Review: could Avelox cause Tendonitis?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 6, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 20,076 people who take Avelox. Among them, 411 have Tendonitis. See who they are, when they have Tendonitis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
For patients like me, how are my drugs? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. We use data reported since 1977 till to date. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now >>>
Avelox (latest outcomes from 20,653 users) has active ingredients of moxifloxacin hydrochloride. It is often used in sinusitis, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Avelox include rashes, anaphylaxis, breathing difficulty, dizziness, nausea.
Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons) (latest reports from 60,801 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, sinusitis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, urinary tract infection.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 20,076 people reported to have side effects when taking Avelox. Among them, 411 people (2.05%) have Tendonitis.
Time on Avelox when people have Tendonitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Tendonitis when taking Avelox * :
Age of people who have Tendonitis when taking Avelox * :
Severity of Tendonitis when taking Avelox ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tendonitis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sinusitis (86 people, 20.92%)
- Bronchitis (30 people, 7.30%)
- Pneumonia (28 people, 6.81%)
- Prophylaxis (17 people, 4.14%)
- Ovarian cancer (17 people, 4.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Levaquin (82 people, 19.95%)
- Zometa (58 people, 14.11%)
- Aredia (49 people, 11.92%)
- Cipro (43 people, 10.46%)
- Neurontin (40 people, 9.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Related topic: Avelox, Tendonitis
You can also:
On eHealthMe, Avelox (moxifloxacin hydrochloride) is often used for sinusitis. Find out below the conditions Avelox is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Avelox used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Browse Avelox side effects from A to Z:
Browse Avelox drug interactions with drugs from A to Z:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (1 year ago):
Heel pain and leg cramps were most severe for just a few weeks after taking 7 pills (1/day). One and 1/2 year later, they are minimal, but anxiety, sleeplessness, nervousness, and tremors are still a problem. The tremors started in just the left leg. In the last 3 months, I also have bad tremors in the left arm. While the neurologist was open at first to the fact that my leg tremors were drug-induced, he now believes that I have Parkinson's. It's very coincidental that I never had any symptoms until taking Avelox. My question is, did the Avelox cause the PD or is it just a total coincidence?
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Avelox, Tendonitis
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Avelox with prednisone and nabumetome = disaster
I was prescribed that combination of drugs in January 2013 when I went to my family doctor with a bad chest congestion and painful knees. After starting on the drugs, I got a severely painful neck and thumb and noticed some tingling in my left foot. I took the whole course of the avelox and predniso ...
- 43 with chest tightness & can't take full breath
First morning after taking Avelox the night before, I felt something odd in my chest...thought it may have been the neck infection carried down. After third dose, chest pressure felt like a baseball pushing under my sternum/chest area at the level under my breastline. I could not take a full breath ...
More reviews for: Avelox, Tendonitis
Recent related drug studies:
More related studies for: Avelox, Tendonitis
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.