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Review: could Levaquin cause Hyponatraemia (Hyponatremia)?





Summary: Hyponatraemia 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 Protonix, and have Hypertension.

We study 27,829 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 349 have Hyponatraemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hyponatraemia and more.

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

Levaquin

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

Hyponatraemia

Hyponatraemia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, pain, multiple myeloma.(latest reports from Hyponatraemia 27,311 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 27,829 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 349 people (1.25%) have Hyponatraemia.

Trend of Hyponatraemia in Levaquin reports

Time on Levaquin when people have Hyponatraemia * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hyponatraemia97.44%2.56%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Hyponatraemia when taking Levaquin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hyponatraemia0.00%0.00%0.32%1.28%0.64%7.99%14.06%75.72%

Severity of Hyponatraemia when taking Levaquin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hyponatraemia0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hyponatraemia ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (38 people, 10.89%)
  2. Multiple myeloma (36 people, 10.32%)
  3. Pain (27 people, 7.74%)
  4. Pneumonia (20 people, 5.73%)
  5. Nausea (19 people, 5.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Protonix (123 people, 35.24%)
  2. Lasix (120 people, 34.38%)
  3. Aspirin (110 people, 31.52%)
  4. Zometa (106 people, 30.37%)
  5. Lisinopril (103 people, 29.51%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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