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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

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

Levaquin - My husband only took 2 doses of this medicine and could not walk in April. Both of his?

... tendons ruptured. He was put in casts and a wheelchair. Then he was put in boots. It is August and he is now learning to walk all over again. This has been a horrific experience to go through. He ...

Posted 4 Aug 2015 0 answers

Levaquin - I have had three surgeries as a result of torn tendons in my left ankle still have pain?

... and symptoms, have to wear custom ankle braces as a result

Posted 7 Jun 2015 1 answer

Can 250mg of levoflaxacin cause achilles tendon damage?

I was prescribed 3x 250mg of levoflaxacin for a UTI. Three hours after taking the first pill I started having leg pain in my right thigh. I couldn't sleep at night due to the achy/cramping ...

Posted 20 May 2015 2 answers

How long does Levaquin stay in your system if I take 1 250mg tablet BID?

I restarted Levaquin 250mg tablets BID after taking a 10 day break. I have been taking them now for 27 days and was prescribed Diflucan for candida. I know the two can interact so my dosage ...

Posted 26 Apr 2015 1 answer

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