Review: could Cipro cause Bursitis?
Summary: Bursitis is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis. We study 5,472 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 101 have Bursitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Bursitis and more.
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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 6,870 Cipro users)
Bursitis (inflammation of a bursa, typically one in the knee, elbow, or shoulder) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 6,964 Bursitis patients)
On May, 1, 2015: 5,471 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 101 people (1.85%) have Bursitis.
Time on Cipro when people have Bursitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Bursitis when taking Cipro * :
Severity of Bursitis when taking Cipro ** :
How people recovered from Bursitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis (21 people, 20.79%)
- Multiple myeloma (20 people, 19.80%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 18.81%)
- Hypercalcaemia (10 people, 9.90%)
- Hypercalcaemia of malignancy (9 people, 8.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (92 people, 91.09%)
- Ambien (65 people, 64.36%)
- Lasix (59 people, 58.42%)
- Nexium (52 people, 51.49%)
- Aredia (50 people, 49.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (1 month ago):
Took cipro for 7 days and it kind of helped but now it's hurting again
Maggie on Apr, 17, 2015:
Cipro is the last drug I would take. In fact, I would never take it. You may want to look up ciproispoison.com Cipro should be taken off the market. Cipro has ruined my life and cause me to become disabled. Sorry for all those with issues and hope that you get well.
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