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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?
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Posted 22 Jan 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 2 Apr 2011 by • 2 answers
Posted 24 Apr 2010 by • 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 ...
Posted 9 May 2012 by • 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.
Posted 14 Jun 2010 by • 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?
Posted 14 Dec 2012 by • 2 answers
Posted 20 May 2018 by • 1 answer
I’ve been on levaquin antibiotics for 9 days now. Had bronchitis. Still running low grade fever. Is this normal?
Posted 1 May 2018 by • 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 ...
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Posted 28 Jan 2018 by • 0 answers
The allergic reaction was a big blister on my lip
Posted 23 Nov 2017 by • 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, ...
Posted 20 Jan 2018 by • 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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