Cipro Side Effects

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  1. link Kbuttermere
    Cipro dangerous drug, ciprofloxacin, rash on, doctors, breakthrough treatment
    Ciprofloxacin is a highly dangerous drug and should be banned. My son (18) has developed twitching, jerking movements which came on a month or so after stopping it. He took it for 6 weeks and towards end of treatment came out is a terrible rash on hi - 60% more...
    Kbuttermere- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  2. link Bae
    birth control and cipro
    How much is cipro known to effect Yaz birth control?
    Bae- over a year ago - in Cipro
  3. link Chasty
    Birth Control on Cipro
    I was told by my doc that Cipro would effect my birth control. Then the Pharmacy told me that this medication is not one that will cause any Interference with my birth control...? Can anyone help me out with what is true :)
    Chasty- over a year ago - in Cipro
  4. link Nightoftheswan
    Cipro amoxicillin, uti, heartburn, stomach, headache
    I was prescribed the Cipro, 250 for UTI....within 24 hours was having a headache which did go away within 3 days, cleared the UTI...made sure I took the Cipro with meals. Within 1 week of being off of the Cipro started having extreme stomach issues.. - 61% more...
    Nightoftheswan- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  5. link Rvincequere
    Cipro tendon pain, doctor tomorrow, young kids, grade 1, uti
    I was given Cipro 500mg twice daily for a UTI. After 4 days on the medication I developed severe joint and tendon pain. Every joint in my body was in pain! I have called the doctor and they had me stop taking the medication. I continue to have pain i - 53% more...
    Rvincequere- over a year ago - 6 Replies - in Cipro
  6. link Chicago_girl
    I took Cipro for 3 days (500mg) for a UTI also, and I had a severe allergic reaction through my skin. It's been several weeks (and several Dr. visits plus a biopsy to finally diagnose the problem), and the rash has receded significantly, but not comp - 73% more...
    Chicago_girl- over a year ago
  7. link Riverbank12
    I had very similar side effects as you from taking Cipro and later Levaquin. After several months off the medication, I am finally back to normal and the pain has gone away. I hope you have the same good luck in getting the medication out of your sys - 57% more...
    Riverbank12- over a year ago
  8. link Dorieanne
    Prescribed for Dog - Appetite Question
    My dog was prescribed Cipro a few weeks ago for a bladder infection (10 days of treatment, 2 pills per day). About 4-5 days into the treatment, he stopped eating almost entirely. I finally quit giving him the Cipro (his infection has cleared) but it - 64% more...
    Dorieanne- over a year ago - in Cipro
  9. link Highmtn04eric
    Cipro stomach problems, doctors office, ear ringing, joint pains, pain and suffering
    My name is Eric , and 7 months ago I took Cipro for a minor UTI , since then I have had ear-ringing , headaches , tendon/joint pains , stomach problems and various other problems too numerous to mention . Understand I was a very healthy 47 yr. old ma - 59% more...
    Highmtn04eric- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  10. link Coletred
    Cipro stomach problems, nauseous, acute pain, pain in left side, stool culture
    I was prescribed Cipro several months ago and took it for 6 days, when I began having stomach problems. I felt as if someone had kicked me in the stomach--no acute pain, but slightly nauseous. Doctor told me to stop Cipro, but I am still having the p - 36% more...
    Coletred- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Cipro
  11. link Sass411
    I had similar symptoms of pain in left side (under my ribs) and traveling to my back/sides. I was diagnosed with Clostridium Difficile, a toxin induced bacteria that is traditionally caused by taking antibiotics such as Cipro (which I had taken a few - 60% more...
    Sass411- over a year ago
  12. link Khartwig
    Cipro passing kidney stones, urinating blood, levaquin, something strenuous, coincidence
    In April 2006, I began urinating blood every time I did something strenuous. After seeing many specialists and receiving CT scans and Ultrasounds on abdominal area and testicals my Dr. wrote the symptoms off as a urinary tract infection. He prescribe - 78% more...
    Khartwig- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  13. link Sass411
    I had similar symptoms of pain in left side (under my ribs) and traveling to my back/sides. I was diagnosed with Clostridium Difficile, a toxin induced bacteria that is traditionally caused by taking antibiotics such as Cipro (which I had taken a few - 60% more...
