A patient with a urinary tract infection is prescribed ciprofloxacin. The nurse should teach the patient about which most common side effects?


• GI discomfort, nausea, and vomiting are the most common side effects of ciprofloxacin.

• Pseudomembranous colitis, tendonitis, and polyuria are potential adverse reactions, but not common.

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