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Review: could Levaquin cause Fever?





Summary: Fever 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 27,829 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,578 have Fever. Find out below who they are, when they have Fever and more.

You are not alone: join a mobile support group for people who take Levaquin and have Fever >>>

Levaquin

Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (view latest outcomes from 28,770 users)

Fever

Fever has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain.(latest reports from Fever 168,332 patients)

On Nov, 27, 2014: 27,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 1,578 people (5.67%) have Fever.

Trend of Fever in Levaquin reports

Time on Levaquin when people have Fever * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fever93.75%2.27%0.00%1.14%2.84%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Fever when taking Levaquin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fever0.07%0.67%1.42%2.70%6.95%18.14%26.23%43.83%

Severity of Fever when taking Levaquin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Fever0.00%50.00%0.00%50.00%

How people recovered from Fever ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Fever50.00%0.00%50.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (186 people, 11.79%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (135 people, 8.56%)
  3. Sinusitis (86 people, 5.45%)
  4. Pyrexia (76 people, 4.82%)
  5. Breast cancer (76 people, 4.82%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (390 people, 24.71%)
  2. Aspirin (341 people, 21.61%)
  3. Lasix (309 people, 19.58%)
  4. Protonix (298 people, 18.88%)
  5. Aredia (287 people, 18.19%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • How long did the hives/itching eyes last?
    (Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Psoriasis, and takes Daptomycin, Bactrim, Levaquin, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Clindamycin Phosphate In Dextrose 5%)
    had back to back allergic reactions to iv abx - after clinda (april 2014) developed sjs - still having hives around my eyes, watering, and severe itching. have been on 4x dose zyrtec, prn benadryl. when will this go away?
  • I was on leviquin for cellulitis now i can't walk rupture ligament tindeitt
    (Asked by a 64 year old woman who has Can Not Walk 1 Block Un Stable Ankles , and takes Levaquin )
    Torn Tndent rupture ligaments in ankle acilles heel
  • How many people have had a meniscus tear after just a few doses of levaquin
    (Asked by a 56 year old man who has Now Am Goiung To Have To Have Surgery To Repair Knee Never Had Any Trouble With Knees Until The Levaquin, Had Severe Swelling And Pain So Bad I Couldn't Without A Crutch Or Cane, and takes Levaquin)
    was having severe sinus problems so my primary care doctor prescribed levaquin within 3 days both knees and one ankle were swollen beyond belief ,had to go to the emergency room 2 days in a row to have fluid drained from my right knee never have fully recovered so my orthopedic Dr. ordered an mri an ...
  • Interactions between quineprox (hydroxychloroquine) &zyvox (linezolid)
    (Asked by a 38 year old woman who has Headache, Fever, Swollen Fingers, Joint Pain, Muscle Tightness And Pain, and takes Zyvox, Cellcept)
    I had foot soft tissue infection and hospitalized for two days and given IV for Cipro. Then I was released from the hospital and given Zyvox 600MG twice a day for ten days. Meanwhile, I am taking 2000 MG cellcept and 400MG Hydroxychloriquine for more than 10 years to control my lupus. Around the si ...
  • What effect if i take dexamethasone and cyproheptedine?
    (Asked by a 32 year old man who has Fever, and takes Paracetamol)
    i take paracetamol 500 mg with chloroperamine (copastin),and some medicine related tu flue. i have some problem with my nose and i take fedac.

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