Review: could Cipro cause Brain Damage?


Brain damage is reported only by a few people who take Cipro. We study 14,777 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Brain damage. Find out below who they are, when they have Brain damage and more.

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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Cipro 5,914 users)

Brain Damage

Brain damage has been reported by people with shin splints, pain, tongue disorder, heavy or prolong menstrual bleeding, tired eyes (latest reports from 1,009 Brain damage patients).

On Aug, 31, 2016

14,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro.
Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Brain Damage

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cipro cause Brain damage?

Time on Cipro when people have Brain Damage *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Brain Damage when taking Cipro *:

  • female: 66.67 %
  • male: 33.33 %

Age of people who have Brain Damage when taking Cipro *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Urinary Tract Infection (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Prostatitis (1 person, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zyprexa (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Zoloft (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Vicodin (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Serevent (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Atrovent (1 person, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Renal Impairment (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Myocardial Infarction (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Lung Infection (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Convulsion (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Coma (2 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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