Review: could Cipro cause Constipation?
Summary: Constipation is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 5,469 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 251 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation 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)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 81,475 Constipation patients)
On Mar, 13, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 251 people (4.59%) have Constipation.
Time on Cipro when people have Constipation * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Cipro * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Cipro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Constipation ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (21 people, 8.37%)
- Osteoporosis (19 people, 7.57%)
- Metastases to bone (19 people, 7.57%)
- Pain (16 people, 6.37%)
- Acne (14 people, 5.58%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (118 people, 47.01%)
- Aredia (75 people, 29.88%)
- Lasix (73 people, 29.08%)
- Levaquin (71 people, 28.29%)
- Clindamycin (70 people, 27.89%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Suboxone, Celebrex, Clonidine for a 32-year old man with Drug Addiction, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Adhd. The patient has Constipation Aggravated
- A study of side effects of Aspirin for a 28-year old woman with Primary Polycythemia. The patient has Constipation
- A study of side effects of Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride for a 17-year old girl with Acne. The patient has Constipation
- A study of drug interactions between Hydrochlorothiazide, Lasix, Metformin for a 38-year old woman with Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Passed Out, Diabetes. The patient has Constipation, Bloating, Painful Urination, Pain - Leg, Unable To Get Pregnant, Unable To Concentrate, Passed Out
- 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)
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