pharma majors gear to supply anti-anthrax drug
...es produces both the bulk and formulation forms of ciprofloxacin
and according to a company spokesman, the U.S. Sen...ng December. The treatment for anthrax entails one ciprofloxacin
twice a day and the U.S. Government wants to purchase enough Ciprofloxacin to cover 12 million patie...
Cipro Has Cheaper Cousins to Treat Anthrax
...e this month, Cipro -- the brand name for the drug ciprofloxacin
-- was little known outside of doctor's offices and pharmacies, where it is dispensed to treat a variety of diseases, including urinary tract infections. Like other antibiotics, Cipro kills harmful bacteria in the body. The main difference is that ...
Panacea Biotech To Market Anthrax Vaccine
...e.// The vaccine is different from drugs such as ciprofloxacin
currently being used in the treatment of anthrax. Ciprofloxacin is administered after a person has contacted anthrax. The vaccine develops immunity in the human body to anthrax bacillus. According to marketing director Rajesh, the vaccine developed b...
Once-Daily Cipro(R) XR for Treating Complicated Urinary Tract Infections
...fections. This new extended release formulation of ciprofloxacin
may provide a convenient// once-daily treatment option for these difficult-to treat infections. The once-daily formulation enables the rapid release of ciprofloxacin, which distributes to the serum and tissues within hours. This is followed by a seco...
Understanding The Effectiveness Of Antibiotics In Treating Urinary Tract Infection
...-clavulanate (Augmentin) is not as effective // as ciprofloxacin
(Cipro) at treating an uncomplicated bladder infec... a three-day regimen of amoxicillin-clavulanate to ciprofloxacin
for treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis. Ciprofloxacin was found to be about 20-percent more ...
New Treatment Discovered For Pediatric Cholera
...ffectively with a single dose // of the antibiotic ciprofloxacin
, according to a study published online by The Lan...en were randomly assigned to treatment with either ciprofloxacin
or erythromycin. Treatment with ciprofloxacin
was successful within 48 hours in 60% of cases, compar...
New And More Effective Treatment For Cholera
...-dose course of erythromycin with a single-dose of ciprofloxacin
was done. Ciprofloxacin was more effective than er... and stool number and volume. However, single-dose ciprofloxacin
was inferior to erythromycin in eradicating the cholera bacteria—Vibrio cholerae--resulting in those...
Now, Silica Nanobubbles for Targeted Drug Delivery
...deep, who led the team at IIT. They incorporated ciprofloxacin
(a known antibiotic) molecules on the gold nanoparticle surface with subsequent growth of a silica shell over that. This was followed by removal of the gold core -- using a method they have patented -- leaving behind a "nanobubble" inside which the a...
Skin-Destroying Ulcer Appears in NSW as New Treatment Guidelines Emerge
...he combination of (the antibiotics) rifampicin and ciprofloxacin
seems promising, and has the potential to provide an easily accessible, relatively well tolerated and inexpensive oral antibiotic treatment that can result in a significant reduction in ... morbidity and cost,” Dr O’Brien said. In a related editori...