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How effective is Levaquin for Upper respiratory tract infection?

Overall ratings: 2.9/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Levaquin (levofloxacin) is for Upper respiratory tract infection. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 9 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Levaquin

Levaquin (latest outcomes from 28,766 users) has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis.

Upper respiratory tract infection

Upper respiratory tract infection (latest reports from 124,194 patients) can be treated by Azithromycin, Amoxicillin, Levaquin, Clarithromycin, Zithromax.

On Oct, 1, 2014: 9 people are studied for taking Levaquin in Upper respiratory tract infection




Levaquin effectiveness for Upper respiratory tract infection


Long term Levaquin effectiveness for Upper respiratory tract infection

Levaquin effectiveness for Upper respiratory tract infection (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall12330
Long term
(1+ years)
00000

Age of people who take Levaquin for Upper respiratory tract infection * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Upper respiratory tract infection0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%22.22%44.44%22.22%11.11%

Who find Levaquin more effective for Upper respiratory tract infection?

Age of people who find Levaquin more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Upper respiratory tract infection0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 years ago):

  • Took levaquin for 7 days and knees were in pain and left thumb joint
    Had bi lateral knee replacement April 23,2012
    Never had a problem w joints prior to levaquin
    Is there any class action suits

    Reply

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • Just wondering if it's safe to take Prilosec with Levaquin

    Reply

  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • Feeling REALLY shaky, especially in the mornings.

    Reply

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    Confusion. Stopped dosage at day 6 of 7; prescribed 500 mg. 1 daily. I thought the confusion was from the weeks of pretty severe coughing symptoms, associated with the sinusitus - thought maybe from a lack of oxygen from not being able to breathe well for so long. I finally stopped the med. when ...

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