Review: could Levofloxacin cause Renal failure acute?
This is a review of Renal failure acute by studying 5,417 people who take Levofloxacin. We analyze: the time on Levofloxacin when people have Renal failure acute, gender and age of these people, the severity of Renal failure acute, 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 5,502 users) has active ingredients of levofloxacin; sodium chloride. It is often used in sinusitis, pneumonia. Commonly reported side effects of Levofloxacin include fever, pneumonia, diarrhea, nausea and vomiting, thrombocytopenia.
Renal failure acute
Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction) (latest reports from 436,256 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, diabetes, pain, multiple myeloma.
On Feb, 17, 2014: 5,410 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin. Among them, 199 people (3.68%) have Renal Failure Acute.
Time on Levofloxacin when people have Renal failure acute * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Renal failure acute||97.30%||2.70%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Renal failure acute when taking Levofloxacin * :
|Renal failure acute||36.45%||63.55% |
Age of people who have Renal failure acute when taking Levofloxacin * :
|Renal failure acute||0.00%||0.00%||0.48%||4.33%||6.25%||7.69%||12.98%||68.27% |
Severity of Renal failure acute when taking Levofloxacin ** :
How people recovered from Renal failure acute ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (20 people, 10.05%)
- Pneumonia (19 people, 9.55%)
- Prophylaxis (14 people, 7.04%)
- Pain (14 people, 7.04%)
- Constipation (13 people, 6.53%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (40 people, 20.10%)
- Aspirin (28 people, 14.07%)
- Vancomycin (27 people, 13.57%)
- Digoxin (26 people, 13.07%)
- Lorazepam (24 people, 12.06%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I took the prednisone on 9/29/13 for 7 days and stopped as per my doctor said when I complained of leg pain. It got so severe I ended up in ER. Took pain meds till it was gone in 5 days. I could not walk on own.
I took the Levofloxacin in January of this year for 7 days. My left leg started hurting in calf part on 6th day, lasted a few days. Then started behind my right knee, which lasted a few days. Now it is in crease of upper right leg and has been hurting for 3 days now but only when I try to walk. Very painful and have to hold on to something and walk very slow.
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was on drug for 7 days stomach problems started after 6th day. Have been off of drug for 3 days and still have stomach issues. Gas bloated diarrea
From this study (2 months ago):
Iron infusions were required. After two doses, recovered, but H & H remain borderline. HTN either resulted from renal issues or caused renal issues, never figured out which. No longer need blood pressure medication, but was on for two years. Kidney function still borderline below normal.
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