Levaquin and Plantar fasciitis - from FDA reports
Plantar fasciitis 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 Prednisone, and have Sinusitis . We study 36,669 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA. Among them, 345 have Plantar fasciitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Plantar fasciitis and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in False. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 38,211 users)
Plantar fasciitis (painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure (latest reports from 2,644 Plantar fasciitis patients).
On Jan, 30, 2017
36,669 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 345 people (0.94%) have Plantar Fasciitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Plantar Fasciitis *:
- < 1 month: 75.86 %
- 1 - 6 months: 11.49 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.3 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.9 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.15 %
- 10+ years: 2.3 %
Gender of people who have Plantar Fasciitis when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 63.36 %
- male: 36.64 %
Age of people who have Plantar Fasciitis when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.41 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 3.32 %
- 30-39: 12.03 %
- 40-49: 22.82 %
- 50-59: 32.78 %
- 60+: 28.63 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Sinusitis (83 people, 24.06%)
- Bronchitis (53 people, 15.36%)
- Pneumonia (41 people, 11.88%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (28 people, 8.12%)
- Hypercalcaemia (28 people, 8.12%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (63 people, 18.26%)
- Neurontin (58 people, 16.81%)
- Avelox (53 people, 15.36%)
- Zometa (50 people, 14.49%)
- Ambien (47 people, 13.62%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tendonitis (147 people, 42.61%)
- Tendon Rupture (147 people, 42.61%)
- Pain In Extremity (85 people, 24.64%)
- Stress And Anxiety (77 people, 22.32%)
- Weakness (73 people, 21.16%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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