Review: could Cipro cause Tendonitis?
Summary: Tendonitis 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 Levaquin, and have Urinary tract infection.
We study 5,469 people who have side effects while taking Cipro from FDA and social media. Among them, 219 have Tendonitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendonitis and more.
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Cipro has active ingredients of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 6,867 Cipro users)
Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, sinusitis, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia, urinary tract infection. (latest reports from 9,551 Tendonitis patients)
On Mar, 9, 2015: 5,468 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro. Among them, 219 people (4.01%) have Tendonitis.
Time on Cipro when people have Tendonitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Tendonitis when taking Cipro * :
Severity of Tendonitis when taking Cipro ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tendonitis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Urinary tract infection (49 people, 22.37%)
- Sinusitis (17 people, 7.76%)
- Infection (17 people, 7.76%)
- Hypertension (13 people, 5.94%)
- Pneumonia (10 people, 4.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levaquin (73 people, 33.33%)
- Avelox (41 people, 18.72%)
- Zometa (31 people, 14.16%)
- Toprol-xl (31 people, 14.16%)
- Lipitor (30 people, 13.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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