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Review: could Levofloxacin cause Renal failure acute?

We study 5,437 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 (latest outcomes from 5,529 users) has active ingredients of levofloxacin; sodium chloride. It is often used in pneumonia.

Renal failure acute

Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 452,535 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, diabetes, pain, multiple myeloma.

On Aug, 17, 2014: 5,435 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin. Among them, 199 people (3.66%) have Renal Failure Acute. They amount to 0.04% of all the 452,498 people who have Renal Failure Acute on eHealthMe.

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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  • Taken levo 500mg for five days. Stopoed because of joint, muscle pain,,referred to rheumatoligist. Benn ill since march 2014 been deaf with horrendous tinnitus for 8 weeks now

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  • From this study (2 weeks ago):

  • Patient was in constant pain with no ability to move (wasn't even able to pick a glass of water). No supplements were given while on Levofloxacin and inspite of family questioning the high dosage for an unconfirmed Koch's spine diagnosis, patient was prescribed 750mgs of Levoflox twice a day; making it 1.5 gms of the drug taken each day for almost 3 weeks.

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    karlee on Jul, 23, 2014:

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  • Was put on this antibiotic for chronic sinusitis but after 10 days on drug have swollen painful feet and hard to walk. Sometimes pain in knees, arms.

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