Cipro and Dysphagia - from FDA reports

Dysphagia 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Dysphagia with Cipro. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 20,569 people who have side effects when taking Cipro from FDA , and is updated regularly.


On Apr, 05, 2018

20,569 people reported to have side effects when taking Cipro.
Among them, 360 people (1.75%) have Dysphagia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Cipro cause Dysphagia?

Time on Cipro when people have Dysphagia *:

  • < 1 month: 71.43 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 14.29 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Dysphagia when taking Cipro *:

  • female: 66.19 %
  • male: 33.81 %

Age of people who have Dysphagia when taking Cipro *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.32 %
  • 10-19: 2.92 %
  • 20-29: 2.6 %
  • 30-39: 4.22 %
  • 40-49: 17.53 %
  • 50-59: 33.77 %
  • 60+: 38.64 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 36 people, 10.00%
  • Pain: 24 people, 6.67%
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (a chronic progressive disease causing inflammation in the joints): 17 people, 4.72%
  • Stress And Anxiety: 15 people, 4.17%
  • Hypercalcaemia Of Malignancy (elevated calcium (ca+) level in the blood with cancer): 13 people, 3.61%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zometa: 145 people, 40.28%
  • Lasix: 118 people, 32.78%
  • Aredia: 116 people, 32.22%
  • Levaquin: 115 people, 31.94%
  • Protonix: 94 people, 26.11%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain: 164 people, 45.56%
  • Stress And Anxiety: 162 people, 45.00%
  • Weakness: 157 people, 43.61%
  • Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 142 people, 39.44%
  • Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 135 people, 37.50%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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