Could Levaquin cause Hyponatraemia - from FDA reports
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 Zometa, and have High blood pressure . We study 36,669 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA. Among them, 408 have Hyponatraemia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hyponatraemia and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 38,205 users)
Hyponatraemia (abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, pain, osteoporosis, preventive health care (latest reports from 37,389 Hyponatraemia patients).
On Jan, 02, 2017
36,669 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 408 people (1.11%) have Hyponatraemia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Hyponatraemia *:
- < 1 month: 97.44 %
- 1 - 6 months: 2.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Hyponatraemia when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 53.35 %
- male: 46.65 %
Age of people who have Hyponatraemia when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.3 %
- 10-19: 1.48 %
- 20-29: 1.19 %
- 30-39: 0.89 %
- 40-49: 7.42 %
- 50-59: 16.62 %
- 60+: 72.11 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- High Blood Pressure (44 people, 10.78%)
- Multiple Myeloma (38 people, 9.31%)
- Pain (27 people, 6.62%)
- Nausea (26 people, 6.37%)
- Depression (22 people, 5.39%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (124 people, 30.39%)
- Protonix (117 people, 28.68%)
- Lasix (116 people, 28.43%)
- Lisinopril (101 people, 24.75%)
- Synthroid (98 people, 24.02%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (155 people, 37.99%)
- Nausea (150 people, 36.76%)
- Stress And Anxiety (148 people, 36.27%)
- Anaemia (135 people, 33.09%)
- Diarrhea (128 people, 31.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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