State or Country of residence: Maryland
Quinolone taken: Levaquin
Reason for the Quinolone: Prostate problem
Was a safer antibiotic tried first? : Yes
How long did you take the Quinolone for? : One month
How long ago did you take the Quinolone?:
How much have you recovered as of now?: 90%
Does your doctor agree the Quinolone is the cause of your problems?: No
Do you have a history of seizures or neurological problems?: No
Please list anything your doctor did that helped in your recovery: Nothing
What has helped you in your recovery?: I stopped eating
poultry and only drink bottled non fluorinated water. I took Magnesium and
Calcium along with B-complex vitamin.. Time healed me more than anything else.
It takes a long long time to heal.
|I took Levaquin for a swollen prostate for over
a month no problems.
One day I woke up with a rash on my arm. Next thing I knew I had a full blown panic attack. Burning pains... sunburn like.. shooting through my arms and legs. Blurred vision, can't deal with sunlight, ringing in the ears, face rashes, severe muscle pain and twitching all over.
This stuff is poison.
Last Updated 9/15/04