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How effective is Levaquin for Uti (Urinary tract infection)?

Summary: 50 Levaquin users have rated its effectiveness for Uti.

Overall ratings: 3.1/5

This is a review of how effective Levaquin (levofloxacin) is for Uti and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

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What is Levaquin

Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,794 Levaquin users)

Uti

Uti (urinary tract infection) can be treated by Macrobid, Cipro, Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride, Bactrim, Nitrofurantoin, Ciprofloxacin. (latest reports from 66,231 Uti patients)

On Mar, 29, 2015: 50 people are studied for taking Levaquin in Uti




Levaquin effectiveness for Uti


Long term Levaquin effectiveness for Uti

Levaquin effectiveness for Uti (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall51015164
Long term
(1+ years)
00000

Age of people who take Levaquin for Uti * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Uti0.00%0.00%0.00%14.00%16.00%14.00%26.00%30.00%

Who find Levaquin more effective for Uti?

Age of people who find Levaquin more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Uti0.00%0.00%0.00%20.00%10.00%10.00%15.00%45.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

 

 

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  • I am on cipro for three more days. when can i take my prilosec
    I am concerned about taking Cipro with other drugs and/or supplements. The label says not to use within 6 hours with antacid, vitamins, calcium and not to take with yogurt etc. I take Prilosec every day and can't figure out when/if I can take it with the Cipro. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
  • Taking macrobid for seven days for uti, head cold, bp fell to 64/45
    Has anyone else in my age group or my condition (chronic UTI's, ileostomy) experienced low BP with macrobid. Is it a sign the infection is not resolved? I skipped my hydrochlorothiazide and all BP meds for one day. Took only diovan and coreg and BP fell to 64/45.
    Oxygen level 92-94 extreme f ...
  • Did levaquin cause my menengitis?
    I was given Levaquin to treat pneumonia and this immediately lead to menengitis. I spent a week in the hospital and after 50 blood tests, they still never determined the cause.
  • Will my short-term memory loss, caused by levaquin, every go away?
    I wonder if the clinic that gave me the Levaquin purposely harmed me. I have many drug allergies, and I wasn't given the drug sheet that shows that Lavaquin has a Black Box warning. They refused to give me an antibiotic I knew I could safely take. I'm being "haunted" by P.I.s.
  • Warfarin and urinary infections (1 answer)
    HELP! Hello we are in the UK - my husband had an aortic valve replacement 4 years ago - he is now 61 and on warfarin. Over the past few years, since his AVR, he has had about 4/5 urinary infections which have caused him to be hospitalised with very high temperature/rigors etc. The medical profess ...

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    Prescribed for COPD flare-up, along with a 10 day course of prednisone. On day 5, I experienced extreme irritability. I was imagining what it would be like to shoot my husband. He had kicked me in his sleep and I was very seriously thinking of shooting that foot. I got up and secured the gun. Howeve ...
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  • I've had some type of neuropathy for some time. My hand and feet have pain, numbness, and tingling. My feet are always freezing even in the summer and my hands are also very cold. More recently, I've been diagnosed with Osteoarthritis starting in my neck and all the way down and told I now need total hip replacement. The left hip will be replaced this month Monday February 23,2015.
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    JerryMyer on Feb, 18, 2015:

    I have the same issues and symptoms as you. First, my prayers of wellness and healing go out to all. I use Gold Bond Pain Relieving Foot Cream and RTPR Real Time Pain Relief foot cream along with Ben Gay on calves, knees, small of back and shoulders and arms. Don't just rub it on, massage it in. Eery 2 r 3 days.Along with weed r Medical MJ, i have stayed off prescription drugs. Neuropthy cramps are much less severe and less often now and trust me my friends, i got the mind bending bad ones, distorting my fe3et into shapes that i could not believe. i'm 66 years young, male.

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