CIFRAN is used to treat certain bacterial infections such as:
kidney and bladder infections
bone and joint infections
CIFRAN tablets contain the active ingredient, ciprofloxacin, which is an antibiotic belonging to a group of medicines called quinolones (pronounced KWIN-a-lones).
This medicine works by killing the bacteria which cause these infections. This helps your body to fight the infection.
This medicine will not work against viral infections such as colds or flu.