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Review: could Levaquin cause Death?

Summary: Death is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Pain.

We study 27,850 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 698 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

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Levaquin

Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,791 Levaquin users)

Death

Death has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple myeloma, dialysis, diabetes, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 183,870 Death patients)

On Mar, 3, 2015: 27,850 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 719 people (2.58%) have Death.

Trend of Death in Levaquin reports

Time on Levaquin when people have Death * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Death95.00%5.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Death when taking Levaquin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Death0.00%0.00%0.35%0.87%4.00%13.22%10.09%71.48%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (58 people, 8.07%)
  2. Breast cancer (40 people, 5.56%)
  3. Metastases to bone (38 people, 5.29%)
  4. Multiple myeloma (20 people, 2.78%)
  5. Pneumonia (19 people, 2.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (185 people, 25.73%)
  2. Lasix (165 people, 22.95%)
  3. Aspirin (143 people, 19.89%)
  4. Vancomycin (127 people, 17.66%)
  5. Protonix (118 people, 16.41%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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