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Ciproxin Tablets 250mg (2012)

Active ingredients: Ciprofloxacin

Product Name and Form

Ciproxin 250 mg film-coated tablets.

Pharmaceutical form

Film-coated tablet.

Round, nearly white to slightly yellowish tablets marked with “CIP score 250” on one side and a Bayer cross on the reverse side.

The tablets can be divided into equal halves.

Qualitative and Quantitative Composition

Each film-coated tablet contains 250 mg ciprofloxacin (as hydrochloride).

For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

Chemical substance

Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial agent. The bactericidal action of ciprofloxacin results from the inhibition of both type II topoisomerase (DNA-gyrase) and topoisomerase IV, required for bacterial DNA replication, transcription, repair and recombination.

List of excipients

Tablet core:

Cellulose microcrystalline
Maize starch
Magnesium stearate
Silica colloidal anhydrous


Macrogol 4000
Titanium dioxide (E171)

Pack sizes and Marketing

One of the following primary packaging materials is used:

  • Transparent colourless or white opaque PVC/PVDC/Aluminum blister
  • Transparent colourless or white opaque PP/Aluminum blister
  • Aluminum/Aluminum blister

Pack sizes of: 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 20, 28, 50, 100, 160 or 500 film-coated tablets.

Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

Marketing authorization holder
Authorization dates

Bayer Plc
Bayer House
Strawberry Hill
Berkshire RG14 1JA
United Kingdom

3 February 1987 / 9 October 2010

Marketing authorization number:

PL 00010/0146