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Disputanta, VA
A 24-year-old female asked:

dx:pneumonia.taking levaquin (levofloxacin)[email protected] when i exhale there is rattling and it sounds worse. does this mean its clearing up or do i need to go back2er?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Call your doctor: One should not be using the er for primary care medical problems. You are not dying. This is why one has a family physician. Please call and have your family doctor paged. Let them know how long you have been on Levaquin (levofloxacin) and what you are experiencing now.

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Last updated Jun 27, 2014

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