Difference between revisions of "Fluoroquinolones"

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**Hyper/hypoglycemia
 
**Hyper/hypoglycemia
 
**Hematologic toxicity
 
**Hematologic toxicity
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**Depression/Suicidality
 
*Black box warning from US FDA
 
*Black box warning from US FDA
**Tendon Rupture & Tendinitis <ref>Gültuna S. et al. Ciprofloxacin induced tendinitis. J Clin Rheumatol. 2009;15 (4): 201-2</ref>
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**Tendonitis and tendon rupture<ref>Gültuna S. et al. Ciprofloxacin induced tendinitis. J Clin Rheumatol. 2009;15 (4): 201-2</ref>
 
**Peripheral Neuropathy<ref>Food and Drug Administration: Drug safety announcement about fluoroquinolones and possible peripheral neuropathy [http://www.fda.gov/downloads/Drugs/DrugSafety/UCM365078.pdf PDF]</ref>
 
**Peripheral Neuropathy<ref>Food and Drug Administration: Drug safety announcement about fluoroquinolones and possible peripheral neuropathy [http://www.fda.gov/downloads/Drugs/DrugSafety/UCM365078.pdf PDF]</ref>
 
 
 
  
 
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==See Also==
 
==See Also==
 
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==External Links==
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*[http://www.fda.gov/drugs/drugsafety/postmarketdrugsafetyinformationforpatientsandproviders/ucm126085.htm FDA info for Health Professionals]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
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*Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacology
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*[http://www.fda.gov/drugs/drugsafety/postmarketdrugsafetyinformationforpatientsandproviders/ucm126085.htm FDA info for Health Professionals]
 
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Latest revision as of 00:02, 16 November 2018

Indications

Adverse Effects

  • Common adverse effects
    • GI and neuro toxicity
    • Rash
    • QT prolongation
    • Hyper/hypoglycemia
    • Hematologic toxicity
    • Depression/Suicidality
  • Black box warning from US FDA
    • Tendonitis and tendon rupture[1]
    • Peripheral Neuropathy[2]

See Also

External Links

References

  1. Gültuna S. et al. Ciprofloxacin induced tendinitis. J Clin Rheumatol. 2009;15 (4): 201-2
  2. Food and Drug Administration: Drug safety announcement about fluoroquinolones and possible peripheral neuropathy PDF