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 (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.
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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