Pulmonary embolism is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Yasmin, and have Contraception . We study 29,797 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,002 have Pulmonary embolism. Find out below who they are, when they have Pulmonary embolism and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 30,922 users)
Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, fever, hypotension, haematoma, international normalised ratio increased (latest reports from 71,370 Pulmonary embolism patients).
On Aug, 26, 2016
29,797 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 1,002 people (3.36%) have Pulmonary Embolism
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, my name is Pearl, I recently lost my daughter to pulmonary embolism. She was prescribed Macrobid for UTI . Doctor at the emergency did not ask her if she had kidney problems and she only had one kidney that was still functioning. A week after she was done taking her pills , she was very sick , shortness of breath and in pain. She went to the hospital on Wednesday night and Friday I got a call that we should call the family and Saturday she was gone. We are in shock and mad at the same time. I want to sue that doctor for not doing is job properly, help me clear up my mind. I can not sleep thinking of what she went through .
Hi, i recently had a diagnostic laparoscopy to treat endometriosis and was injected with a depo provera shot. I am 22 years old. I was on the depo provera for birth control and endometriosis. I had a pulmonary embolism 2 years ago after my 3rd back surgery and was also on the depo shot then, but ...
I was diagnosed with pulmonary embolism and they still haven't told me why..I don't take the mirtazapine every day so I was wondering if that is what caused me to get it..I really need an answer because it's the only anti depressant that helps me sleep
Hi, my name is Pearl, I recently lost my daughter to pulmonary embolism. She was prescribed Macrobid for UTI . Doctor at the emergency did not ask her if she had kidney problems and she only had one kidney that was still functioning. A week after she was done taking her pills , she was very ...
Hi , I'm 42 yo female who recently was diagnosed with multiple PE. I've been taking metformin For about a year and saw that people have been having trouble with the medication. I don't know if mine are from that or not .
My name is Tiffany. I just got out of the hospital today with a blood clot in my right lung. I took Solodyn for 2 months and stopped taking it about a month ago. I have been experiencing pain in my chest, upper stomach and back. I went to get a CT and Echo and they found it. Thank the Lord. I am ...
I am 62 and was prescribed Levaquin for pneumonia in January . I started having regular drop attacks and I had hoped they would go away when I stopped the drug. While they aren't as frequent, they are still occurring on a weekly basis. I recently broke my big toe in two places which has made ...
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