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    Condition: Other
    7/30/2016 10:27:16 AM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    It works but 4 times a day with no food is ridiculous. I now have to plan my whole life around this medicine AND set an alarm to wake up in the middle of the night. There is no good time to take this which doesn't interfere with meals and sleep.

    Condition: Other
    7/12/2016 9:17:29 AM

    Reviewer: MandyB, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I was given this medication after all other had failed, I had strep B and this medication was the only med that made my life so much easier. It cleared my infection immediately.

    Condition: Other
    2/1/2015 5:32:25 PM

    Reviewer: AJ, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have taken a course of dicloxacillin 3 times in my life, all for mastitis ( breast infection from breastfeeding). Every time after a few doses, I get a pain in my esophagus and feel like the pill is stuck in my throat. I've never had difficulties swallowing any other drug or food. I even got my doc to call in the smaller capsules, but it's always the same. I think it must cause some k ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    1/29/2015 3:34:51 PM

    Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I am taking this medication for a bacterial mastitis. It was slower to alleviate the pain than I had hoped, but it is working, when other antibiotics have not. I have experienced some mild cramping and but some pretty bad heartburn and bloating. Because of the heartburn and bloating, I would probably ask a physician to prescribe something else next time I needed to be on this sort of antibiotic.

    Condition: Other
    10/14/2014 7:15:51 AM

    Reviewer: Parmerfarmer, 35-44 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Indication mastitis. Tough to take around meals....on an empty stomach Side effect: reflux, nausea, vomiting; felt like food caught in throat, washed down with 3 glasses...no effect

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