What is Ciprofloxacin-dexamethasone?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Ciprodex

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This is a combination product that contains an antibiotic and steroid, respectively. This may be used for ear infections, such as acute otitis media or acute otitis externa.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Ciprofloxacin-dexamethasone

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Ciprofloxacin-dexamethasone

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Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 5
Did not seem to work 1
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Duration

Stopped taking Ciprofloxacin-dexamethasone

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
1 - 2 years 1
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 3
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 3
Not at all hard to take 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Ciprofloxacin-dexamethasone after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Budesonide (Pulmicort) 1
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1 patient evaluation for Ciprofloxacin-dexamethasone

Nov 5, 2012 (Started May 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Prevent infection)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 0.3%-0.1% Daily

Sep 16, 2011 (Started May 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prevent infection)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 0.3%-0.1% Daily

May 12, 2011 (Started May 03, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prevent infection)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Doctor recommendation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 0.3%-0.1% Daily

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