Levaquin Side Effects

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  1. link Paul1024
    My wife took levaquin for a couple of days last week for a sinus infection. She has developed sore joints, feelings of hot and cold and is generally feeling very ill. She has no fever and appears to be having an adverse reaction to levaquin. Can anyo - 28% more...
    Paul1024- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  2. link Guest204
    Levaquin antidote, poison, temperary, mustard
    This drug should be revised, there is something serious wrong in its make up.I find eating mustard gives temperary relief. There has to be and antidote to this poison.Iam afraid we have taken poison that will keep on going if we can't fine antidote f - 31% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  3. link Baldcanary
    Levaquin acute bronchitis, unable to sleep, left eye, last night i woke, perscribed
    4 days ago my doctor perscribed Levaquin for my acute bronchitis. The first night after taking one dose of Levaquin, I was unable to sleep due to uncontrolable twitching of my legs. The next two days (still taking the medication) I felt exhausted, dr - 44% more...
    Baldcanary- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Levaquin
  4. link Kerry.hook
    Levaquin quinolones, cipro, drugs
    DO NOT take Cipro if you had a problem with Levaquin. These meds are from the SAME family of drugs (called, I believe quinolones). My doc said to never take any med ending in (...*ones". Be very careful.
    Kerry.hook- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  5. link Patsaison
    Levaquin cipro, sleep problems, bactrim, joint pain, urination
    My mother took Levaquin three times for a unirary tract infection. The first time she could not sleep all night. So we discontinued, and got a prescription for Bactrim, which cleared the infection up. The infection came back a few weeks later (pain o - 77% more...
    Patsaison- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  6. link Bonnie_emory
    Levaquin rheumatoid arthritis, neck shoulders, nose sores, mouth sores, bladder infection
    I took levaquin almost two years ago for four days for a bladder infection, and I have had severe joint and muscle pain all over my body and especially in my neck, shoulders, and hands. I am still having problems, some days are worse than others, I w - 47% more...
    Bonnie_emory- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  7. link Pmclarke
    Levaquin back pain, begining, nerves, flu
    Took one 500mg pill for the flu , this was in Jan 20/2002 have had back pain ever sense. Hard to get breath in morning , back kills me . After iam up and around pain goes away some. How long is this,or is this perament damage to my nerves . Iam begin - 12% more...
    Pmclarke- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  8. link Guest204
    Levaquin sinus infection, pins and needles, muscle twitches, pascucci, neurologist
    I'm being treated for a sinus infection with Levaquin and have been experiencing lower leg tingling, pins and needles feeling, muscle twitches. I mentioned this to the doctor but he didn't mention anything about this being a side effect. I wanted to - 53% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  9. link Guest204
    Levaquin muscle cramps, urinary infection
    Took Levaquin for 2 days for a urinary infection, and had muscle cramps in left calf so intense could hardly wallk, the calf was rock hard. Later in the day, right leg seized up. Took one (1) more pill when finally realized that it was probably the m - 43% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  10. link Lindahughes3
    Levaquin yahoo group, yahoogroups, adverse reaction, quinolones, antibiotic
    It's been months since I entered my adverse reaction to Levaquin here. Since then, my symptoms persist. A source of help for me has been the yahoo group devoted to support and information for victims who have been adversely affected by the antibiotic - 45% more...
    Lindahughes3- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  11. link Bartstar
    Levaquin sinus infection, lips, antihistamine, noticable, zyrtec
    After just taking one does of Levaquin for a sinus infection, I had a noticable allergic reation. I felt itchy all over my body and my lips and tongue tingled and swelled. I took an antihistamine (Zyrtec) to counteract the effects. My dr. also gave m - 29% more...
    Bartstar- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  12. link Jcoleman217
    Levaquin finger joints, levaquin 750mg, hip prosthesis, vioxx, lubrication
    I took Levaquin 750mg 1 daily for 6 weeks for infected hip prosthesis in May & June '02 and had pain in both of my hands, especially in the finger joints. As of 1-30-03 I still have severe pain morning and evening in both hands (finger joints). F - 38% more...
