Review: could Cipro cause Rectal abscess (Anorectal abscess)?
Summary: Rectal abscess is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Flagyl, and have Crohn's disease.
We study 5,469 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 16 have Rectal abscess. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal abscess 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)
Rectal abscess (pus in rectum) has been reported by people with crohn's disease, acne, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, ulcerative colitis. (latest reports from 1,828 Rectal abscess patients)
On Mar, 5, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 16 people (0.29%) have Rectal Abscess.
Time on Cipro when people have Rectal abscess * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rectal abscess||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Rectal abscess when taking Cipro * :
|Rectal abscess||0.00%||0.00%||35.71%||0.00%||28.57%||35.71%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Rectal abscess when taking Cipro ** :
How people recovered from Rectal abscess ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Crohn's disease (13 people, 81.25%)
- Pain (4 people, 25.00%)
- Anal abscess (3 people, 18.75%)
- Intestinal obstruction (2 people, 12.50%)
- Sedation (2 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Flagyl (6 people, 37.50%)
- Prednisone (5 people, 31.25%)
- Azathioprine (4 people, 25.00%)
- Morphine (4 people, 25.00%)
- Metronidazole (4 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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