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Levofloxacin 500 mg bad for you?

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. ...Read more

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I accidentally took 2 500 mg of levaquin (levofloxacin) today will I be ok ?

I accidentally took 2 500 mg of levaquin (levofloxacin) today will I be ok
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CAUTION: Levaquin can increase the level or effect of Xanax (alprazolam) ... So be extremely careful driving, making big decision, or operating machinery. If you have any issues, head to the ER for evaluation or management. ...Read more

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I have prostatitis and taking levofloxacin 500 mg. I wanna how much interval should I give between two doses? 12 hours or 24 hours?

I have prostatitis and taking levofloxacin 500 mg. I wanna how much interval should I give between two doses? 12 hours or 24 hours?

24 hours recommended: You should followed your prescriber's instruction and instruction on medication bottle. Typical dosing of levaquin (levofloxacin) for prostatitis in a patient with normal kidney function is 500mg daily/every 24 hours for 28 days for chronic bacterial prostatitis. ...Read more

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I have prostatitis & I took levofloxacin 500 mg for 6 weeks and now again Dr. gave me same med for 1 month. I want to know will this med be helpful?

I have prostatitis & I took levofloxacin 500 mg for 6 weeks and now again Dr. gave me same med for 1 month. I want to know will this med be helpful?

PROSTATITIS EVAL: R/O prostatitis is tough to treat. Hopefully you have seen a urologist recently. If no response to levoquin, try doxycycline. I would recheck labs /UA C&S. & testosterone . . You also need abdominal/pelvic/prostate US R/O prostate stones. Also switch to gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com /GUTBLISS.com ...Read more

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Can children use Levaquin (levofloxacin)?

Can children use Levaquin (levofloxacin)?

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. ...Read more

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Does levaquin (levofloxacin) make u sick?

Does levaquin (levofloxacin) make u sick?

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. ...Read more