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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Levaquin oral.

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Condition: Other
2/10/2008 11:03:05 AM

Reviewer: pqpatch, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a bad reaction to this drug. A half hour after taking my pulse increased to 103 and my heart pounded like a drum. Would never use again.

Condition: Other
2/2/2008 12:54:31 PM

Reviewer: mercedes, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this drug for a cold that had gone on for a month. Two five day doses of 500mg. I was having problems with my ears so I ended up at an ENT specialist who pre sribed 750mg for 14days. After 7days I quit because the drug was killing my stomach. By that time I was in Spain and couldn't walk around the block my feet hurt so much. My husband and I had to cut our trip to 2 days instead o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/31/2008 10:51:41 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
O took this for 10 days for diverticulitis. I woke up the 4th day could not move my neck for 3 days, then left shoulder socket was hurtung, both went away then on day 7 or 8 my elbow hurt real bad, next day whole muscle from rist to shoulder was so sore coulnd pick up a coffee cup, 3 days after end of medicine i was liteheaded for 2 days at the same time my fingers on left arm started tingling, th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/31/2008 6:03:31 PM

Reviewer: SayNoToLevaquin, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I don't want to scare anyone-but I had very bad reactions and have warned everyone I know to stay away from this medication. The good news is my reaction symptoms went away and I went back to normalcy within about 5 days after stopping the meds-so try not to freak out yet if you have experienced bad reactions. I was put on this medication for a bad cough & upper respiratory infection and ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/27/2008 2:40:50 PM

Reviewer: gina, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
bloody stool

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