Review: could Cipro cause Sciatica?
Summary: Sciatica is found among people who take Cipro, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Blood parathyroid hormone increased.
We study 5,471 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Sciatica. Find out below who they are, when they have Sciatica and more.
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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 6,868 Cipro users)
Sciatica (a set of symptoms including pain caused by general compression or irritation of one of five spinal nerve roots of each sciatic nerve) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 7,150 Sciatica patients)
On Apr, 16, 2015: 5,471 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 20 people (0.37%) have Sciatica.
Time on Cipro when people have Sciatica * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Sciatica when taking Cipro * :
Severity of Sciatica when taking Cipro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Sciatica ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Blood parathyroid hormone increased (2 people, 10.00%)
- Neuropathy peripheral (2 people, 10.00%)
- Multiple myeloma (1 people, 5.00%)
- Osteopenia (1 people, 5.00%)
- Urinary tract infection (1 people, 5.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (19 people, 95.00%)
- Neurontin (19 people, 95.00%)
- Lasix (18 people, 90.00%)
- Protonix (17 people, 85.00%)
- Diflucan (16 people, 80.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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