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Soreness on ankles. Taking levaquin. Side-effects of medication?

I am a male 50 years old. I was prescribed 500mg Levaquin . On the 7th day I started experiencing soreness in left ankle and a day later soreness in the exact same place on the right ankle. My doctor told me to stop taking the med and take it easy. How concerned should I be about long term damage and is there anything else i should be doing?
Asked On : Mon, 24 Dec 2012
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Discontinue medication. No long term effects. Calm down. Are you on any other medication?
Answered: Mon, 24 Dec 2012
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