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Avelox

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/ 4,738 posts
Other Names: Moxifloxacin

Levaquin

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/ 23,431 posts
Other Names: Levofloxacin
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 4,738 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Based on 23,431 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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... Read more on Wikipedia
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... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Dee
May 24, 2014
Dee wrote
Levaquin 750
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By Ruinedbyleviquin
April 12, 2014
Ruinedbyleviquin wrote
Do some research before you take this drug
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By Teri Barnett
March 12, 2014
Teri Barnett wrote
Rotator Cuff Pain
Have you tried natural herbs for the inflammation? There are several natural herbal remedies that help with that and sleep. Also stay well hydrated with electrolytes.best of luck..
mary  |  May 4, 2014
I had the same problem with Levaquin, torn rotator cuff and torn meniscus in my knee. Had surgery and still messed up.
Linda  |  March 18, 2014
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By Chris
January 6, 2014
Chris wrote
Levaquin
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By Tina
January 5, 2014
Tina wrote
Avelox = headache, drowsiness, and serious lower back pain!!!
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By titus
December 6, 2013
titus wrote
avelox
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By Leviquin
November 5, 2013
Leviquin wrote
Difficulty walking, pain in toes a d did have pain in legs
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By Lee
November 1, 2013
Lee wrote
Levaquin. Insomnia
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By lee sedwick md
October 2, 2013
lee sedwick md wrote
tendonitis and insomnia after taking levoquin
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What patients are saying about Avelox vs. Levaquin

828 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
made me very anxious and suffered hyperventilation. I had...
...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 to...
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...
levaquin.. I took this and it caused severe pins and needles...
Have you ever taken cirpro. avelox or levaquin.. I took this and it caused severe pins and needles jabbing and hot jolts ...and if you took them with prednisone, it can make...
of side effects from taking 5 pills of Levaquin. Everyone...
...side effects. My father took Avelox (same family as Levaquin) twice in the span of ...that's 14 days of Avelox and he didn't get ...got lots of side effects from taking 5 pills of Levaquin. ...
so many side effects-joint muscle pain headache, dizziness...
...prescribed avelox after z-pack did not work. After being on Avelox for 2 days, I am having so many side effects-joint muscle pain headache, dizziness, and weird ...take, he gave me levaquin. No...
Anyway regardless of my infection...I had no side effects...
...dose of 750mg for a month old sinus infection and it worked (so far...I say so far because in the past month I also took a z-pak and avelox and my infection came back after each). Anyway regardless...
issues) if I did not have another side effect...
...am wondering if the reduced blood flow could be responsible for the vibration sensation as well. Other antibiotics that cause these kinds of side effects are Levaquin and Avelox. I never would have...
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...
for that matter) is without potential side effects...
...or who refuse admission, the most common outpatient treatment would be this or another very related fluoroquinolone antibiotic like Levaquin (levofloxacin).  Risk of tendon rupture is...
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