Levofloxacin and Cough - from FDA reports
Cough 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 Oxycodone, and have Bronchitis. This review analyzes which people have Cough 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 Oct, 21, 2017
9,401 people reported to have side effects when taking Levofloxacin.
Among them, 184 people (1.96%) have Cough
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Levofloxacin when people have Cough *:
- < 1 month: 93.94 %
- 1 - 6 months: 3.03 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 3.03 %
Gender of people who have Cough when taking Levofloxacin *:
- female: 58.62 %
- male: 41.38 %
Age of people who have Cough when taking Levofloxacin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.72 %
- 10-19: 1.36 %
- 20-29: 6.12 %
- 30-39: 4.08 %
- 40-49: 8.84 %
- 50-59: 21.09 %
- 60+: 55.78 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bronchitis (17 people, 9.24%)
- High Blood Pressure (16 people, 8.70%)
- Multiple Myeloma (15 people, 8.15%)
- Asthma (11 people, 5.98%)
- Pain (10 people, 5.43%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Revlimid (13 people, 7.07%)
- Oxycodone (13 people, 7.07%)
- Metformin (12 people, 6.52%)
- Symbicort (11 people, 5.98%)
- Proair Hfa (10 people, 5.43%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (59 people, 32.07%)
- Fever (33 people, 17.93%)
- Fatigue (31 people, 16.85%)
- Pain (25 people, 13.59%)
- Malaise (23 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I take numerous vitamins along with a multi vitamin 2x daily. I have been taking vitamins for as long as I can remember and just recently developed a dry cough and metallic taste when I cough. I don't have any normal symptoms i.e.. High blood pressure, cold, flu, etc ... I am 64 and this ...
Been on benicar/hct for 10years, I am female, 61 years old. Developed a cough. Basically coughing 24/7. Out of control. And yes I pee my self. I have had it for a year. I have been off benicar for 2 weeks, Dr said it should be out of my System @3 weeks. How long did it take for the cough to go ...
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I have had iga nephropathy for 4 years and recently had a decrease in GFR fro a stable 35 for 2 years to 12 after taking levofloxacin for 4 days. It has only returned to 20 after 2 months. Has anyone else had this experience and doped it improve anymore with time? Thank you.
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