Review: could Levaquin cause Knee pain?
We study 27,823 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 5 have Knee pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Knee pain and more.
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Levaquin (latest outcomes from 28,763 users) has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis.
Knee pain (latest reports from 791 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain, sinusitis.
On Aug, 14, 2014: 27,823 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 5 people (0.02%) have Knee Pain. They amount to 0.66% of all the 763 people who have Knee Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Levaquin when people have Knee pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Knee pain||60.00%||20.00%||20.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Knee pain when taking Levaquin * :
|Knee pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00%||60.00%||20.00% |
Severity of Knee pain when taking Levaquin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Knee pain||0.00%||40.00%||40.00%||20.00% |
How people recovered from Knee pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Knee pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sinusitis (2 people, 40.00%)
- Bronchitis (1 people, 20.00%)
- Pneumococcal bacteraemia (1 people, 20.00%)
- Cholesterol (1 people, 20.00%)
- Insomnia (1 people, 20.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lunesta (1 people, 20.00%)
- Lipitor (1 people, 20.00%)
- Triamterene and hydrochlorothiazide (1 people, 20.00%)
- Actos (1 people, 20.00%)
- Zoloft (1 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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