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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 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?

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

Posted 24 Apr 2010 by donpat123 14 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 ...

Has anyone had an extrapyramidal reaction to Levaquin?

Posted 9 days ago 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. ...

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 ...

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

Posted 11 Feb 2017 by Paula Patton 3 answers

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

I saw that you should not take Levaquin and Aleve together... is this true??

Posted 14 Feb 2017 by gregsgirl08 1 answer

what are the symptoms if these 2 are taken together??

Can I switch back to a stronger antibiotic?

Posted 5 Feb 2017 by cw06 1 answer

I have pneumonia and was prescribed 750mg Levoquin. After reading the FDA warnings I got very nervous because my muscles were sore and asked to change antibiotics after taking only 1 pill. I am allergic to penicillin (anaphylaxis) so I was prescribed Doxycycline 100mg which I have been taking x2 ...

I have pneumonia and was given Rocephin at minor emergency 2 days ago and Levaquin to go home on?

Posted 28 Jan 2017 by Mydogbo 0 answers

This morning I woke up with wheezing and my cough though it seemed to be getting better yesterday feels worse today. Should I seek medical attention again? I don't have a fever but do have a severe headache.

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