Systemic lupus erythematosus 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 Systemic lupus erythematosus . We study 36,977 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 103 have Systemic lupus erythematosus. Find out below who they are, when they have Systemic lupus erythematosus and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levaquin 38,194 users)
Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, crohn's disease, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 23,212 Systemic lupus erythematosus patients).
On Oct, 20, 2016
36,977 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 103 people (0.28%) have Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hello my name is Carolyn Martin. My daughter Shannon got Lupus when she was 17. She lived another 13 years before dying at the age of 30. She has 2 children both boys that has no mother now. She was on accutane at the age of 14 for acne. I am pretty sure that is what gave her lupus. She got very depressed and didn't act like herself. The doctor took her off of it after a few months because her platelet count dropped very low. I think it probably destroyed her immune system at the same time. I miss her so much,she was my best friend. I wish I could do something for her like stopping that drug company from ever hurting anyone else.
Hi everyone, I took Levofloxacin (Levaquin) about two years ago (Oct. 2014) and have recovered from most of the very unpleasant side-effects. But my voice still keeps getting hoarse and my voice cords and larynx hurt almost every day (itching kind of pain, sometimes stinging), which makes talking very unpleasant for me. Has anyone made similar experiences and found a solution? Any suggestions are welcome. Kind regards, Tobias
I am 27 year old male. I have SLE. I get a lot of discomfort and pain in my chest and upper back. It migrates throughout the day and changes in quality. It can be overwhelming. Sometimes I have a hard time breathing, sometimes my heart races. Sometimes my face gets hot and sweaty. I thought it ...
I'm really just looking to find people who have taken aldara and have lupus. I want to know someone somewhere has successfully completed a treatment without any huge issues. I've had a rx sitting here for a month, but Im affraid it'll cause a flair.
Hello my name is Carolyn Martin. My daughter Shannon got Lupus when she was 17. She lived another 13 years before dying at the age of 30. She has 2 children both boys that has no mother now. She was on accutane at the age of 14 for acne. I am pretty sure that is what gave her lupus. She got ...
Hi my name is Lisa I am Dx with Lupus this year , so I am a newbie. I sometimes have aches and pains, but I take my anti inflammatory medicine . I won't give up on life . This I illness will not hinder me from my job and enjoying life as well.
Hi everyone, I took Levofloxacin (Levaquin) about two years ago (Oct. 2014) and have recovered from most of the very unpleasant side-effects. But my voice still keeps getting hoarse and my voice cords and larynx hurt almost every day (itching kind of pain, sometimes stinging), which makes ...
Hi I took 2 levaquin a few days ago and got flushes lightheadness and possibly more going to the doc tomorrow about lumps on my sternum; but all of a sudden my scalp has been burning and my hair getting dryer and breaking and it gets worse every time I wash it , it feels dead! I'm so scared I ...
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