Stomach bloating and shortness of breath

Patient: Can ciprofloxacin cause stomach bloating when ingested orally?




Symptoms: bloated stomach, shortness of breath

Doctor: Ciprofloxacin may cause gasric side effects in some individuals. The most common being nausea, vomiting, upset stomach/ abdominal bloating and abdominal pain. Try to have the medication after meals to avoid such symptoms.


Ask The Doctor
Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

View all posts