Review: could Levaquin cause Vision - light sensitive (Photophobia)?
Summary: Vision - light sensitive is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Sinusitis.
We study 27,850 people who have side effects while taking Levaquin from FDA and social media. Among them, 53 have Vision - light sensitive. Find out below who they are, when they have Vision - light sensitive and more.
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Levaquin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 28,791 Levaquin users)
Vision - light sensitive
Vision - light sensitive (extreme sensitivity to light) has been reported by people with depression, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 6,103 Vision - light sensitive patients)
On Feb, 1, 2015: 27,844 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin. Among them, 53 people (0.19%) have Vision - Light Sensitive.
Time on Levaquin when people have Vision - light sensitive * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Vision - light sensitive||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Vision - light sensitive when taking Levaquin * :
|Vision - light sensitive||0.00%||0.00%||11.63%||6.98%||13.95%||30.23%||13.95%||23.26% |
Severity of Vision - light sensitive when taking Levaquin ** :
How people recovered from Vision - light sensitive ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Sinusitis (11 people, 20.75%)
- Urinary tract infection (5 people, 9.43%)
- Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (4 people, 7.55%)
- Kidney infection (4 people, 7.55%)
- Staphylococcal infection (4 people, 7.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (8 people, 15.09%)
- Lisinopril (5 people, 9.43%)
- Pepcid (5 people, 9.43%)
- Lopressor (5 people, 9.43%)
- Plavix (5 people, 9.43%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Lisinopril for a 72-year old man with Hypertension - Essential. The patient has Low Blood Pressure (abnormally low blood pressure), Light Sensitivity (extreme sensitivity to light)
- A study of side effects of Levaquin for a 53-year old woman with Bronchitis. The patient has Flank Pain (a distressing sensation experienced around the lower back and the upper abdomen)
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