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Condition: Fungal Infection of Toenails
10/5/2013 3:54:33 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After five weeks of taking the drug, my taste has been altered enough to make it impossible to eat or even drink water! It tastes as if I have a handful of change and lead pencils in my mouth along with terrible bitterness. It has been two weeks since I stopped and same problem. I'm miserable and have lost a lot of weight...pharmacist was completely unhelpful with diagnosis or cure and doctor ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Fungal Infection of Toenails
9/26/2013 2:27:07 PM

Reviewer: anniegirl8, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took the generic version of Lamasil for about 5 weeks and then lost all sense of taste except for the salty taste of my saliva. I have stopped taking for about 2 weeks and still taste salt in my mouth. Even water tastes salty. I would not recommend this med to anyone!

Condition: Fungal Infection of Toenails
9/16/2013 10:01:21 PM

Reviewer: soccerlady, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
When I first started taking this medication, nothing happened for the first 3 weeks and then I began having abnormal bowel movements.Then I was urinating every 5 minutes and it was painful. I thought it could be a UTI, so I went to the doctor and got tested and I was negative for everything. Lamisil or the generic can cause your body to catch infections easier. The next day I started having the wo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Fungal Infection of Toenails
8/25/2013 9:11:11 PM

Reviewer: Lisa, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am so glad that I decided to take the generic version of this medicine! I was really worried about doing so after reading all the negative side effects everyone seems to have. I seriously expected to experience some sort of side effect while taking this. I am happy to report that I had absolutely no problems of any kind. I did the required liver tesing, eliminated caffeine, limited my alcoho ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Fungal Infection of Toenails
8/15/2013 9:33:59 AM

Reviewer: twiceshy, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Although the medication is working for it has had some side effects I am not happy with. The day after I started taking the generic form of Lamisil I started spotting. That lasted about 4 days. I have never spotted mid cycle. I have always had regular cycles. Exactly 28 days. My next cycle (June) was about 6 days late. I continued taking the medication because I am sick of the yucky toes. My cyc ... Show Full Comment

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