Review: could Levaquin cause Thin blood (Thrombocytopenia )?
Summary: Thin blood is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 27,853 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 338 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,794 Levaquin users)
Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. (latest reports from 41,017 Thin blood patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 27,850 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 338 people (1.21%) have Thin Blood.
Time on Levaquin when people have Thin blood * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Thin blood||78.95%||5.26%||0.00%||7.89%||7.89%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Levaquin * :
|Thin blood||0.00%||2.76%||0.31%||2.45%||2.76%||9.82%||32.82%||49.08% |
Severity of Thin blood when taking Levaquin ** :
How people recovered from Thin blood ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (32 people, 9.47%)
- Acute myeloid leukaemia (30 people, 8.88%)
- Metastases to bone (16 people, 4.73%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 4.73%)
- Myelodysplastic syndrome (15 people, 4.44%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (64 people, 18.93%)
- Diflucan (61 people, 18.05%)
- Ativan (57 people, 16.86%)
- Aspirin (52 people, 15.38%)
- Prednisone (50 people, 14.79%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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