A study for a 63 year old woman who takes Cipro - from FDA reports


2,187 females aged 63 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 63 year old female patient who has Diverticulitis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Oct, 16, 2018

2,187 females aged 63 (±5) who take Cipro are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Cipro for a 63-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 63
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Diverticulitis
  • Drugs taken:
    • Cipro (ciprofloxacin hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

  • Ptsd(post-traumatic stress disorder): 0 (0% of females aged 63 (±5) who take the drug)

As an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea

As an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  1. Joint pain
  2. Pain
  3. Dizziness
  4. Pain in extremity
  5. Diarrhea
1 - 6 months:
  1. Blood immunoglobulin g decreased
  2. Infection susceptibility increased
  3. Blood immunoglobulin m decreased
  4. Depression
  5. Mucosal infection (infection of mucous membrane)
6 - 12 months:
  1. Tendon rupture (tear of tendon)
  2. Pain in extremity
  3. Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)
  4. Muscle spasms (muscle contraction)
  5. Sleep apnea syndrome
1 - 2 years:
  1. Tendon rupture (tear of tendon)
  2. Joint pain
  3. Hypoaesthesia (reduced sense of touch or sensation)
  4. Eye discharge
  5. Pain
2 - 5 years:
n/a
5 - 10 years:
  1. Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons)
  2. Facial pain
  3. Muscle spasms (muscle contraction)
  4. Trigeminal neuralgia (a painful condition of the nerve responsible for most facial sensation)
  5. Neuropathy peripheral (surface nerve damage)
10+ years:
n/a
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Pain
  3. Drug hypersensitivity
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  5. Weakness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. High Blood Pressure : 140 people, 6.40%
  2. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 107 people, 4.89%
  3. Pain : 107 people, 4.89%
  4. Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 100 people, 4.57%
  5. Depression : 74 people, 3.38%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Levaquin (195 people, 8.92%)
  2. Lasix (187 people, 8.55%)
  3. Synthroid (167 people, 7.64%)
  4. Flagyl (153 people, 7.00%)
  5. Prilosec (146 people, 6.68%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

FDA reports used in this study

You are not alone:

What are the drugs?

What are the conditions?

  • Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) can be treated by Flagyl, Cipro, Metronidazole, Ciprofloxacin, Ciprofloxacin hydrochloride (latest reports from 20,044 Diverticulitis patients)

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