Review: could Levofloxacin cause Recurrent leg pain and cramping?
This is a review of Recurrent leg pain and cramping (Blockage of leg arteries) by studying 5,417 people who take Levofloxacin. We analyze: the time on Levofloxacin when people have Recurrent leg pain and cramping, gender and age of these people, the severity of Recurrent leg pain and cramping, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Levofloxacin. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Levofloxacin (latest outcomes from 5,495 users) has active ingredients of levofloxacin; sodium chloride. It is often used in pneumonia, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Levofloxacin include fever, pneumonia, diarrhea, nausea and vomiting, thrombocytopenia.
Recurrent leg pain and cramping
Recurrent leg pain and cramping (repeated leg pain and muscle contraction) (latest reports from 15,423 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, arthritis, osteopenia.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 5,410 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin. Among them, 4 people (0.07%) have Recurrent Leg Pain And Cramping.
Time on Levofloxacin when people have Recurrent leg pain and cramping * :
Gender of people who have Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Levofloxacin * :
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||25.00%||75.00% |
Age of people who have Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Levofloxacin * :
|Recurrent leg pain and cramping||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
Severity of Recurrent leg pain and cramping when taking Levofloxacin ** :
How people recovered from Recurrent leg pain and cramping ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 25.00%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (1 people, 25.00%)
- Influenza like illness (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Insulin (4 people, 100.00%)
- Ibuprofen (3 people, 75.00%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 75.00%)
- Enoxaparin sodium (2 people, 50.00%)
- Fentanyl (2 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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