Levaquin and 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 Multiple myeloma . We study 36,669 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA. Among them, 1,918 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 38,212 users)
Fever has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, crohn's disease, hepatitis c (latest reports from 242,288 Fever patients).
On Jan, 30, 2017
36,669 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 1,918 people (5.23%) have Fever
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Fever *:
- < 1 month: 93.55 %
- 1 - 6 months: 3.23 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.54 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.15 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.54 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Fever when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 58.05 %
- male: 41.95 %
Age of people who have Fever when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.56 %
- 10-19: 1.56 %
- 20-29: 3.06 %
- 30-39: 7.06 %
- 40-49: 17.86 %
- 50-59: 25.42 %
- 60+: 44.41 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (194 people, 10.11%)
- Pain (188 people, 9.80%)
- Breast Cancer (88 people, 4.59%)
- High Blood Pressure (73 people, 3.81%)
- Stress And Anxiety (72 people, 3.75%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (452 people, 23.57%)
- Lasix (347 people, 18.09%)
- Aredia (327 people, 17.05%)
- Ambien (319 people, 16.63%)
- Protonix (313 people, 16.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (673 people, 35.09%)
- Nausea (637 people, 33.21%)
- Fatigue (600 people, 31.28%)
- Weakness (591 people, 30.81%)
- Stress And Anxiety (560 people, 29.20%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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