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Review: could Levaquin cause Tiredness (Fatigue)?

Summary: Tiredness 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 Zometa, and have Pain.

We study 27,850 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 2,234 have Tiredness. Find out below who they are, when they have Tiredness and more.

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Levaquin

Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,790 Levaquin users)

Tiredness

Tiredness (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 200,643 Tiredness patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 27,850 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 2,234 people (8.02%) have Tiredness.

Trend of Tiredness in Levaquin reports

Time on Levaquin when people have Tiredness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Tiredness90.18%5.25%0.23%0.23%3.42%0.46%0.23%

Age of people who have Tiredness when taking Levaquin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Tiredness0.05%0.05%0.71%3.48%8.96%18.39%21.77%46.59%

Severity of Tiredness when taking Levaquin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Tiredness5.88%41.18%35.29%17.65%

How people recovered from Tiredness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Tiredness25.00%0.00%75.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Pain (235 people, 10.52%)
  2. Sinusitis (174 people, 7.79%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (126 people, 5.64%)
  4. Urinary tract infection (113 people, 5.06%)
  5. Breast cancer (113 people, 5.06%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (611 people, 27.35%)
  2. Aspirin (600 people, 26.86%)
  3. Lasix (521 people, 23.32%)
  4. Aredia (510 people, 22.83%)
  5. Ambien (508 people, 22.74%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • I had the flu several weeks ago and took this sinus infection and cannot seem to get over it. I am on day 7 of antibiotic and took 5 day of prednisone. I have had 3 sinus surgeries before. My chest is hurting more this time. I am kinda worried the infection might be in my chest wall that is making it hurt.

    Reply

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  • CC on Nov, 30, 2012:

    I saw the same symptoms on Mystery Diagnosis. It was the patient’s thyroid. Have your wife go to a thyroid specialist.

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