Avelox Side Effects

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  1. link Moggy
    Avelox allergy medicine, winter coats, minor emergency, new medicine, emergency clinic
    Today I went to the minor emergency clinic locally and I was given 10 day samples of Avalox. My throat is very raw and I was sick, but didn't have a fever and I was welcoming the medications given to me, because I felt so sick. BUT... after leaving t - 85% more...
    Moggy- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  2. link Reba244
    Wow! were you fortunate not to take their advice....I was on the Z pack then this stuff. now my left hip is sore. for some reason everyone who complains about their hip pain mentions the left one. At least we didn't die. I'm sure their are others out - 29% more...
    Reba244- over a year ago
  3. link Misstjade
    Avelox = like food poisoining
    Aside from the other crazy crap that has been well documented and warned against by both other users and other doctors and the drug company themselves, I also had a terrible experience to add to this drug. Basically, I took one Avelox after my doctor - 80% more...
    Misstjade- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  4. link Reba244
    it's amazing that someone with a sinus infection would be prescribed this drug before being told to try using a neti pot or a saline solution from K-Mart! They also have sprays out that have silver(a natural anti-bacterial) or xylitol in them that ca - 47% more...
    Reba244- over a year ago
  5. link Rmg
    Avelox withdrawls, palpitations, binge, kidneys, heartbeat
    wow where do I begin. I took the first dose and my kidneys hurt like I had been on a drinking binge for weeks. I cried for three days straight and I started having pain in my bones this was only a warning for what was to come. I suddenly had a weird - 77% more...
    Rmg- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  6. link Disablednurse
    It sounds like a TOXIC reaction! I,m sorry to hear that you are another victim. I hope you reported this to the FDA and Bayer. Sue your doc and Bayer. The statute of limitations is 2 years. What state do you live? Please keep in touch. My email is bu - 18% more...
    Disablednurse- over a year ago
  7. link Californiagal30
    The worst trip I've ever had
    My experience with this antibiotic was downright terrifying. It gave me anxiety, paranoia, confusion, dizziness, nausea, insomnia most of the night, nightmares when I did finally sleep, a really fast heartbeat, heart palpitations, muscle spasms in my - 80% more...
    Californiagal30- over a year ago - 4 Replies - in Avelox
  8. link Freakedoutinflorida1
    Avelox sinus headaches, sinus rinse, ent doctor, cold flu, hay fever
    I just looked at this site to see what side effects people are experiencing with this medication. Here is my experience: I went to see my ENT doctor-this is a great practice and I still have full confidence in their abilities despite what happened to - 97% more...
    Freakedoutinflorida1- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  9. link Suleny
    I am a 43 year old female I was prescribe Avelox 400mg back in September of 2010, for what a Physician Assistant diagnosed as diverticulitis. No further test was done, no x-ray or scan, just a few questions were asked of me. Based on my description o - 95% more...
    Suleny- over a year ago
  10. link Janet458
    avelox side effects
    How long after taking Avelox can the side effects come back? I was prescribed avelox in 10/09 for an ear infection. I took one dose, got dizzy and every joint and muscle in my body hurt to the point that I could not stand it. I did not take any more - 40% more...
    Janet458- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Avelox
  11. link Misstjade
    The effects of this drug can last for the rest of your life, as I understand it, especially in relation to the tendon/join problems.
    Misstjade- over a year ago
  12. link Mika0408
    Avelox family god, prednisone, cemetary, dad
    It's now March of 2010 and almost 2 years since I lost my dad as a result of Avelox and Prednisone. The past 2 years have been very difficult for my entire family. My mother, who found my dad, is just now beginning to put her life back together. We s - 44% more...
    Mika0408- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  13. link Beatles
    I am a retired 58 year old police officer. Never had problem taking any drugs. Had a bad case of bronchitis and pleurisy. Went to E.R. Jan. 2011. After three doses of Avelox I had terrible belly-ache, terrible taste in my mouth, dehydrated, my heart - 47% more...
    Beatles- over a year ago
  14. link Mizaprild
    Never take Avelox
    I only took 2 doses of this drug and it was really bad. I couldn't breath, I had anxiety, my heart rate was fast, my neck and face was blood red, I couldn't sleep or rest, and the worst was i hallucinated visually and heard noises. I was very scared - 33% more...
    Mizaprild- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  15. link Zach781999
    I ended up with joint problems. They are lasting, but not chronic. My Dr tested me for arthritis, my autoimmune function and Lyme.
    Zach781999- over a year ago
  16. link Nona39
    I have never felt so bad taking an antibiotic before in my life
    I first had the flu, didn't take time off work to rest so it went right into pneumonia and sinus infection. My doctor tried two different types of antibiotics to try to get rid of the infection. I was taking two breathing treatments a day (my daughte - 78% more...
    Nona39- over a year ago - 5 Replies - in Avelox
  17. link Chrisceaux
    OMG...I am on day two of this med and I am scared to death having same side effects, I am flushing it down the toilet and calling the doctor and pharmacy I could have never in my life been prepared for this effect, I afree more rserach should do ne a - 30% more...
