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infection is the colonization of a host (biology) organisms by Parasitism species. Infecting parasites seek to use the host's resource...
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Prednisone 12,964 Amoxicillin 12,164 Cipro 11,753
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Avelox
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Levaquin
Other name: Moxifloxacin (Moxifloxacin)
Other name: Levofloxacin (Levofloxacin)
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Moxifloxacin is a fourth-generation synthetic fluoroquinolone antibacterial agent developed by Bayer AG (initially called BAY 12-8039). It is marketed worldwide (as the hydrochloride) under the brand names Avelox, Avalox, and Avelon for...
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Levofloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class and is used to treat severe or life-threatening bacterial infections or bacterial infections that have failed to respond to other antibiotic classes. It is sold und...
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About Avelox
Moxifloxacin is a fourth-generation synthetic fluoroquinolone antibacterial agent developed by Bayer AG (initially called BAY 12-8039). It is marketed worldwide (as the hydrochloride) under the brand names Avelox, Avalox, and Avelon for...
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About Levaquin
Levofloxacin is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class and is used to treat severe or life-threatening bacterial infections or bacterial infections that have failed to respond to other antibiotic classes. It is sold und...
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of side effects from taking 5 pills of Levaquin. Everyone...
" ...effects. My father took Avelox (same family as ...14 days of Avelox and he didn't get any of its side effects even though he ...got lots of side effects from taking 5 pills of Levaquin. Eve... "

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made me very anxious and suffered hyperventilation. I...
" ...I was first started using Avelox for 7 days and switched to Levaquin 250 mg. twice ...8 days. I switched antibotics because Avelox made me very anxious and suffered hyperventilation. I had ... "

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Avelox got the job done. No funky side effects. No yeast...
" ...fairly limited. Avelox worked VERY quickly and VERY well for me. I didn't ...I have had problems with Levaquin making my ...scary!}, but Avelox got the job done. No funky side effects. No... "

in December and am still suffering with pain and weakness...
" ...symptoms such as the ones you describe. I took avelox in Oct. and Levaquin in December and am still suffering with pain and weakness. I will not take any of these drugs... "

Anyway regardless of my infection...I had no side effects...
" I personally highly recommend Levaquin. I recently completed a ...took a z-pak and avelox and my infection came back after each). Anyway regardless of my infection...I had no side effects at all. I... "

younger sis also had problems with levaquin after taking it...
" Sandy, Avelox, levaquin and one other antibiotic ...summer after she had been on avelox. Her legs were hurting ...My younger sis also had problems with levaquin after taking it several... "

Cipro and Avelox with no problem. But the Levaquin gave...
" ...have taken both Cipro and Avelox with no problem. But the Levaquin gave me tendinitis in the ...problems with the Cipro and Avelox in the past, my doctor ...the same doc that gave me the Leva... "

taking Avelox. The Avelox did nothing, so I was prescribed...
" ...extremely \"stuffed up\". I also had a fever for 2 days. I was told I had a sinus infection, and started taking Avelox. The Avelox did nothing, so I was prescribed Levaquin today. I began taking th... "

in my elbows, neuropathy, vasculitis, chronic tendonitis...
" ...now. I took Levaquin & Avelox in early 2004, and ended up with permanent nerve damage in my elbows, neuropathy, vasculitis, chronic tendonitis in my ...agents -designer drugs. Avelox and Tequi... "

had a horrible anaphylactic reaction to Avelox. Don't take...
" ...such as Cipro, Avelox, and Levaquin can cause direct histamine ...anaphylaxis. I had a horrible anaphylactic reaction to Avelox. Don't take any ...Apparently Doxycycline can also cause dire... "

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