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How long does tendonitis last from taking Levaquin?

I took Levaquin 500 mg x 2 days and almost immediately started having leg/calf cramps and swelling. My doctor d/c'd the drug, and 3 weeks later I still having relentless calf cramps. Anyone else ...

Posted 31 Aug 2009 10 answers

Can you drink alcohol while taking Levaquin?

Posted 23 Dec 2009 3 answers

Want to stop one antibiotic and start new one?

I have taken 7 out of 10 of my doses of Levaquin (was prescribed one tab daily for 10 days) for a sinus infection. I want to stop taking the Levaquin and start Augmentin which has been prescribed ...

Posted 22 Jan 2013 2 answers

Why does Levaquin cause such horrendous pain in some people?

I have suffered greatly from taking (5) doses of Levaquin. I believe I would have had ruptured tendons if I had remain seated the vast majority of 4 days. My pain continues, but less than normal with ...

Posted 9 May 2012 7 answers

Has anyone been hospitalized for Diverticula?

I prescribed levaquin in 9-13 as a result had a reaction flaring up Stevens Johnson Syndrome.

Posted 11 Nov 2015 3 answers

Does Levaquin have any FDA warnings?

Has it caused any serious medical problems such as bleeding problems or anything like that

Posted 9 Jan 2016 0 answers

Has everyone reported their negative side effects from levofloxacin, cipro, levaquin?

I was prescribed a generic, Levofloxacin, for an antibiotic resistant infection in a surgical wound. After reading side effects I was hesitant to take it, but it is 100 times more effective than ...

Posted 5 Dec 2015 2 answers

Took Levaquin for 6 days and my right arm is aching?

I am so mad to read about the side effects of tendinitis/tears from Levaquin on this site. Why is this drug still on the market? They have blatantly risked my long term health for their greed and I ...

Posted 8 Dec 2015 2 answers

After stoping levaquin when can I go back on other meds?

when can I start back on my wellabupion and nortriptylin after iam off of levaquin.

Posted 18 Nov 2015 1 answer

Been taking levoquin for four days now. I'm a runner and after running a half mile today?

i got a cramp in rt leg and immediately after got one in lt leg. Continued to run thinking it would go away. No such luck, then I remembered side effects of this drug. I stopped running and walked ...

Posted 31 Aug 2015 3 answers

Levaquin - How long for body to eliminate levofloxacin after stopping?

90% I've read are people's unfortunate effects of the drug. Sad & scary. I'm on 250mg for 14 days. I have read that the drug remains in your body/system for; 2 days, 3 days, 7 days ...

Posted 19 Aug 2015 2 answers

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