    Chrisceaux- over a year ago
  18. link Naomisue
    I almost died taking only one avelox!
    About one hour after taking avelox 400, my hands started itching like crazy, turning red and in a matter of seconds my breathing became difficult, severe pains in my stomach, I threwup violently twice,face started swelling, lips, ears blocked and pre - 64% more...
    Naomisue- over a year ago - in Avelox
  19. link Valeriecny
    Ruptured Achilles
    I was walking and my leg gave out, diagnosed with Ruptured Achilles within 1 month of taking Avelox. Doctor advised me that this is the result of taking the drug, I have no related health history of leg problems and am very healthy.
    Valeriecny- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  20. link Swedish
    Sorry to hear. Beware of quinolones in the future. If you want to learn more about this type of antibiotics please visit fqresearch.org and fqvictims.org and google the words "floxed" and "floxies". I also found Stephen Frieds book interesting.
    Swedish- over a year ago
  21. link Finnigan
    I took 1 400 mg dose of Avelox..Within 15 minutes, I was fire engine ed all over my body, extreme shortness of breath, BP 90/60 , pulse 133 and ended up calling 911. I was in a serious life crisis and spent the day in the ER at Akron General Hospital - 39% more...
    Finnigan- over a year ago - in Avelox
  22. link Nwalters67
    One Dose is all it took
    I took Avelox 400 mg for a sinus infection. Within fifteen minutes my eyes began to itch and burn. Shortly after, the palms of my hands and the soles of my feet began to turn red and burn and itch. Ten minutes later I was lobster red from head to toe - 75% more...
    Nwalters67- over a year ago - in Avelox
  23. link Lsyr3
    Avelox can be deadly !
    I was given Avelox 400 Mg for the treatment of pneumonia and bronchitis. From the first pill I knew this medicine was nasty. As a result I had kidney failure and anemia. I was hospitalized for 4 days, received 3 pints of blood, 1 of iron, 6-8 liters - 69% more...
    Lsyr3- over a year ago - in Avelox
  24. link Thebends
    Effective but with some side effects
    I was prescribed Avelox 400mg for 14 days. I had been sick with a combination sinus infection and bronchitis at the same time for almost three months, and the Z-pack didn't clear it up. I am allergic to a lot of antibiotics so I'm pretty much down to - 91% more...
    Thebends- over a year ago - in Avelox
  25. link Britthelene
    Avelox walking pneumonia, duke university, hotmail, time student, fall semester
    I'm a 22 year old female who is pending a lawsuit against Avelox. This drug ruined my life. I was a full-time student hoping to get into Duke University in Fall of 2010; it looks like all of my dreams have been destroyed after taking this deadly drug - 70% more...
    Britthelene- over a year ago - 3 Replies - in Avelox
  26. link Egirl22
    I was prescribed Avelox with very high doses of corticosteroids, which increase the risk. Prior to taking the meds, I was a healthy, well-educated, very active and happy individual. I am now totally disabled and have developed almost every side effec - 23% more...
    Egirl22- over a year ago
  27. link Disablednurse
    Disablednurse- over a year ago - 45 Replies - in Avelox
  28. link Lsyr3
    Lsyr3: I was given Avelox for the treatment of pneumonia and bronchitis and as a result was hospitalized for kidney failure and anemia. If anyone knows where I can find a lawyer willing to go after Bayer, please let me know: Lsyr3@netzero.net Where i - 24% more...
    Lsyr3- over a year ago
  29. link Randal
    No Problems
    I take Avelox on occasion for sinus infections in the late spring. I've never been thru any of the crazy stuff people are mentioning. I take it, my infection goes away. If you read some of the posts, you will find that a lot of the symptoms are relat - 52% more...
    Randal- over a year ago - in Avelox
  30. link Teafan62
    Avelox is a miracle drug for me
    I have Primary Immune Deficiency Syndrome. I get IV infusions of immuglobulin every 4 weeks. But, when I get an infection, it gets very severe, very fast. I've had sepsis several times, and nearly died from septic shock two years ago. The only thing - 56% more...
    Teafan62- over a year ago - in Avelox
  31. link Johnnygaddar
    Numerous Reasons Why Using Avelox Is A Good Idea
    Avelox (Moxifloxacin hydrochloride) is an antibiotic that is highly active against many different bacteria, including those that are most likely to contribute to acute bacterial sinusitis, acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis and community-acqui - 66% more...
    Johnnygaddar- over a year ago - in Avelox
  32. link Johnnygaddar
    Avelox is Very Safe Medicine for pneumonia
    Last month my friend suffered from pneumonia and he ordered avelox 400mg medicines from [link removed]. It helps him a lot. The Avelox 400mg is awesome medicines for pneumonia. Genericavelox.com offers high quality generic avelox medication online. H - 18% more...
    Johnnygaddar- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Avelox
  33. link Johnnygaddar
    Last month my friend suffered from pneumonia and he ordered avelox 400mg medicines from genericavelox.com. It helps him a lot. The Avelox 400mg is awesome medicines for pneumonia. He didn’t get any side effect due to this medication.
    Johnnygaddar- over a year ago