Ciprofloxacin Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Irritation Of The Stomach Or Intestines

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Chest Pain

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Diarrhea
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Fever
  • Indigestion
  • Rash
  • Throwing Up
  • Toxic Effect On Brain Or Spinal Cord Function

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Heart Rhythm
  • Abnormal Increase In Muscle Tone
  • Abnormally Low Blood Pressure
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Kidneyl Failure
  • Acute Liver Failure
  • Allergic Reaction Causing Serum Sickness
  • Anemia
  • Angina
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Blood Clot In The Brain
  • Bloody Urine
  • Clostridium Difficile Infection
  • Confused
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Discolored Spots And Small Elevations Of The Skin
  • Double Vision
  • Feeling Agitated
  • Feeling Faint
  • Feeling Weak
  • Fluid In The Lungs
  • Giant Hives
  • Hallucination
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hepatitis Caused By Drugs
  • High Amount Of Triglyceride In The Blood
  • High Amount Of Uric Acid In The Blood
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Blood Sugar
  • High Pressure Within The Skull
  • Hives
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation In Lungs Caused By Allergic Reaction
  • Inflammation Of A Vein
  • Inflammation Of Skin Caused By An Allergy
  • Inflammation Of The Tendon
  • Interstitial Nephritis
  • Involuntary Quivering
  • Life Threatening Allergic Reaction
  • Loss Of One's Own Sense Of Reality Or Identity
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Low Blood Sugar
  • Methemoglobinemia
  • Migraine Headache
  • Nerve Function Blockage That Affects Normal Muscle Action
  • Numbness
  • Pain In Arms Or Legs
  • Painful, Red Or Swollen Mouth
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Prolonged QT Interval On EKG
  • Psychosis Caused By A Drug
  • Psychosis Caused By A Poisonous Agent
  • Puffy Face From Water Retention
  • Rupture Of A Tendon
  • Rupture Of A Tendon In The Shoulder Area
  • Rupture Of Tendons That Extend The Hand And Wrist
  • Rupture Of Tendons That Flex The Hand And Wrist
  • Rupture Of The Tendon In The Back Of The Heel
  • Seizures
  • Severe Diarrhea
  • Skin Condition Marked By Red And Painful Nodules
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On The Skin
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
  • Tonic Clonic Seizure
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Trouble Breathing
  • Vasculitis
  • Very Rapid Heartbeat - Torsades De Pointes
  • Yellowing Of Skin Or Eyes From Liver Problems

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Abnormal Manner Of Walking
  • Abnormal Sensations Of The Skin
  • Arthritis
  • Backache
  • Cannot Empty Bladder
  • Chills
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Constipation
  • Delirium
  • Depression
  • Disturbance Of Attention
  • Dizzy
  • Drowsiness
  • Excess Urination
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fast Heartbeat
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Gas
  • Head Pain
  • Heart Throbbing Or Pounding
  • Hiccups
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina
  • Intense Abdominal Pain
  • Itching
  • Joint Pain
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Loss Of Memory
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nervous
  • Nightmares
  • Nosebleed
  • Not Feeling Well
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Pain
  • Paranoia
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Sun-Sensitive Skin
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Taste Problems
  • Temporary Redness Of Face And Neck
  • Thrush
  • Uncoordinated
  • Yeast Infection Of Vagina And Vulva

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