Review: could Cipro cause Renal failure (Acute kidney failure)?
Summary: Renal failure 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 Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 5,468 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 183 have Renal failure. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure 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)
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, coronary artery bypass, multiple myeloma, diabetes, pain. (latest reports from 72,154 Renal failure patients)
On Feb, 18, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 183 people (3.35%) have Renal Failure.
Time on Cipro when people have Renal failure * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure||70.00%||20.00%||10.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Renal failure when taking Cipro * :
|Renal failure||0.00%||0.00%||0.62%||3.09%||10.49%||15.43%||22.84%||47.53% |
Severity of Renal failure when taking Cipro ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (12 people, 6.56%)
- Hypertension (11 people, 6.01%)
- Anxiety (8 people, 4.37%)
- Breast cancer (8 people, 4.37%)
- Urinary tract infection (7 people, 3.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (85 people, 46.45%)
- Zometa (69 people, 37.70%)
- Levaquin (59 people, 32.24%)
- Aspirin (59 people, 32.24%)
- Aredia (57 people, 31.15%)
* 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 side effects of Cipro for a 45-year old woman with Urinary Tract Disorder. The patient has Flank Pain (a distressing sensation experienced around the lower back and the upper abdomen)
- A study of side effects of Lisinopril And Hydrochlorothiazide for a 57-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Renal Failure - Acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
- A study of drug interactions between Plavix, Lisinopril, Cymbalta for a 88-year old woman with Arterial Stenosis, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled, Depression - Elderly. The patient has Renal Failure, Pulse Pressure Decreased
- 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 side effects of Olanzapine for a 42-year old man with Depression. The patient has Renal Failure (kidney dysfunction)
Recent Cipro related drug comparison:
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