    Jcoleman217- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  13. link Cbt
    Levaquin precautionary measure, whole nine yards, ringing in ears, felt ok, cystoscopy
    I took Levaquin for precautionary measure after cystoscopy and flowmeter tests for BPH, felt ok until I took the third one, then all "PAIN" has broke loose, I have flu like symptoms, every joint and muscle in my body hurts can't hardly walk - 37% more...
    Cbt- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  14. link Guest204
    Levaquin neck pain, stomach sickness, elbow pain, shoulder joint
    ested. time, after taking the drug, 20 minutes later i am throwing up, shoulder joint is extreme pain, neck pain and elbow pain all on the left side...taking aprox. 3 hours to get all of the med out of my system, the stomach sickness is gone, but the - 17% more...
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  15. link Pamsmith6
    Levaquin strange sensation, sleep deprivation, sinus infection, sinus pain, joint pain
    I've used Levaquin once before for sinus infection with good results. However, this time (6 months later) I am feeling awful on it. I've had the strange sensation of my body feeling extremely heated and then chilled; as well as some diarreah and just - 69% more...
    Pamsmith6- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  16. link Joannatbrown92
    Levaquin lack of oxygen, ahd
    Joannatbrown92- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  17. link Genhousun
    Levaquin go to sleep, toss and turn, oh god, nyquil, benadryl
    I am in the forth dose of Levaquin, couldn't sleep at night. Usually, I go to sleep without too much problem but after taking Levaquin, I toss and turn all night long. What a horror. Took Nyquil and benadryl, didn't help. Oh God, what to do?
    Genhousun- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  18. link Ssellers01
    Levaquin biaxin, cramps and diarrhea, nausea and dizziness, stomach cramps, heart palpitations
    I take lithium for a bipolar illness and found that the Levaquin actually interacted with my medicine and lowered it's effectiveness. My doctor tested my level with a blood test and found it had been lowered by 33% in just 10 days. Also, I experience - 63% more...
    Ssellers01- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  19. link Kerry.hook
    Levaquin peripheral neuropathy, fourth day
    After just 3 doses (over 3 days), my hands started to hurt. On the fourth day, things were so bad, I could barely use them. I quit taking the med and slowly my hands are returning to normal. Peripheral neuropathy best describes my symptoms.
    Kerry.hook- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  20. link Robperez01
    Levaquin anxiety and depression, neck muscles, muscle pain, prostatitis, constipation
    I came off levaquin a week ago. I had taken the drug for 30 days and was given a second thirty day perscription at completion. I felt that many of the side effects were symptoms of my illness (prostatitis). A week had lapsed between both perscrtiptio - 63% more...
    Robperez01- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  21. link Ladilibra79
    Levaquin blood vessels, aol, joint pains
    my first time taking the medicine was 2 weeks ago. i started feeling funny right after.joint pains, achinng in my right leg and arm. i looked yesterday and it looks as if i have 3 bruised blood vessels in my right leg. this has never happened and nev - 30% more...
    Ladilibra79- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  22. link Lml0513
    Levaquin heart
    I had severe heart racing just a couple of hours after taking my first dose of levaquin,Mon.,like nothing Ive ever felt before.(Im 37)I also have not been able to sleep,I took 3 doses and am not continuing with it.
    Lml0513- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  23. link Guest204
    Levaquin bronchitis, pvc, asthma
    Was given Prednisone and Levaquin for bronchitis and asthma. Experienced PVC's for 3-4 hours. Took for 3 days because of bronchitis. Happened each time I took Medicine. Anyone else have this happen to them?
    Guest204- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  24. link Joyregnvall
    Levaquin levaquin 500 mg, bronchial asthma, shoulder discomfort, compresses, misery
    I was prescribed Levaquin 500 mg for bronchial asthma on December 9, 2002. After the last dosage, I developed the worse shoulder discomfort ever. I have used compresses, ibuprophen and am in absolute misery. Nothing seems to help. What do I do.
    Joyregnvall- over a year ago - in Levaquin
  25. link Supermom3bs
    Levaquin taking the pills, muscle pain, benadryl, december 7th
    I posted before on December 7th, for relief of the severe muscle pain that I was having the doctor had recommended Benadryl tablets, 25mg, 4x a day. It really works, I felt such a relief that I slept for about 4 hours straight after taking the pills. - 9% more...
    Supermom3bs- over a year ago - in Levaquin