Cipro Side Effects

Side effects and experiences with Cipro by users like you. Post Yours Now.
  1. link Molly56

    Holy Smokes! You poor thing! I've had some Cipro problems too. Almost had s apped tendons in my knees. Seems like nothing compared to you. I hope you get well fast! My knees started to feel better as the drug left my body. Ya know.. I was just thinki - 57% more...
    Molly56- over a year ago - in Cipro
  2. link John111
    Cipro Lawsuit
    Is there anything I can do to sue the manufacturer of this drug?
    John111- over a year ago - in Cipro
  3. link Life10609
    Cipro uti infection, stomach pain, exact reason, medical problems, tiredness
    I was prescribed Cipro for a UTI infection 2x3days the first day I felt really bad! I was tired and had stomach pain along with nausea. The second day I also had stomach pain with headache and tiredness, my mind was foggy as well as my vision was blu - 74% more...
    Life10609- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  4. link Propsguy
    any antibiotics in this class (levaquin is one) can cause permanent disabilities. but here's the catch 22- since 70% of all antibiotics sold go into our meat, super bugs are developing and they are resistant to the older, safer antibiotics. this has - 65% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago
  5. link Propsguy

    massive IV doses of vitamin C are supposed to be very effective at clearing up infections, the only side effect being loose stools. but no conventional doctor or hospital will do this. if you can find an integrative or complimentary doctor, you might - 59% more...
    Propsguy- over a year ago - in Cipro
  6. link Rxy1981
    Cipro extreme exhaustion, short term memory, short term memory loss, loss of vision, x rays
    I took Cipro for 3 days back in March 2009. After 24 hrs, I was completely disoriented, had HUGE blisters appear on my feet (they are scars now) and lost my memory. Thank God my husband realized something was very wrong and took me to my Dr (the ER h - 69% more...
    Rxy1981- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  7. link Krazycowgirl28
    I got SJS and one of the side effects is blindness. By chance did you get those blisters every where or just on your feet? I am so sorry you are going through this. I was on the Cipro for 4 wks before my allergic reaction started to appear. I am like - 57% more...
    Krazycowgirl28- over a year ago
  8. link Jjhoop
    Cipro heart palpitations, bladder infection, antibiotic, xl, medication
    I was prescribed Cipro XL for a bladder infection. After the first day on the medication, I developed heart palpitations that were so severe, they kept me awake all night. I felt like my heart was going to burst through my chest. It was the worst exp - 33% more...
    Jjhoop- over a year ago - in Cipro
  9. link Teresa1964
    Cipro reason doctors, tindamax, lariam, avelox, flagyl
    What is so incredibly sad is that its just not cipro there are many more in the family which is a Fluoroquinolones ( cipro, avelox, levaquin etc.) And then there are the Antiprotozoals ( flagyl, tindamax etc.) Antimalarial ( lariam, etc.) Please read - 57% more...
    Teresa1964- over a year ago - in Cipro
  10. link Jadie05

