Could Cipro cause Constipation - from FDA reports
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 Pain . We study 4,904 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA. Among them, 127 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Cipro 5,953 users)
Constipation has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma (latest reports from 135,548 Constipation patients).
On Dec, 28, 2016
4,904 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro.
Among them, 127 people (2.59%) have Constipation
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cipro when people have Constipation *:
- < 1 month: 80.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.14 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.86 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Constipation when taking Cipro *:
- female: 63.56 %
- male: 36.44 %
Age of people who have Constipation when taking Cipro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 12.36 %
- 20-29: 1.12 %
- 30-39: 5.62 %
- 40-49: 19.1 %
- 50-59: 17.98 %
- 60+: 43.82 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (26 people, 20.47%)
- Preventive Health Care (19 people, 14.96%)
- Multiple Myeloma (14 people, 11.02%)
- Diverticulitis (13 people, 10.24%)
- Nausea (12 people, 9.45%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (41 people, 32.28%)
- Prednisone (28 people, 22.05%)
- Ibuprofen (23 people, 18.11%)
- Dexamethasone (22 people, 17.32%)
- Aredia (22 people, 17.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (59 people, 46.46%)
- Stress And Anxiety (55 people, 43.31%)
- Diarrhea (52 people, 40.94%)
- Breathing Difficulty (51 people, 40.16%)
- Depression (49 people, 38.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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