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How long does tendonitis last from taking Levaquin?

Posted 31 Aug 2009 10 answers

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 have this problem, and how long did it last?

Can you drink alcohol while taking Levaquin?

Posted 23 Dec 2009 by hooper1 3 answers

If allergic to penicillin can I take Levaquin?

Posted 7 Apr 2012 by stgrif9 3 answers

Want to stop one antibiotic and start new one?

Posted 22 Jan 2013 by jpaparo56 2 answers

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 twice a day for 10 days. This is due to the fact that I am breastfeeding and Augmentin is safer than ...

Can you take levaquin for an infected tooth?

Posted 2 Apr 2011 by cwmurphy 2 answers

Why does Levaquin cause such horrendous pain in some people?

Posted 9 May 2012 by C.E. 8 answers

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 the supplements I am taking. If I reduce them, the pain increases. C.E.

I have levaquin-induced tendonitis. Is there anything that will help me?

Posted 24 Apr 2010 by donpat123 17 answers

I had walking pneumonia at Thanksgiving and was prescribed levaquin. The next day I noticed soreness in calves. The soreness, in three days, developed into tendonitis in ankles and in shoulders. I had no idea that levaquin was causing this and took levaquin for the ten days prescribed. This has now ...

I need an anibiotic. What can I safely use while on warfarin?

Posted 14 Jun 2010 by debbie101050 6 answers

I was given azithromycin. I was scared and did not take it. Then I was given Levaquin. I was told of the increased risk for bleeding, and did not take the antibiotics. Isn't there something safe to use while on warfarin?

Pneumonia and stabbing gastro pains?

Posted 29 May 2017 by nreilly 2 answers

I have had bilateral pneumonia for a little over one week. I am on levaquin 750 mg for 10 days. I recently over the past two days have been experiencing a lot of stabbing pain and pain going up and down my right side that feels like severe gas pockets. Similar to the pain I had prior to ...

Is tetracycline related to levaquin?

Posted 28 May 2017 by pamduh88 1 answer

I am allergic to drug class of quinolone and need to dose my sick gold fish but am afraid I will have a reverse reaction to being around a medication I am very allergic too. Thank you. The Tetracycline is for the goldfish.

After hospitalized with kidney infection in my transplanted kidney, doctors felt best antibiotic?

Posted 26 May 2017 by Prysk 0 answers

For me is levaquin 750 mg daily 14 days. Im concerned about side effects. Other less favorable treatment option is IV antibiotics at home. Any advice?

Has anyone had an extrapyramidal reaction to Levaquin?

Posted 21 Apr 2017 by bdteacher 0 answers

About 10 years ago, I had achilles tendonitis and plantar fascitis after taking Levaquin a few months before. Sunday I went to the hospital with RSV and they started me on an unnamed antibiotic. In all fairness, it was not on my allergy list because no one would believe it caused the tendonitis. ...

Is there anything that can be done to reverse the side effects after taking Levaquin?

Posted 11 Feb 2017 by Paula Patton 5 answers

Have trouble walking, itching all over the body, gastric parisis, loss of balance, cornea edema, loss of energy and depression.

Can I get Levaquin flushed out of my system before the side effects kill me?

Posted 25 Mar 2017 by Tishyann060866 2 answers

I was prescribed Levaquin 750mg yesterday for pnueumonia. I took 2nd pill today. The skin on my neck is blistering and peeling and it feels like I have blisters down my throat. Now my joints are popping. All with just 2 pills and I still terribly sick with pnueumonia. I have now educated myself on ...

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