    I was prescribed cipro over one week ago for a UTI. I took my first pill and was up half the night in agony with stomach pain. I spent the following day completely worn out...muscle aching etc. I went to the clinic because I could not reach my own do - 75% more...
    Jadie05- over a year ago - in Cipro
  11. link Chritters
    Cipro cipro xl, diarehha, gall bladder, stonne, cat scan
    Had My gall bladder removed in April 2007 and I was fine for months I had more back pain and went in for a cat scan and they said I have a Kidney stone and I was put on Cipro XL 1000MG for 7 days ever since now I have yellow liquid coming out of my b - 30% more...
    Chritters- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Cipro
  12. link Jmgtx06
    I had my gallbladder removed Dec. 08 and have had diarrhea since. I did not take cipro though. My life is miserable since I really don't know when the diarrhea is going to hit, it's usually with in an hour after I wake up and can go on and off all da - 47% more...
    Jmgtx06- over a year ago
  13. link Arizonataylors
    Cipro sinus infection, lomotil, nexium, bacterial infection, morning sickness
    I was prescribed Cipro for a bacterial infection... 4 days ago. Almost immediately I felt like my stomach turned to stone. Zero appetite. I feel like I can't get out of bed in the morning, with a feeling of morning sickness as if I were pregnant. I h - 75% more...
    Arizonataylors- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  14. link Deliae55
    I too,was also,prescribed Cipro. I suffer from acid reflux & hypertention. Taking my nexium before/after with cipro burned my stomach and felt like I'd been punched right in the gut. Also,after taking my Metroplol minutes/hours before/after cipro - 37% more...
    Deliae55- over a year ago
  15. link Waterytart
    Cipro hypochondriac, hands and feet, tingling and numbness, neurologist, law suit
    i took cipro for a UTI over 10 years ago and have had floaters, neuropathy, tingling, and numbness in my hands and feet ever since then. it was not until THIS YEAR that i stumbled upon information on the internet about CIPRO and its side effects. but - 86% more...
    Waterytart- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  16. link Vrdrago
    I had this same symptoms for years without having ever taking Cipro before. It turned out to be Vitamin deficiencies. I don't know what may have caused your problem but vitamins (prescription, not OTC) may help out in fixing the problem!
    Vrdrago- over a year ago
  17. link Bre22
    Cipro kidney infection, room mate, chrones, digestive tract, spasm
    I was given it for a nasty kidney infection, but I swear it made me more sick than the infection ever could. I was lethargic and nauseated off my rocker, fevering, and trembling. I remember while I was recovering from the medication as I lay waiting - 84% more...
    Bre22- over a year ago - 10 Replies - in Cipro
  18. link Antaki
    Mr. Pierre Antaki
    Feel considerabvle bloating. Have been taking Cipro 500mg twice daily for a week. What can you do about it?
    Antaki- over a year ago - in Cipro
  19. link Djay210
    Cipro mood swings, bad mood, ankles, left hip, hip joint
    I am finding that I have very bad mood swings taking this med. I have pain in my left hip joint and swelling in my ankles and hands
    Djay210- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  20. link Benkayce12
    Cipro Side Effect Swollen Face, What do I do
    My daughter is 15 and has been taking Cipro twice a day for 7 days. On her 6th day she woke up with 1/2 her face swollen. From the gland in her neck to her eye. She is complaining that the Right side of her throat hurts as well. Since it is a Sunday - 41% more...
    Benkayce12- over a year ago - in Cipro
  21. link Rayvid
    Cipro short term disability, achilles tendon, using crutches, playing volleyball, american citizen
    I was prescribed CIPROFLAXACIN 500 mg 28 tablets twice a day. I developed Achilles tendon on my right leg while playing volleyball. I am using crutches and off from work with short term disability. This drug did not cure my existing problem but creat - 49% more...
    Rayvid- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Cipro
  22. link Scarletcorvette
    Cipro is incredibly effective when prescribed properly. I have it for kidney infections. No side effects at all. Yours isn't on the approved list of conditions for Cipro- so that may be why it made you have side effects. It should not be banned you s - 25% more...
    Scarletcorvette- over a year ago
  23. link Princeprints
    relief from stomach side effects
    What helps stop stomach pain from taking Cipro?
    Princeprints- over a year ago - in Cipro
  24. link Rockchik
    Cipro sinus infection, sulfa drugs, avelox, dental surgery, walmart
    I have taken cipro before with no obvious problems and am now starting on it again for 2 weeks (1pill a day). This drug is one of a few that people who are allergic to penicillin and sulfa drugs can take to kill bacteria that penicillin normally does - 78% more...
    Rockchik- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Cipro
  25. link Swedish
    Plese go to There you can read one chapter out of his book Bitter Pills. Also Google the name - Stephen Fried - if the www-adress should have been erased. Here are two more very informative sites:, www.fqvicti - 52% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  26. link Rosaria67
    oh, one more can't detox from the adverse reactions. the drug is already out of your system after you've finished the script. the reactions are caused by the damage that the drug has done to your body while you were taking it. the only thi - 30% more...
    Rosaria67- over a year ago
  27. link Rosaria67
    cipro is in the same drug family as levaquin. please read all the posts for levaquin. i took that drug one year ago and i am still dealing with the adverse reactions. these are extremely dangerous drugs but you will probably not hear that from a doct - 50% more...
    Rosaria67- over a year ago
  28. link Mbfailing
    Is there any relief from CIPRO side effects?
    My mother took CIPRO for a UTI two months ago and is still suffering from pain, weakness and swelling in her legs. She is 84 and until this time had been playing golf twice a week! Now she can hardly walk. Will she ever get better and if so, how? Tha - 10% more...
    Mbfailing- over a year ago - in Cipro
  29. link Hope123
    Cipro antibiotic, tendons, uti, pharmacist, muscles
    I took Cipro for a UTI and from the first pill I took I felt like I was going to die. My head hurt so bad that I thought it was going to explode. I thought maybe it was just fighting the infection so I kept taking it. The more I took the more I felt - 71% more...
    Hope123- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  30. link Spatton
    HI I took Floxin 12 months ago and endure over 50 ADRs but not all at once thank heaven. I am sorry to hear your stories. I urge you to go to the following link and post your story. We are a family of victims that are there to help. The forum is well - 33% more...
    Spatton- over a year ago