Difference between levofloxacin and ciprofloxacin

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Avatar m tn Antibiotics that are specific for the urogenital tract include ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin, levofloxacin, and sparfloxacin. Dosages and doses vary basedon the antibiotic you want to start. For example, ciprofloxacin is administered twice daily in 500 mg tablets for 7 days.
Avatar n tn I have had two epideral injections done 1 between c7 and t1 and another between t1-t2. The first one was pretty quick and painless but the third was terrible and after 3 weeks my spine is very sore in that area in the morning. He wants me to have a third but I feel like that would make it worse. That is why I am hoping to get into a neurospine center. Will this false negative stop them from taking me?? I also hope that I will not get fired because of this or lose my disabilty payment???
798555 tn?1292791151 -- an antibiotic such as tetracycline (Brodspec, Sumycin, Tetracap, and others), demeclocycline (Declomycin), doxycycline (Vibramycin, Monodox, Doryx, Doxy, and others), or minocycline (Minocin, Dynacin, and others); -- a fluoroquinolone antibiotic such as ciprofloxacin (Cipro), gatifloxacin (Tequin), levofloxacin (Levaquin), lomefloxacin (Maxaquin), moxifloxacin (Avelox), norfloxacin (Noroxin), ofloxacin (Floxin), sparfloxacin (Zagam), or trovafloxacin (Trovan); or -- a medicati
242516 tn?1368227505 A virus hijacks your own body's healthy cells and uses it to reproduce and spread. A bacteria is its own living cell and multiplies and spreads on its own and is easier to destroy in that process. Speaking of outbreaks, influenza is finally reaching Palo Alto right around now.
142526 tn?1397094272 [32] The degree of the effect varies widely between individuals and between samples of juice, and therefore cannot be accounted for a priori. Another mechanism of interaction is possibly through the P-glycoprotein (Pgp) that is localized in the apical brush border of the enterocytes. Pgp transports lipophilic molecules out of the enterocyte back into the intestinal lumen.
6708370 tn?1471493810 I will repeat, I do not quite understand why your doctor did not use riba this last attempt and I do not quite agree with their statement about no difference between genotype 1A and 1-B response. Please make sure and double check the doctors recommendations against various responses on this forum before your next TX. (It costs nothing to get confirmatory opinions) Also, do pay attention to the next Liver conference; AASLD this fall.
Avatar n tn On the test this Dr.uses are very advanced and expensive. He told me they can tell the difference between oxycontin and oxycodone on these tests.Thats why he has discharged me. Stated I was selling my meds. because I was neg. for oxycodone. Just makes me so upset he is such jerk. He honeslty believes he is better then anyone. Just an arrogant you know what.He knows it all. Nothing could ever go wrong so must be you.You must be pushing your pills. He does this test everytime you go in.
Avatar m tn Is this common and how long does it normally take for the pain to go completely away along with the swelling? My scrotum hasn't swollen and i've had a ultrasound, blood test, and urine sample and all came back negitive for cancer or a tumor. I'm really frightened about it and hope that this is just epididymitis. Also, the epididymitis came after working out and I also have pain in my tighs, is it possible that i pulled my groin and also have epididymitis?
Avatar f tn Calling his findings merely the “tip of the iceberg,” Bailey expressed confidence that more research will reveal more interactions between drugs and the liquids they are taken with.
1275919 tn?1279839604 maybe, and this is just my thoughts, your dr made an even switch, for lack of better words…’even’ meaning here take this stronger medicine at 5mg…one every 4 hrs and see if that makes a difference or helps) I don’t think he meant take 2 every 4 hrs (I know the label say 1 or 2) b/c he should know that u would run couple weeks short….unless he wanted u to try 1 at first and if not helping then take 2…but make sure u call for an appt if u find 1 was working..so u took 2 and will need to call.
Avatar m tn As such , i was prescribed levofloxacin for 5 days but levofloxacin seemed to aggravate the problem and i discontinued it after taking it for 2 days. I seemed to do ok for the next 2 months and kept the masturbation frequency to 4-5 times a week .However , the problem did start to creep in again as i think my prostate got irritated again even with reduced masturbation frequency.I consulted a urologist and he did the digital rectal test and said my prostate seemed ok in size.
Avatar f tn Prescription rights for NP's and PA's (there is a difference between the two) vary from state to state. It is an unusual practice but it is true. Each state is different. PW my mother had pneumonia at the age of 70 caused by the Influenza A went through some years ago. I can relate. She too was in an induced coma and on a respiration for 5 days. We thought she would never make it. I am happy to report that not only did she recovery but she is still with us today. I was scared out of my mind.
Avatar n tn Check with the MFG of your prescriptions,,,,I can pretty much guarantee that unless you are independently wealthy, or are dying, you are getting synthetic chemicals for pain. This was how the difference between opiate, and opioid was explained to me. I would give you my personal reference however, this pain mgmt issue is so sensitive already, I don't like to get into the political/governmental/medical mess of it all or name names.