Abscess

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abscess is a collection of pus (dead neutrophils) that has accumulated in a cavity formed by the tissue in which the pus resides due ...
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Flagyl 1,101 Cipro 885 Ibuprofen 785
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Cipro vs Metronidazole for Abscess

Cipro
VS.
Metronidazole
Other name: Ciprofloxacin (Ciprofloxacin)
Other name: Flagyl (Flagyl)
3.0
2.5
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Infection
UTI
Pouchitis
Bladder Infection
Prostatitis
Sinus Infections
Kidney Infection
Abscess
Diverticulitis*
Anthrax
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Acne
Inflammation*
Sexually Transmitted Disease*
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Bacterial Infection
Abscess
Crohn's Disease*
Lyme*
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
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Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Ciprofloxacin (International Nonproprietary Name) is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class.It is a second-generation quinolone antibacterial. It kills bacteria by interfering with the enzymes that cause DNA to rewind a...
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Metronidazole (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nitroimidazole antibiotic medication used particularly for anaerobe bacterium and protozoa. Metronidazole is an antibiotic, amebicide, and antiprotozoal. It is the drug of choice for first episodes ...
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Top Concerns
Cip
Allergies
9
Fever
7
Nausea
6
Tiredness
5
Anxiety
3
Ulcerative Colitis
3
Headaches
3
Weakness
3
Depression
3
Cramping
2
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Met
Nausea
6
Dizzy
2
Depression
2
Vaginal Discharge
2
Bloating
2
Metallic Taste
2
Spotting
1
Diabetes
1
Loss Of Appetite
1
Nausea And Vomiting
1
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Cip
Met
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Cip
Met
6
6
Tiredness
Cip
Met
5
0
Anxiety
Cip
Met
3
0
Ulcerative Colitis
Cip
Met
3
0
Headaches
Cip
Met
3
0
Weakness
Cip
Met
3
0
Depression
Cip
Met
3
2
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Cip
Met
2
0
Nausea
Met
Cip
6
6
Dizzy
Met
Cip
2
0
Depression
Met
Cip
2
3
Vaginal Discharge
Met
Cip
2
0
Bloating
Met
Cip
2
0
Metallic Taste
Met
Cip
2
0
Spotting
Met
Cip
1
0
Diabetes
Met
Cip
1
0
Loss Of Appetite
Met
Cip
1
0
Nausea And Vomiting
Met
Cip
1
0
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Ciprofloxacin (International Nonproprietary Name) is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class.It is a second-generation quinolone antibacterial. It kills bacteria by interfering with the enzymes that cause DNA to rewind a...
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About Metronidazole
Metronidazole (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nitroimidazole antibiotic medication used particularly for anaerobe bacterium and protozoa. Metronidazole is an antibiotic, amebicide, and antiprotozoal. It is the drug of choice for first episodes ...
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cipro and developed mild tingling in hands and feet from...
" ...a few months before cipro and developed mild tingling in hands and feet from that also. Only ...taken a course of metronidazole a year or so before that, back in 2006 I think because of a dental... "

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ith CDiff. It gives me terrible nausea and a bad headache....
" ...taking a round of Cipro, then Clinimician, I ended up with CDiff. It gives me terrible nausea and a bad headache. Also, I'm still having diarreah after... "

it helped for peri-anal fistulas but I got pins and needles...
" Once took metronidazole for months. I think it helped for peri-anal fistulas but I got pins and needles in my hands and ...term use I read. Flagyl &cipro killed all the natural... "

a lot of GIs prescribe Cipro flagyl for infection. And y...
" ...a lot of GIs prescribe Cipro flagyl for infection. And yea, I've heard ...pains. Ask your GI for flagyl(metronidazole). I think a lot of people tolerate it well except for... "

almost 11 months. I got the metallic taste in my mouth...
" I, too, was on metronidazole/cipro for almost 11 months. I got the metallic taste in my mouth, so horrible, ugh! I ...suspect the longtime use of metronidazole/cipro. And I get to take another... "

he put me on Cipro. It didnt work and I went back and s...
" ...I went to the doctor almost 2 weeks ago because I was having UTI symptoms. She put me on Cipro. It didnt work and I went back and she put me on Metronidazole. I had to stop taking it because I was... "

tibiotic. She should stop the Cipro and just take the res...
" ...was no reason to prescribe the Cipro. Cleocin is an OK ...treatment, but is usually used with the metronidazole. Also, the metro is usually the drug of choice and generally doesn't need the... "

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and then cipro for 6 weeks, still without any effect.....
" ...didnt really look like pouchitis - but after the first time i was treated with metronidazol - without any effect, and then cipro for 6 weeks, still without any effect.. ...development says i still have UC... "

ere on cipro and not getting better, they are worse. T...
" ...went to El AAAAAAA He got back and is having headaches, body aches, cramping & ...Almost all the others were on cipro and not getting better, they are worse. They gave me sulfameth, metronidazole and... "

immediately. I had taken Cipro before and never had a...
" ...After Dr. Fry drained the abscess I had inside the anus he did place me on Cipro and another antibiotic which name now slips my mind. I do remember that on the third day I could barely get out of... "

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