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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
Indirectly: Smoking affects the respiratory tract: inflammation, paralysis of hair-cells that help sweep mucus, etc out of the lungs. So smoking counters/slows th ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Not that I know of: Tobacco smoke can cause induction of certain liver enzymes that may hasten their metabolism, but Levofloxacin does not appear to be on the list. Howe ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Levaquin (levofloxacin): Levaquin (levofloxacin) is an antibiotic and is used for anthrax exposure.
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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, but limited: Levofloxacin (Levaquin) eye drops are very effective for "pink eye." Systemic use of levaquin (levofloxacin) is limited though, in children under ag ... Read More
Dr. Naomi Zilkha
28 years experience Pediatrics
Levaquin (levofloxacin): Normally Levaquin (levofloxacin) is not used in patients under the age of 18 unless there is a very specific reason to do so.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Baney
24 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It can sometimes cause stomach upset and headaches, this is not an allergic run so don't stop it until you talk to your doctor.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Levaquin (levofloxacin): "Levaquin® is contraindicated in persons with known hypersensitivity to levofloxacin, or other quinolone antibacterials." See: http://www.drugs.com ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajalaxmi Mckenna
55 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Ask your pharmacist: ask your pharmacist who provided the prescription and they can tell you
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Levaquin (levofloxacin): Levaquin (levofloxacin) = Levofloxacin
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
Antibiotic: Treats infections that are caused by certain kinds of bacteria. Also used to treat and prevent anthrax infection after exposure. Also used to treat an ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
35 years experience Family Medicine
Should not: You should not take any expired med, including antibiotics. Because you lose efficacy and may have side effects of chemical structure change, lose st ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Some people feel but: Some people feel worse as a side effect of taking Levaquin You feel worse for the condition you are being treated for or a side effect from taking Lev ... Read More

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