Ciprofloxacin hcl (hydrochloride) is a kind of antibiotic drug that is used to treat several diseases caused by a bacterial infections. Bacterial infections occur when some harmful bacteria gets into our system. Common infections like throat and ear infections, blood infections, abdominal infections, skin infections, bone infections, joints infections, and infections of the gall bladder are the most common diseases that can be treated with ciprofloxacin hcl. The active ingredient of this kind of antibiotic is of course ciprofloxacin, from the name itself. Ciprofloxacin hcl is classified under the group of drugs called flouroquinolones, a family of synthetic drug in which it kills a wide spectrum of bacteria by avoiding the replication of the bacteria DNA. Ciprofloxacin hcl is also called Cipro tablet but Ciprofloxacin oral suspensions are also available in the market today.