Ciprofloxacin is a second generation fluoroquinoline antimicrobial similar in action to enrofloxacin.
Ciprofloxacin has shown activity against:
- Escherichia coli
- Klebsiella pneumoniae
- Proteus mirabilis
- Pseudomonas aeruginosa
- Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis
- Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus pyogenes
- Enterococcus faecalis
The recommended dose in dogs is 11 to 15 mg/kg per day.