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. This review analyzes which people have Weight gain - unintentional with Levofloxacin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 9,401 people who have side effects when taking Levofloxacin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Aug, 20, 2017
9,401 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin.
Among them, 60 people (0.64%) have Weight gain - unintentional
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levofloxacin when people have Weight gain - unintentional *:
- < 1 month: 85.71 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
- 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: 70.69 %
- male: 29.31 %
Age of people who have Weight gain - unintentional when taking Levofloxacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.76 %
- 20-29: 4.76 %
- 30-39: 2.38 %
- 40-49: 7.14 %
- 50-59: 23.81 %
- 60+: 57.14 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (13 people, 21.67%)
- Bronchitis (7 people, 11.67%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (6 people, 10.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (4 people, 6.67%)
- Asthma (4 people, 6.67%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Revlimid (10 people, 16.67%)
- Lipitor (7 people, 11.67%)
- Vitamin D (6 people, 10.00%)
- Oxycodone (6 people, 10.00%)
- Clopidogrel (5 people, 8.33%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (20 people, 33.33%)
- Back Pain (14 people, 23.33%)
- Dizziness (12 people, 20.00%)
- Diarrhea (12 people, 20.00%)
- Breathing Difficulty (12 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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