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Review: could Levofloxacin cause Renal failure acute?

Summary: Renal failure acute is found among people who take Levofloxacin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have High blood pressure.

We study 5,447 people who have side effects while taking Levofloxacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 199 have Renal failure acute. Find out below who they are, when they have Renal failure acute and more.

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Levofloxacin

Levofloxacin has active ingredients of levofloxacin; sodium chloride. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 5,542 Levofloxacin users)

Renal failure acute

Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, diabetes, pain, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 60,810 Renal failure acute patients)

On Jan, 2, 2015: 5,445 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin. Among them, 199 people (3.65%) have Renal Failure Acute.

Trend of Renal failure acute in Levofloxacin reports

Time on Levofloxacin when people have Renal failure acute * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Renal failure acute97.30%2.70%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Renal failure acute when taking Levofloxacin * :

FemaleMale
Renal failure acute36.45%63.55%

Age of people who have Renal failure acute when taking Levofloxacin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Renal failure acute0.00%0.00%0.48%4.33%6.25%7.69%12.98%68.27%

Severity of Renal failure acute when taking Levofloxacin ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Renal failure acute ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (20 people, 10.05%)
  2. Pneumonia (19 people, 9.55%)
  3. Prophylaxis (14 people, 7.04%)
  4. Pain (14 people, 7.04%)
  5. Constipation (13 people, 6.53%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Furosemide (40 people, 20.10%)
  2. Aspirin (28 people, 14.07%)
  3. Vancomycin (27 people, 13.57%)
  4. Digoxin (26 people, 13.07%)
  5. Lorazepam (24 people, 12.06%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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