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Review: Levaquin and Valtrex

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Levaquin and Valtrex. It is created by eHealthMe based on 642 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 6, 2014: 642 people who reported to have interactions when taking Levaquin, Valtrex are studied

Trend of Levaquin, Valtrex's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (3246030)

Drug combinations in study:
- Levaquin (levofloxacin)
- Valtrex (valacyclovir hydrochloride)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Levaquin, Valtrex:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Anxiety642
Vomiting543
Pain520
Pyrexia (fever)462
Arthralgia (joint pain)420
Injury398
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)394
Osteonecrosis Of Jaw (death of bone of jaw)340
Fall308
Back Pain278

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Levaquin, Valtrex:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Vomiting9
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)9
Anxiety9
Cerebellar Infarction (impaired blood circulation to cerebellum)9
Hemianopia Homonymous (visual field defect involving either the two right or the two left halves of the visual fields of both eyes)9
Dyskinesia (abnormality or impairment of voluntary movement)9
Hemicephalalgia (headache affecting one side of the head)9
Visual Acuity Reduced (reduced clearness of vision)9
Hemiparesis (weakness on one side of the body)9
Cerebral Infarction (less blood supply to brain resulting tissue damage)9

How effective are the drugs:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Levaquin0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%
Valtrex0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma
  2. Prophylaxis
  3. Acute myeloid leukaemia
  4. Pain
  5. Infection prophylaxis

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Fluconazole
  2. Zometa
  3. Dexamethasone
  4. Protonix
  5. Zithromax

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Levaquin (levofloxacin) is often used to treat sinusitis. Valtrex (valacyclovir hydrochloride) is often used to treat genital herpes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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