Levaquin and Arthralgia - from FDA reports
Arthralgia is found among people who take Levaquin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Urinary tract infection. This review analyzes which people have Arthralgia with Levaquin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 39,949 people who have side effects when taking Levaquin from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 21, 2017
39,949 people reported to have side effects when taking Levaquin.
Among them, 3,687 people (9.23%) have Arthralgia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levaquin when people have Arthralgia *:
- < 1 month: 92.57 %
- 1 - 6 months: 4.2 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.34 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.03 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.44 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.34 %
- 10+ years: 0.07 %
Gender of people who have Arthralgia when taking Levaquin *:
- female: 69.55 %
- male: 30.45 %
Age of people who have Arthralgia when taking Levaquin *:
- 0-1: 0.03 %
- 2-9: 0.16 %
- 10-19: 1.92 %
- 20-29: 3.48 %
- 30-39: 11.06 %
- 40-49: 20.82 %
- 50-59: 27.78 %
- 60+: 34.74 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Urinary Tract Infection (246 people, 6.67%)
- Bronchitis (202 people, 5.48%)
- Pain (195 people, 5.29%)
- Multiple Myeloma (179 people, 4.85%)
- Depression (121 people, 3.28%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (580 people, 15.73%)
- Aredia (487 people, 13.21%)
- Ambien (436 people, 11.83%)
- Prednisone (362 people, 9.82%)
- Neurontin (362 people, 9.82%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain In Extremity (1,111 people, 30.13%)
- Pain (1,068 people, 28.97%)
- Weakness (936 people, 25.39%)
- Stress And Anxiety (876 people, 23.76%)
- Back Pain (811 people, 22.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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