Review: could Levofloxacin cause Weight gain - unintentional (Weight increased)?
Summary: Weight gain - unintentional is found among people who take Levofloxacin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Furosemide, and have Asthma.
We study 5,449 people who have side effects while taking Levofloxacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 40 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; sodium chloride. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from 5,543 Levofloxacin users)
Weight gain - unintentional
Weight gain - unintentional has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, pain, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 76,623 Weight gain - unintentional patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 5,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin. Among them, 40 people (0.73%) 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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