    Sass411- over a year ago
  14. link Fedelamo
    Cipro burning sensation, muscular spasms, hard to breath, convulsion, urinary tract infection
    After being diagnosed with a urinary tract infection, I was given Cipro at the hospital. My heart started racing to the point that it was hard to breath. After a while, this symptom went away. Three days later, after continuing to take Cipro, I start - 71% more...
    Fedelamo- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  15. link Nsagar
    long term effects of cipro
    Will the problems subside in time or are these problems permanent?
    Nsagar- over a year ago - in Cipro
  16. link Nsagar
    Cipro severe headaches, old woman, diarrhea, nausea, poison
    I am a healthy 33 yr old woman who was prescribed Cipro after a miscarriage ciprng was 1000mg per day. One day after beginning the course I felt weak, lethargic, severe headaches, itching all over resulting in large bumps all over, had diarrhea, naus - 60% more...
    Nsagar- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  17. link Amom
    Cipro mitro valve prolapse, stomach cramps, leg cramps, panic disorder, chest pain
    I had a UTI and was given Cipro. I wake up shaking and having chest pain. My elbows hurt and my toes. I had diarrhea and stomach cramps as well as leg cramps. I am almost feeling like I have a panic disorder now, because I am so nervous about nothing - 58% more...
    Amom- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Cipro
  18. link Helen950
    Please have some tests done. Get your eyes checked, have an ekg, have blood tests done for thyroid. Also please send in a medwatch report to Good luck and God Bless.
    Helen950- over a year ago
  19. link Swedish
    Please go to to get more information on this type of antibiotics - quenelones. There you will also find links to other interesting sites. Also read the book "Bitter Pills" by Stephen Fried. Search on the words - floxed, f - 73% more...
    Swedish- over a year ago
  20. link Oldbrian
    Advise you to see your Ophthalmologist ASAP! Your eye symptoms could be the result of a detached retina! May just be the vitreous humor pulled away from the retina which is not serious and will go away - but get it checked out RIGHT AWAY -- a detache - 23% more...
    Oldbrian- over a year ago
  21. link Helen950
    Cipro cripples, poison, drugs, fda, breakthrough treatment
    Helen950- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  22. link G_dude0001
    Cipro question
    Is night sweat a common side effect of Cipro and how long does it take for it to go away after finishing the medication?
    G_dude0001- over a year ago - in Cipro
  23. link Blondeambitionz
    Cipro rapid heart rate, eye floaters, clostridium difficile, numbness in feet, loss of taste
    severe anxiety, panic, rapid heart rate, diarrhea, clostridium difficile, dizziness, numbness in feet, electrical shock sensations, leg and arm weakness, tremor in hands, rash, burning skin, insomnia, depersonalization, severe depression, chest pain, - 56% more...
    Blondeambitionz- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  24. link G_dude0001
    Hi, I'm a 24 year-old male who was taking Cipro for about 5 days. The first few days I got headaches and dizziness but didn't mind them since they were common side effects. But on the 3rd days I started to have night sweats. I would wake up in the mi - 55% more...
    G_dude0001- over a year ago
  25. 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
  26. link Grandma60
    Cipro irregular heartbeats, muscle cramps, uti, pyridium, heart
    I went to the Er last week and they told me I had a UTI and they gave me Cipro and Pyridium. Well I started taking the Cipro on thanksgiving and by the next morning I was so sick to my stomach and my heart was beating very irregular and I was having - 69% more...
    Grandma60- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  27. link Peggyethier
    Cipro cipro xl, general malaise, abdominal inflammation, constant diarrhea, barium enema
    My experience is also not a good one. At the end of June 2007 I was prescribed Cipro XL 500mg for 3 days for a bladder infection, at an immediate care clinic. Over the next two weeks I experienced abdominal inflammation to the point I looked 6 months - 84% more...
    Peggyethier- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cipro
  28. link Securityqueen
    Cipro insightbb, leg cramps, yeast infection, bladder infection, immediate care center
    I started Cipro about a month ago for a bladder infection. I did not go to my regular dr. but to an immediate care center. I felt sick initially from taking the Cipro. I assumed it was the bladder infection. I began having extreme muscle weakness and - 68% more...
    Securityqueen- over a year ago - in Cipro