Cipro and Hyperkalemia - from FDA reports
Hyperkalemia 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 Gabapentin, and have High blood pressure. This review analyzes which people have Hyperkalemia 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 Oct, 22, 2017
4,918 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro.
Among them, 23 people (0.47%) have Hyperkalemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Cipro when people have Hyperkalemia *:
- < 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 Hyperkalemia when taking Cipro *:
- female: 54.55 %
- male: 45.45 %
Age of people who have Hyperkalemia when taking Cipro *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 5.56 %
- 50-59: 22.22 %
- 60+: 72.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 26.09%)
- Pain (5 people, 21.74%)
- Multiple Myeloma (4 people, 17.39%)
- Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (2 people, 8.70%)
- Cardiac Failure (2 people, 8.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (6 people, 26.09%)
- Omeprazole (6 people, 26.09%)
- Gabapentin (6 people, 26.09%)
- Prilosec (5 people, 21.74%)
- Lasix (5 people, 21.74%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Renal Failure Acute (9 people, 39.13%)
- Fall (8 people, 34.78%)
- Thrombocytopenia (7 people, 30.43%)
- Hypotension (7 people, 30.43%)
- Neuropathy Peripheral (6 people, 26.09%)
* 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 have had noonan sysdrom since birth and hyperkalemia for several years. I am beginning to think they ae related, but it's too rare a combination for anyhone to kn ow about it. Can hyperkalemia be part olf te Noonan syndrome complex of problems?
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?
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