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Levofloxacin (Levaquin®) is a prescription medication approved for treating a wide variety of bacterial infections. It is also approved to prevent infection in people who have been exposed to anthrax, and to prevent or treat plague. The antibiotic, which is typically taken once a day, comes in the form of an oral solution, tablets, and an injection. Before using levofloxacin, let your healthcare provider know if you are pregnant, have hypokalemia, or have any allergies. Potential side effects of the drug include headache, diarrhea, and insomnia.
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