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Why Hasn't Levaquin Been Taken Off The Market?

In 1992 the fluoroquinolone antibiotic Omniflox/temifloxacin was removed from the US market after causing three deaths.

To note the removal from the market, the FDA released the following  1,172 more words

Media Coverage of Fluoroquinolone Antibiotic Dangers

WSB-TV 2 out of Atlanta, Georgia has run several news segments about the dangers of fluoroquinolone antibiotics – focusing on the death and destruction caused by Levaquin/levofloxacin. 226 more words

Does the use of high dose antibiotics cause auto immune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis?

No, I don’t think so. In particular, for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) there is a long history suggesting that antibiotics appear to be effective (1).

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The Floxie Hope Podcast Episode 7 - Brett Peto

On episode 7 of The Floxie Hope Podcast I had the opportunity to interview Brett Peto.  Brett was only 21 years old when he got floxed by levofloxacin.   239 more words

Mindy's Story - Hell Within

Tomorrow will be 4 weeks since I took Levaquin and ended up in the mental ward of the hospital. I am guessing that I had a psychotic reaction to the medicine. 487 more words