Review: could Levaquin cause Knee pain?
Summary: Knee pain is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Omeprazole, and have Sinusitis.
We study 27,853 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Knee pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Knee pain and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,797 Levaquin users)
Knee pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, hypothyroidism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (latest reports from 502 Knee pain patients)
On Apr, 2, 2015: 27,853 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 6 people (0.02%) have Knee Pain.
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||66.67%||16.67%||16.67%||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%||16.67%||0.00%||50.00%||33.33% |
Severity of Knee pain when taking Levaquin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Knee pain||0.00%||33.33%||50.00%||16.67% |
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, 33.33%)
- Gerd (1 people, 16.67%)
- High blood cholesterol (1 people, 16.67%)
- Hypertension (1 people, 16.67%)
- Acute bronchitis (1 people, 16.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Omeprazole (1 people, 16.67%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 16.67%)
- Jantoven (1 people, 16.67%)
- Synthroid (1 people, 16.67%)
- Simvastatin (1 people, 16.67%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Levaquin for a 49-year old woman with Respiratory Disorder. The patient has Neck Pain, Back Pain, Hypertensive Heart Disease, Rash Generalised, Skin Burning Sensation, Skin Sensitisation, Sun-induced Skin Changes - Keratosis, Short-term Memory Loss, Tendon Pain, Headache - Migraine With Aura, Neuropathy, Arterial Spasm
- A study of drug interactions between Lutein, CoQ-10, Saccharomyces Boulardii, Vitamin B12, Chelated Magnesium, Vitamin D, Levaquin, Escitalopram, Atorvastatin Calcium, Climara, Levothyroxine Sodium for a 56-year old woman with Vision Problems, Cardiovascular Antioxidant, Lack Of Regular Bowel Movements, Low Energy, Muscle Pain, C4 Level, Infection, Depression, High Blood Cholesterol And Triglycerides, Menopause, Hypothyroidism. The patient has Tendon Pain, Muscle Pain, Joint Stiffness
- A study of drug interactions between Albuterol, Fluticasone Propionate, Soma, Simvastatin, Zetia, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Ultram, Lamictal, Quetiapine Fumarate for a 48-year old woman with COPD, Allergy, Fibromyalgia, Total Cholesterol, Low Thyroid, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Bipolar. The patient has Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs, Back Stiffness, Pain - Knee, Shortness Of Breath, Burning Across The Kneecap
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