Serious Reactions to Floxin

Side Effects to Report

Some side effects with Floxin are potentially serious and should be reported immediately to your healthcare provider. These include but are not limited to:
 
  • Joint or muscle problems
  • Swelling, pain, bruising, or rupture of a tendon (see Floxin and Tendon Problems)
  • Seizures
  • Any unusual changes in thoughts or behavior, such as:
     
    • Hallucinations (seeing or hearing things that are not there)
    • Paranoia (feeling suspicious, or like people are out to get you)
    • Feeling anxious, nervous, or restless
    • Depression
    • Confusion
    • Nightmares or difficulty sleeping
    • Suicidal thoughts or acts
 
  • Fainting spells
  • A fast, irregular, or forcefully beating heart (heart palpitations)
  • Watery, bloody, or severe diarrhea
  • Burning, numbness, tingling, or prickling sensations in your arms, hands, legs, or feet
  • Signs of liver problems, including:
     
    • Dark urine
    • Loss of appetite
    • Fatigue or excessive tiredness
    • Pain in the right upper part of the stomach
    • Yellowing of the whites of the eyes or skin (jaundice)
 
  • Low or high blood sugar if you have diabetes
  • Signs of an allergic reaction, such as:
     
    • An unexplained rash
    • Hives
    • Itching
    • Unexplained swelling of the mouth or throat
    • Wheezing or difficulty breathing or swallowing

 

 

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