Review: could Cipro cause Muscle cramp (Muscle cramps)?
Summary: Muscle cramp is reported only by a few people who take Cipro.
We study 5,467 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Muscle cramp. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle cramp and more.
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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 6,864 Cipro users)
Muscle cramp (painful sensation caused by muscle contraction) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, pain, depression. (latest reports from 10,615 Muscle cramp patients)
On Jan, 6, 2015: 5,465 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 2 people (0.04%) have Muscle Cramp.
Time on Cipro when people have Muscle cramp * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle cramp||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Muscle cramp when taking Cipro * :
|Muscle cramp||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Severity of Muscle cramp when taking Cipro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle cramp||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle cramp ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Memory aids (1 people, 50.00%)
- Infection (1 people, 50.00%)
- Energy preservation (1 people, 50.00%)
- Depressed mood (1 people, 50.00%)
- Salmonellosis (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ritalin (2 people, 100.00%)
- Namenda (1 people, 50.00%)
- Pristiq (1 people, 50.00%)
- Multivitamin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Tiazac (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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