Review: could Cipro cause Hyperkalemia?
Summary: Hyperkalemia 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 Aspirin, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 5,468 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 67 have Hyperkalemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hyperkalemia and more.
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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 6,865 Cipro users)
Hyperkalemia (damage to or disease of the kidney) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, pain, cardiac failure. (latest reports from 26,143 Hyperkalemia patients)
On Feb, 18, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 67 people (1.23%) have Hyperkalemia.
Time on Cipro when people have Hyperkalemia * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Cipro * :
Severity of Hyperkalemia when taking Cipro ** :
How people recovered from Hyperkalemia ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (12 people, 17.91%)
- Pain (11 people, 16.42%)
- Hypercalcaemia of malignancy (10 people, 14.93%)
- Hypercalcaemia (9 people, 13.43%)
- Breast infection (6 people, 8.96%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (39 people, 58.21%)
- Digoxin (30 people, 44.78%)
- Lasix (29 people, 43.28%)
- Ativan (28 people, 41.79%)
- Simvastatin (23 people, 34.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Clonazepam, Prednisone, Zomig-zmt, Methadone Hydrochloride, Oxycodone, Vitamin D, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Cipro for a 56-year old woman with Sleep Disorder Due To A General Medical Condition, Atopic Eczema, Migraine Without Aura, Fibromyalgia, C. Difficile, Bladder Infection. The patient has Fibromyalgia, Migraine Without Aura, Acute Bladder Infection, C. Difficile Colitis, Pain - Bones
- A study of drug interactions between Lithium Carbonate, Valproate Sodium, Quetiapine Fumarate, Venlafaxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B6 for a 32-year old woman with Bipolar, Pmdd. The patient has Hyperkalaemia
- A study of side effects of Polyethylene Glycol 3350 for a 56-year old woman with Constipation. The patient has Elevated Potassium (hyperkalemia-high potassium in the serum)
- A study of drug interactions between Xanax, Lexapro for a 57-year old woman with Stress At Work, Depression Postmenopausal. The patient has Potassium - High
- A study of side effects of Cipro for a 18-year old boy with Epididymitis. The patient has Testicle Pain (pain in testes)
Recent Cipro related drug comparison:
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