Ciprofloxacin and Breathing difficulty - from FDA reports

Breathing difficulty is found among people who take Ciprofloxacin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Breathing difficulty with Ciprofloxacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 4,221 people who have side effects when taking Ciprofloxacin from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 25, 2018

4,221 people reported to have side effects when taking Ciprofloxacin.
Among them, 227 people (5.38%) have Breathing difficulty

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Ciprofloxacin cause Breathing difficulty?

Time on Ciprofloxacin when people have Breathing difficulty *:

  • < 1 month: 84.85 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 15.15 %
  • 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 Breathing difficulty when taking Ciprofloxacin *:

  • female: 53.6 %
  • male: 46.4 %

Age of people who have Breathing difficulty when taking Ciprofloxacin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.46 %
  • 20-29: 5.46 %
  • 30-39: 9.84 %
  • 40-49: 16.94 %
  • 50-59: 22.4 %
  • 60+: 39.89 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain: 22 people, 9.69%
  • Lower Respiratory Tract Infection: 14 people, 6.17%
  • Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 12 people, 5.29%
  • High Blood Pressure: 12 people, 5.29%
  • Asthma: 12 people, 5.29%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Omeprazole: 41 people, 18.06%
  • Zometa: 34 people, 14.98%
  • Prednisone: 33 people, 14.54%
  • Furosemide: 26 people, 11.45%
  • Ibuprofen: 25 people, 11.01%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain: 74 people, 32.60%
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 73 people, 32.16%
  • Chest Pain: 72 people, 31.72%
  • Stress And Anxiety: 60 people, 26.43%
  • Weakness: 54 people, 23.79%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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