Related topic: Levaquin, Hallucination
Review: could Levaquin cause Hallucination?
Summary: Hallucination could be caused by Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Ambien, and have Pain.
We study 27,814 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 338 have Hallucination. Find out below who they are, when they have Hallucination and more.
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Levaquin (latest outcomes from 28,753 users) has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) (latest reports from 165,278 patients) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, parkinson's disease, quit smoking.
On Apr, 14, 2014: 27,812 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 338 people (1.22%) have Hallucination. They amount to 0.20% of all the 167,090 people who have Hallucination on eHealthMe.
Time on Levaquin when people have Hallucination * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Hallucination when taking Levaquin * :
Severity of Hallucination when taking Levaquin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Hallucination ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pain (139 people, 41.12%)
- Bronchitis (107 people, 31.66%)
- Sleep disorder (105 people, 31.07%)
- Nausea (103 people, 30.47%)
- Anxiety (100 people, 29.59%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Ambien (126 people, 37.28%)
- Prevacid (112 people, 33.14%)
- Pravastatin (96 people, 28.40%)
- Clonazpam (94 people, 27.81%)
- Diazapam (94 people, 27.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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