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Review: could Levaquin cause Addiction - drug (Drug abuse and dependence)?

Summary: Addiction - drug is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Oxycontin, and have Pain.

We study 27,853 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 151 have Addiction - drug. Find out below who they are, when they have Addiction - drug and more.

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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,797 Levaquin users)

Addiction - drug

Addiction - drug has been reported by people with pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety, migraine. (latest reports from 19,964 Addiction - drug patients)

On Apr, 16, 2015: 27,853 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 151 people (0.54%) have Addiction - Drug.

Trend of Addiction - drug in Levaquin reports

Time on Levaquin when people have Addiction - drug * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Addiction - drug100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Addiction - drug when taking Levaquin * :

Addiction - drug0.00%0.00%0.00%13.61%19.05%32.65%25.85%8.84%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (63 people, 41.72%)
  2. Depression (18 people, 11.92%)
  3. Restless legs syndrome (8 people, 5.30%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (7 people, 4.64%)
  5. Hypertriglyceridaemia (7 people, 4.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Oxycontin (133 people, 88.08%)
  2. Demerol (65 people, 43.05%)
  3. Albuterol (59 people, 39.07%)
  4. Ambien (58 people, 38.41%)
  5. Neurontin (57 people, 37.75%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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