Cipro HC Side Effects
Generic name: ciprofloxacin / hydrocortisone otic
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Jan 27, 2023.
Note: This document contains side effect information about ciprofloxacin / hydrocortisone otic. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Cipro HC.
Applies to ciprofloxacin/hydrocortisone otic: otic suspension.
Serious side effects of Cipro HC
Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking ciprofloxacin / hydrocortisone otic:
Incidence not known
- Blistering, crusting, irritation, itching, or reddening of the skin
- burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
- cracked, dry, or scaly skin
- hives or welts
- redness of the skin
- skin rash
Other side effects of Cipro HC
Some side effects of ciprofloxacin / hydrocortisone otic may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects.
Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:
Incidence not known
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to ciprofloxacin / hydrocortisone otic: otic suspension.
Common (1% to 10%): Fever, otitis externa (non-treated ear), otitis media
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Full sensation of the ear
Common (1% to 10%): Pruritus
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Rash, urticaria
Postmarketing reports: Fungal skin infection, skin exfoliation[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Headache
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Hypesthesia, paresthesia
Frequency not reported: Migraine
Postmarketing reports: Dizziness[Ref]
Common (1% to 10%): Infection[Ref]
Uncommon (0.1% to 1%): Ear disorder, ear pain
Frequency not reported: Cough[Ref]
Postmarketing reports: Blurred vision
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1. Product Information. Cipro HC (ciprofloxacin-hydrocortisone otic). Bayer.
2. Cerner Multum, Inc. Australian Product Information.
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Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.