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. This review analyzes which people have Plantar fasciitis with Levaquin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 38,637 people who have side effects when taking Levaquin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 08, 2017
38,637 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 355 people (0.92%) have Plantar Fasciitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Plantar Fasciitis *:
- < 1 month: 78.26 %
- 1 - 6 months: 10.87 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.17 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.43 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.09 %
- 10+ years: 2.17 %
Gender of people who have Plantar Fasciitis when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 63.85 %
- male: 36.15 %
Age of people who have Plantar Fasciitis when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.4 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 3.24 %
- 30-39: 11.74 %
- 40-49: 23.48 %
- 50-59: 32.39 %
- 60+: 28.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Sinusitis (86 people, 24.23%)
- Bronchitis (56 people, 15.77%)
- Pneumonia (44 people, 12.39%)
- Urinary Tract Infection (32 people, 9.01%)
- Hypercalcaemia (28 people, 7.89%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (63 people, 17.75%)
- Neurontin (58 people, 16.34%)
- Avelox (55 people, 15.49%)
- Zometa (50 people, 14.08%)
- Ambien (48 people, 13.52%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Tendonitis (151 people, 42.54%)
- Tendon Rupture (149 people, 41.97%)
- Pain In Extremity (87 people, 24.51%)
- Stress And Anxiety (77 people, 21.69%)
- Weakness (73 people, 20.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Plantar fasciitis when taking Levaquin?
Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 40,201 users)
Plantar fasciitis (painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure (latest reports from 2,792 Plantar fasciitis patients).
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