Review: could Cipro cause Dementia?
Summary: Dementia is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Gabapentin, and have Bone loss.
We study 5,469 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dementia 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)
Dementia (madness) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 12,434 Dementia patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 14 people (0.26%) have Dementia.
Time on Cipro when people have Dementia * :
Age of people who have Dementia when taking Cipro * :
Severity of Dementia when taking Cipro ** :
How people recovered from Dementia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bone loss (1 people, 7.14%)
- Paraesthesia (1 people, 7.14%)
- Multiple myeloma (1 people, 7.14%)
- Pain (1 people, 7.14%)
- Heart transplant (1 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Gabapentin (11 people, 78.57%)
- Furosemide (11 people, 78.57%)
- Neurontin (10 people, 71.43%)
- Prednisolone (9 people, 64.29%)
- Penicillin vk (9 people, 64.29%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Doxylamine Succinate for a 60-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Dementia (madness)
- A study of drug interactions between Soluble Fiber, Ibuprofen, Vitamin B12, Melatonin, Namenda, Metoprolol Succinate, Levothyroxine Sodium, Donepezil Hydrochloride for a 79-year old man with Diarrhoea Aggravated, Ankle Pain, Memory Aids, Sleep Aid, Lewy Body Dementia, Hypertension, Thyroid Function Test Abnormal, Impaired Memory. The patient has Sleepy - Naps 5-6hrs Per Day, Diarrhoea Aggravated, Lewy Body Dementia
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