Review: could Cipro cause Bursitis?
Summary: Bursitis is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Zometa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis.
We study 5,469 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 6,866 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 6,961 Bursitis patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 5,469 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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Cipro for a 45-year old woman with Urinary Tract Disorder. The patient has Flank Pain (a distressing sensation experienced around the lower back and the upper abdomen)
- A study of drug interactions between Clonazepam, Prednisone, Zomig-zmt, Methadone Hydrochloride, Oxycodone, Vitamin D, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Cipro for a 56-year old woman with Sleep Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Atopic Eczema, Migraine Without Aura, Fibromyalgia, C. Difficile, Bladder Infection. The patient has Fibromyalgia, Migraine Without Aura, Acute Bladder Infection, C. Difficile Colitis, Pain - Bones
- A study of drug interactions between Invokana, Hydrochlorothiazide, Atorvastatin Calcium, Insulin, Ramipril, Metformin, Amlodipine Besylate for a 63-year old man with Diabetes Mellitus, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Hyperlipidaemia, Hypertension. The patient has Bursitis
- A study of side effects of Cipro for a 18-year old boy with Epididymitis. The patient has Testicle Pain (pain in testes)
- A study of side effects of Cipro for a 94-year old woman with Urinary Tract Infection Enterococcal. The patient has Femur Fracture
Recent Cipro related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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