Levoquin is a common misspelling of Levaquin (levofloxacin).
What is Levaquin (Levoquin)?
Levaquin (Levoquin) is a broad-spectrum quinolone antibiotic.
Levaquin (Levoquin) is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections, including several types of sinus infection and pneumonia. It is also prescribed for flare-ups of chronic bronchitis, acute kidney infections, certain urinary or chronic prostate infections, and skin infections. Levaquin (Levoquin) may also be used to prevent or slow anthrax after exposure. Levaquin (Levoquin) may also be used for other purposes not listed here.Levaquin (Levoquin) is in a group of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones and works by killing sensitive bacteria.
The most common adverse drug reactions to Levaquin (Levoquin) are nausea, headache, diarrhea, insomnia, constipation, and dizziness.
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