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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
No: If it was bad for you, the fda wouldn't have approved it. It's good for you if you need it. If you don't need it, you shouldn't take it.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in 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
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Baney
23 years experience in 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 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Levaquin (levofloxacin): Levaquin (levofloxacin) is an antibiotic and is used for anthrax exposure.
A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes: But space 2 hours betweenhem.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in 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 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajalaxmi Mckenna
54 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Ask your pharmacist: ask your pharmacist who provided the prescription and they can tell you
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Dosed every 24 hours: The half-life is 6-8 hours. It is excreted primarily as an unchanged product in the urine. By 24-48 hours most if not all of this medication should ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Levaquin (levofloxacin): Levaquin (levofloxacin) = Levofloxacin
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dansie
15 years experience in 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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