Cipro and Swollen tongue - from FDA reports
Swollen tongue 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 Breast cancer metastatic. This review analyzes which people have Swollen tongue 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, 13 people (0.26%) have Swollen tongue
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cipro when people have Swollen tongue *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Swollen tongue when taking Cipro *:
- female: 38.46 %
- male: 61.54 %
Age of people who have Swollen tongue when taking Cipro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 10 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 20 %
- 50-59: 20 %
- 60+: 50 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (2 people, 15.38%)
- Diverticulitis (2 people, 15.38%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (2 people, 15.38%)
- Kidney Infection (1 person, 7.69%)
- Epilepsy (1 person, 7.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (5 people, 38.46%)
- Prednisone (4 people, 30.77%)
- Nexium (3 people, 23.08%)
- Metronidazole (3 people, 23.08%)
- Lopressor (3 people, 23.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Swelling Face (6 people, 46.15%)
- Swallowing Difficulty (6 people, 46.15%)
- Rashes (6 people, 46.15%)
- Pain (6 people, 46.15%)
- Breathing Difficulty (6 people, 46.15%)
* 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 ...
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.
I started taking cipro for a uti and the two nights I took it I had sleep paralysis. Do you think this is she to the meds ? I haven't had this happen before besides once when I was 22. Does anyone know anything about this?
My sister was given Cipro for a "UTI" The urine culture was negative for infection. She had been c/o hematuria. She said after taking the Cipro for 24 hours it stopped her hematuria. 1. If culture was negative why would they give her Cipro? 2. Why would the Cipro stop the ...
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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 given a 5-day course of Prednisone for asthma. I took it for 3 days and broke out in hives, oral thrush and severe pain in my left ear. My tongue is swollen and so acutely painful that I can't eat or drink without nearly passing out from the pain in/on my tongue and in my left ear. I ...
I was initially diagnosed as polymyalgia and GCA for 5yrs. Then last year it was changed to AS after the found lots of fusion. The expert who diagnosed me said my head symptoms were due to the inflammation in my neck. I get tongue claudication now and again; red swollen tongue along the ...
I was put on Cipro back in December 2016 for a UTI, diagnosed at the ER as I thought I had another kidney stone. Within a week I developed ringing in the ears. I saw my PA and she informed me that Cipro could cause the ringing and it may or may not go away. My experience is that it is not going ...