Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Announcements

Have you had a kidney transplant or are waiting for one? Then visit the Organ Transplant Community and the Diabetes and Kidney Community to share your experiences with other community members!

Are you newly diagnosed? Use the WebMD search engine to read articles like Understanding Kidney Disease.
kidney infections
avatar
blueslady117 posted:
Can men take levaquin for kidney infections without any side effects
Reply
 
avatar
John-SKPT responded:
As far as I know, yes. Obviously there are always some chance of various side effects with any drug, but the most frequent ones are always listed in the patient info, and more fully in the "Full Prescribing Information".

http://www.janssenpharmaceuticalsinc.com/sites/default/files/pdf/levaquin.pdf#zoom=100 Long and very technical, but this is as complete as you can get.

If you have questions about some specific side effect, then ask about something in detail, since "side effects," as you can see, covers a whole lot of ground.


Spotlight: Member Stories

I went into the hospital on 4/5/10 for the removal of a large cyst on my right kidney (18 centimeters). The doctor inserted a prob up through the blad...More

Helpful Tips

Nephrotic Syndrome
My daughter,13 years old, was diagnosed this May with Nephrotic Syndrome. She never had any problems then all the sudden, her ankle swelled ... More
Was this Helpful?
15 of 26 found this helpful

Related News

Report Problems to the
Food and Drug Administration

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.