Levofloxacin and Weight gain - unintentional - from FDA reports
Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Levofloxacin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Revlimid, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 6,421 people who have side effects while taking Levofloxacin from FDA. Among them, 25 have Weight gain - unintentional. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain - unintentional and more.
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Levofloxacin has active ingredients of levofloxacin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Levofloxacin 6,437 users)
Weight Gain - Unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 118,286 Weight gain - unintentional patients).
On Feb, 02, 2017
6,421 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin.
Among them, 25 people (0.39%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levofloxacin when people have Weight Gain - Unintentional *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional when taking Levofloxacin *:
- female: 68 %
- male: 32 %
Age of people who have Weight Gain - Unintentional when taking Levofloxacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 21.43 %
- 50-59: 7.14 %
- 60+: 71.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (9 people, 36.00%)
- Bronchitis (3 people, 12.00%)
- Sleep Disorder (2 people, 8.00%)
- Relaxation Therapy (2 people, 8.00%)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (2 people, 8.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Revlimid (7 people, 28.00%)
- Valacyclovir (4 people, 16.00%)
- Vitamin D (3 people, 12.00%)
- Lipitor (3 people, 12.00%)
- Azithromycin (3 people, 12.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (6 people, 24.00%)
- Dizziness (6 people, 24.00%)
- Back Pain (6 people, 24.00%)
- Pain (5 people, 20.00%)
- Diarrhea (5 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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