Levaquin and Systemic lupus erythematosus - from FDA reports
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 Osteoporosis. This review analyzes which people have Systemic lupus erythematosus with Levaquin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 39,949 people who have side effects when taking Levaquin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 27, 2017
39,949 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 107 people (0.27%) have Systemic lupus erythematosus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Systemic lupus erythematosus *:
- < 1 month: 59.09 %
- 1 - 6 months: 9.09 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 31.82 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 89.52 %
- male: 10.48 %
Age of people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 9.3 %
- 30-39: 5.81 %
- 40-49: 17.44 %
- 50-59: 41.86 %
- 60+: 25.58 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Osteoporosis (32 people, 29.91%)
- Thrombocytopenia (11 people, 10.28%)
- Breast Cancer (11 people, 10.28%)
- Bone Pain (11 people, 10.28%)
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome (9 people, 8.41%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (50 people, 46.73%)
- Vicodin (46 people, 42.99%)
- Bextra (45 people, 42.06%)
- Methotrexate (43 people, 40.19%)
- Nexium (41 people, 38.32%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (50 people, 46.73%)
- Oedema Peripheral (48 people, 44.86%)
- Pain (46 people, 42.99%)
- Anaemia (43 people, 40.19%)
- Bone Disorder (41 people, 38.32%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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