Cipro and Restless legs syndrome - from FDA reports
Restless legs syndrome is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are female, 60+ old also take medication Zometa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Restless legs syndrome with Cipro. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,918 people who have side effects when taking Cipro from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 20, 2017
4,918 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro.
Among them, 11 people (0.22%) have Restless legs syndrome
Number of reports submitted per year:
Gender of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Cipro *:
- female: 72.73 %
- male: 27.27 %
Age of people who have Restless legs syndrome when taking Cipro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 14.29 %
- 20-29: 14.29 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 14.29 %
- 60+: 57.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (5 people, 45.45%)
- Sleep Disorder (3 people, 27.27%)
- Osteoporosis (3 people, 27.27%)
- Depression (3 people, 27.27%)
- Multiple Sclerosis (2 people, 18.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (7 people, 63.64%)
- Prilosec (6 people, 54.55%)
- Morphine (6 people, 54.55%)
- Aredia (6 people, 54.55%)
- Amoxicillin (6 people, 54.55%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (9 people, 81.82%)
- Pain (9 people, 81.82%)
- Breathing Difficulty (9 people, 81.82%)
- Joint Pain (8 people, 72.73%)
- Headache (8 people, 72.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I am a 45 yr old female recently diagnosised with Relapsing Polychondritis. I have used cipro as my primary antibiotic for ear and sinus infections since 2008 and occasionally used before then. Reaching out to see if any other's have had RP diagnosised after regularly using Cipro. By ...
Hi. Just after some advice. I'd had a RSL for years and this has worsened to the point that about twice per week I am awakened during the night and need to get out of bed to stretch my legs. Normally I can return to sleep pretty easily so I guess I can't complain too much. I was prescribed ...
I am wondering why you changed your website. I used to love seeing the graphs regarding a symptom and a drug. I am an RN and geriatric acre manager and I used to find your former website very helpful. The new one is not intuative and not nearly as helpful.
User reviews to the study
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Hello! My father 79 years old took ciprofloxacin about 1,5 years ago for urinary infection reason and after the first pills he started feeling Bradykinesia, instability etc. He was just checked by neurologist and he informed us that he has parkinsonism syndrom. Please inform me if the specified ...
I was diagnosed with RLS after my last pregnancy, 13 yrs ago. I started using Requip .5mg, but after a while the doctor changed my medication to Mirapex because Requip wasn't working anymore. I get RLS in my legs, arms and even my head. Not sure if anyone out there has the same problem. ...