Review: Cipro and Imodium drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Cipro and Imodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on 88 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Cipro (latest outcomes from 6,823 users) has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Imodium (latest outcomes from 9,736 users) has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea.
On Feb, 27, 2014: 88 people who reported to have interactions when taking Cipro, Imodium are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride)
- Imodium (loperamide hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Cipro, Imodium:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||26|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||20|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||13|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Cipro, Imodium:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease
- Mantle cell lymphoma
- Multiple myeloma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. Imodium (loperamide hydrochloride) is often used to treat diarrhea. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Cipro is used in:
- Imodium is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Cipro alternatives:
- Imodium alternatives:
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By trudie: I am taking prednislone for polymyalgia rhuematica and symbicourt and ventolin for copd are there any known reactions for taking these medications
since taking these 3 drugs,I am getting cramp in my fingers and also my legs, are these all side effects, sometimes I feel a little dizzy
- By Dawn Perry: I'm taking methananamine hipp so i won't get a uti. i skipped a dose and have a uti. i'm back on the methananamine hipp.can i take cipro with it for the uti?
I skipped a dose of the methenamine hipp. That was a huge no-no. I immediately got a uti. I need an antibiotic asap but I don't know if I can take cipro with the methanimine hipp. Does anybody know i should stop this antiseptic drug and take the antibiotic for now? Thanks so very much!!!!
- By William H. Alban: Would cipro possibly be responsible for a weak neck /hard to hold up/feels like it will fall off.
Surgery included removal of bladder stones an diverticula in bladder.
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