Cipro and Constipation - from FDA reports


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 Pain. This review analyzes which people have Constipation with Cipro. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,918 people who have side effects when taking Cipro from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Jul, 21, 2017

4,918 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro.
Among them, 127 people (2.58%) have Constipation


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cipro cause Constipation?

Time on Cipro when people have Constipation *:

  • < 1 month: 81.08 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 16.22 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 2.7 %
  • 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%)
  • Nausea (12 people, 9.45%)
  • Metastases To Bone (11 people, 8.66%)

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%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (51 people, 40.16%)
  • Fatigue (48 people, 37.80%)
  • Weight Decreased (45 people, 35.43%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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