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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Ciprofloxacino

Ciprofloxacin (sip-roe-FLOX-a-sin)
A drug that is used to treat infections caused by bacteria and is being studied in the treatment of bladder cancer. Ciprofloxacin is a type of fluoroquinolone. Also called Cipro.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.