Could Levaquin cause Fever - from FDA reports
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 36,980 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA. Among them, 1,895 have Fever. Find out below who they are, when they have Fever and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 38,198 users)
Fever has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, hepatitis c (latest reports from 242,237 Fever patients).
On Nov, 26, 2016
36,980 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 1,895 people (5.12%) have Fever
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Fever *:
- < 1 month: 94.15 %
- 1 - 6 months: 2.66 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.06 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.6 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.53 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Fever when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 58.34 %
- male: 41.66 %
Age of people who have Fever when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.57 %
- 10-19: 1.58 %
- 20-29: 3.04 %
- 30-39: 7.03 %
- 40-49: 17.97 %
- 50-59: 25.82 %
- 60+: 43.92 %
Severity of Fever **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 50 %
- severe: 0.0 %
- most severe: 50 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (452 people, 23.85%)
- Lasix (347 people, 18.31%)
- Aredia (327 people, 17.26%)
- Ambien (319 people, 16.83%)
- Protonix (311 people, 16.41%)
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Potential co-existing conditions
- Pain (188 people, 9.92%)
- Multiple Myeloma (181 people, 9.55%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Pain (671 people, 35.41%)
- Nausea (633 people, 33.40%)
- Fatigue (597 people, 31.50%)
- Weakness (590 people, 31.13%)
- Stress And Anxiety (558 people, 29.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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