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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

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

Posted 24 Apr 2010 by donpat123 24 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 ...

Why does Levaquin cause such horrendous pain in some people?

Posted 9 May 2012 by C.E. 9 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 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?

Can I drink wine while taking Levaquin?

Posted 14 Dec 2012 by slugger2131 2 answers

Is it normal to still have a low grade fever if I’ve been on levaquin for 10 days?

Posted 20 May 2018 by Crose1956 1 answer

I’ve been on levaquin antibiotics for 9 days now. Had bronchitis. Still running low grade fever. Is this normal?

Why would my doctor prescribe Levaquin for 30 days for bronchitis?

Posted 1 May 2018 by kimwham2 1 answer

I’ve been getting bronchitis at least once a year since childhood. I’m 63 now and recently came down with a pretty severe case. A new doctor I started going to prescribed Levaquin for 30 days. 30 days? That was bad enough but when I read the side effects I became concerned. Used for ...

I think I took 2 Levaquin by mistake?

Posted 13 Apr 2018 by Memawbrock 0 answers

Can you take Cipro for a UTI if you have had an allergic reaction to Levaquin?

Posted 28 Jan 2018 by Mark Williford 0 answers

The allergic reaction was a big blister on my lip

Why is levaquin and it's family still on the market with so many lawsuits against you and the pain?

Posted 23 Nov 2017 by Rnchrgrl 2 answers

Why is levaquin and it's family still on the market with so many lawsuits against you and the pain these medications are causing people? How many lawsuits will it take to get rid of this!? The people that are in constant pain because of this is way too many. The tendon ruptures and tendonitis, ...

My husband is having hallucinations, confusion and insomnia after taking 5 days of levaquin 750 mg?

Posted 20 Jan 2018 by Jch2 0 answers

Is there anything to counteract these side effects? He had a UTI and was prescribed this and OTC ibuprofen

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