Archive for June, 2008

Package Insert for Levaquin

The package insert for Levaquin is information that comes directly from Ortho-Mcneil, the manufacturer of Levaquin. Here is what the package insert for Levaquin says: Convulsions and toxic psychoses have been reported in patients receiving quinolones, including Levaquin. Quinolones may also cause increased intracranial pressure and central nervous system which may lead to tremors, restlessness, [...]

Physician’s Desk reference ( PDR ) information on Levaquin

Unfortunately the medical community rarely looks at the  Physician’s Desk Reference information on Levaquin.  Here is what the PDR says about Levaquin (Levofloxacin ). Side effects of Levaquin may include:  Abdominal pain, abnormal dreams, abnormal or double vision, agressiveness, agitation, anemia, angina, anxiety, asthma, back pain, blood clots, changeable emotions, chest pain, circulatory failure, colitis, coma, [...]

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