Review: could Levofloxacin cause Weight gain - unintentional?
This is a review of Weight gain - unintentional (Weight increased) by studying 5,417 people who take Levofloxacin. We analyze: the time on Levofloxacin when people have Weight gain - unintentional, gender and age of these people, the severity of Weight gain - unintentional, 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 5,495 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.
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional (latest reports from 508,557 patients) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, acupuncture and pain.
On Mar, 6, 2014: 5,417 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin. Among them, 40 people (0.74%) have Weight Gain - Unintentional.
Time on Levofloxacin when people have Weight gain - unintentional * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Weight gain - unintentional||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Levofloxacin * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||42.50%||57.50% |
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Levofloxacin * :
|Weight gain - unintentional||0.00%||0.00%||2.94%||8.82%||8.82%||23.53%||11.76%||44.12% |
Severity of Weight gain - unintentional when taking Levofloxacin ** :
How people recovered from Weight gain - unintentional ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Asthma (5 people, 12.50%)
- Acute myeloid leukaemia (4 people, 10.00%)
- Ill-defined disorder (2 people, 5.00%)
- Depression (2 people, 5.00%)
- Pancreatic carcinoma (1 people, 2.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (9 people, 22.50%)
- Potassium chloride (8 people, 20.00%)
- Fluconazole (6 people, 15.00%)
- Vancomycin (6 people, 15.00%)
- Singulair (6 people, 15.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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