Latest Cipro Stories
New infections emphasize the importance of using antibiotics wisely ATLANTA, April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- International travelers are bringing a multidrug-resistant intestinal
Drug Allegedly Linked to Serious Muscle Problems and Nerve Damage Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 The national law firm of
Last month, the California Supreme Court agreed to review a class-action lawsuit over the drug Cipro.
SAN DIEGO, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys representing plaintiffs who overpaid for the antibiotic Cipro are asking a California appellate court to reverse a lower court ruling that set aside antitrust claims against Bayer Corporation.
By Melissa McEver, The Brownsville Herald, Texas Jul. 18--Rio Grande Valley physicians say they still plan to prescribe the antibiotic Cipro and similar drugs despite a federal government's warning that the medicines could cause tendon infections and rupture.
After concerns were raised over severe side effects of antibiotics known as flouroquinolones, last week the Food and Drug Administration ordered manufacturers to provide additional warnings and cautionary literature for their products.
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Drug safety officials Tuesday imposed the government's most urgent safety warning on Cipro and similar antibiotics, citing evidence that they may lead to tendon ruptures, a serious injury that can leave patients incapacitated and needing extensive surgery.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The group of antibiotics that includes Bayer AG's Cipro should carry "black box" warnings about a higher risk of ruptured tendons, the Illinois Attorney General and a consumer group told federal health regulators on Tuesday.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.