Review: could Cipro cause Dysphagia (Swallowing difficulty)?
Summary: Dysphagia is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, 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, 193 have Dysphagia. Find out below who they are, when they have Dysphagia and more.
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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 6,867 Cipro users)
Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, depression. (latest reports from 36,358 Dysphagia patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 193 people (3.53%) have Dysphagia.
Time on Cipro when people have Dysphagia * :
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Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Cipro * :
Severity of Dysphagia when taking Cipro ** :
How people recovered from Dysphagia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (31 people, 16.06%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (14 people, 7.25%)
- Hypercalcaemia of malignancy (12 people, 6.22%)
- Hypercalcaemia (11 people, 5.70%)
- Prostate cancer (8 people, 4.15%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (130 people, 67.36%)
- Aredia (105 people, 54.40%)
- Lasix (89 people, 46.11%)
- Levaquin (86 people, 44.56%)
- Neurontin (80 people, 41.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Penicillin, Clonazepam, Alesse, Citalopram Hydrobromide for a 26-year old woman with Pericoronitis, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Birth Control, Major Depression. The patient has Swollen Lymph Nodes, Fever, Swallowing Difficulty, Pericoronitis, Swelling Face
- A study of drug interactions between Zoloft, Lamictal, Abilify for a 56-year old woman with Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar. The patient has Belching, Swallowing Difficulty, Heartburn
- A study of side effects of Cipro for a 45-year old woman with Urinary Tract Disorder. The patient has Flank Pain
- A study of side effects of Xeloda for a 62-year old woman with Breast Cancer Metastatic. The patient has Dysphagia
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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