Review: could Cipro cause Swollen tongue?
Summary: Swollen tongue 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 5,469 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 28 have Swollen tongue. Find out below who they are, when they have Swollen tongue 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)
Swollen tongue (swelling of tongue) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 11,064 Swollen tongue patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 28 people (0.51%) have Swollen Tongue.
Time on Cipro when people have Swollen tongue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Swollen tongue||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Swollen tongue when taking Cipro * :
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||0.00%||4.55%||9.09%||9.09%||0.00%||27.27%||50.00% |
Severity of Swollen tongue when taking Cipro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Swollen tongue||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Swollen tongue ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Swollen tongue||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (11 people, 39.29%)
- Mastocytosis (11 people, 39.29%)
- Nausea (5 people, 17.86%)
- Constipation (5 people, 17.86%)
- Pain (5 people, 17.86%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (16 people, 57.14%)
- Chemotherapeutics nos (16 people, 57.14%)
- Aredia (16 people, 57.14%)
- Zyrtec (12 people, 42.86%)
- Morphine (12 people, 42.86%)
* 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 Methadone Hydrochloride for a 24-year old woman with Opiate Withdrawal. The patient has Swollen Throat, Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)
- A study of side effects of Ambien for a 32-year old woman with Insomnia. The patient has Swollen Tongue (swelling of tongue)
- 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 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 drug interactions between Ampyra, Gilenya for a 47-year old woman with Relapsing-remitting Multiple Sclerosis. The patient has Swollen Tongue
Recent Cipro related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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