3 patient evaluations for Levofloxacin taken for the purpose of 'Infection' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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The-Gig
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The-Gig
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Pain: All
Fatigue: All
Sleep: All
Stiffness: All
function: None
external_stress: All
Stickman: all
Description:M59y
CFS:12y Dx
FM:19y Dx
I am: b
I have:
Fibromyalgia

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Nov 4, 2015 (Started Aug 20, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Sinus infection)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pneumonia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Infection)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bronchitis)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 750 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: About 2 -3 days after stopping, the symptoms came back.

Aug 30, 2014 (Started Aug 20, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pneumonia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Infection)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips: I have had this antibiotic in both IV and pill (oral) form. Obviously it is more effective, more quickly in the IV form, but either way, it seems to work well for me. I am guesstimating the IV dosage.

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MintyPanda
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I have:
Fibromyalgia

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May 19, 2014 (Started May 15, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Infection)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
grandma2009
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grandma2009
Sex: F
Data Quality: 2 stars
Relapse: Moderate
Sensation: Severe
Overall: Moderate
Cognition: moderate
Vision: mild
Speech: mild
Swallowing: moderate
Upper limb: moderate
Walking: severe
I am: vb
I have:
MS

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Jan 18, 2010 (Started Jan 12, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Infection)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 750 mg/150 mL Daily
Cost: $50-99 monthly

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