Review: could Levaquin cause Hallucination (Hallucinations)?
Summary: Hallucination 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 Ambien, and have Pain.
We study 27,844 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 has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,780 Levaquin users)
Hallucination (an experience involving the perception of something not present) has been reported by people with depression, pain, parkinson's disease, quit smoking, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 30,177 Hallucination patients)
On Jan, 27, 2015: 27,844 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 338 people (1.21%) have Hallucination.
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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- Will my short-term memory loss, caused by levaquin, every go away?
I wonder if the clinic that gave me the Levaquin purposely harmed me. I have many drug allergies, and I wasn't given the drug sheet that shows that Lavaquin has a Black Box warning. They refused to give me an antibiotic I knew I could safely take. I'm being "haunted" by P.I.s.
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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?
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Torn Tndent rupture ligaments in ankle acilles heel
- How many people have had a meniscus tear after just a few doses of 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 and found a meniscus tear so now i'm facing surgery to repair it
- I took levaquin for 10 days, had severe breathing difficulty (1 answer)
I took Levaquin for staph infection for 10 days, just got off it yesterday, but had and have persistent breathing problems (can't walk a block without my inhaler). How long will this persist before I'm back to normal?
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