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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 1,165
Ibuprofen 990
Cipro 944
Last Update February 4, 2016
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Cipro vs Flagyl for Abscess

Cipro
VS.
Flagyl
Other name: Ciprofloxacin Ciprofloxacin
Other name: Metronidazole Metronidazole
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.7
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Abscess
1.8
Concern level
3.4
Helpfulness
for Abscess
3.9
Concern level
3.2
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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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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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Allergies
8
Fever
7
Nausea
5
Tiredness
5
Anxiety
4
Ulcerative Colitis
3
Headaches
3
Depression
2
Stomach Pain
2
Cramping
2
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Nausea
9
Fistula
4
Depression
3
Bloating
3
Asthma
2
Osteoporosis
2
Dizzy
2
Weight Gain
1
Metallic Taste
1
Loss of Appetite
1
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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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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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and Flagyl. Had very bad reaction to cipro and hope to...
| www.crohnsforum.com
" ...not healing and I had been treated for new abscess with cipro and Flagyl. Had very bad reaction to cipro and hope to never take it again. Anyway after last remi had 10 great days! Abscess was gone.... "

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ndon pain so they stopped the cipro after a day or so. Co...
| www.crohnsforum.com
" ...info here! My son had an abscess. He went on flagyl ...tendon pain so they stopped the cipro after a day or ...so. Continued on the flagyl and it really helped with his pain fast. Abscess went... "

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been put on cipro and flagyl a bunch of time for my abscess...
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" I have been put on cipro and flagyl a bunch of time for my abscess and fistulas. I don't feel they help me at all. I do take the full... "

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All I know is the combo of that & cipro works for me every...
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" ...had that problem, but flagyl is awful tasting...very bitter! All I ...combo of that &... "

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flagyl and cipro together and feel relief to the symptoms...
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" I've been prescribed flagyl and cipro together and feel relief to the symptoms within hours as well. Definately by the next... "

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dramatically. I've used Cipro and Flagyl which were ve...
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" ...was going significantly less, my abscess wasn't getting as irritated and although it's not completely gone yet, the size has reduced dramatically. I've used Cipro and Flagyl which were very... "

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them now. Cipro causes tendon problems and I'm allergic...
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" Hello. Using cipro and/or flagyl have worked well for my flare ups for 3 ...I can't take them now. Cipro causes tendon problems and I'm allergic to flagyl. I'm having a flare up ...not as effective. Tried... "

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cipro on and off for my chronic abscesses. They never worked...
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" ...on flagyl, bactrim and cipro on and off for my chronic abscesses. They... "

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abscessed. I also took that & Cipro when my abscess burst,...
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" ...it's a possible fistula? Flagyl is strictly anti-biotic, it offers no pain relief at all- if it is a fistula, the Flagyl will help keep it from becoming infected or abscessed. I also took that &... "

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me at risk. Now taking Cipro and Flagyl and he plans to...
| www.crohnsforum.com
" ...plug didn't work. I have a new abscess behind plug. GI feels ...me at risk. Now taking Cipro and Flagyl and he plans to double remi dose next time depending on CT results from today. It doesn't work for... "

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