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    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    7/6/2016 2:40:35 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Horrible medication, side effects are worse than UTI. I should of done my research before taking it.

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    6/8/2016 7:44:02 AM

    Reviewer: Speedy, 55-64 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Took only one capsule due to the time of day they were prescribed , the infection was bad enough but this medication is the devil I had the worst night I have had in years fever / nausea / aches you name it .

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    5/22/2016 6:17:25 PM

    Reviewer: KarenH., 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Not sure why this has so much bad reviews. I have chronic UTIs for about 4 years. This drug has always helped me. I used to wait a couple days and the UTI would get worse before I took the antibiotic, and it would relieve it by the 3rd day. I felt fine. I know now when I'm going to have it, and I drink a lot of water and coco juice. If it doesn't help, I call my doctor immediately so that ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    5/22/2016 12:51:23 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I would NEVER take this drug again, period! The side effects of chills, fever, nauseousness were worse than any flu I have ever had. I have had four previous U T I ,s and was prescribed different medications, the last two being Cipro, which were all effective but with no adverse side effects.

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    5/17/2016 12:21:28 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    It cleared up my UTI temporarily but while I was taking the medication I felt like I had been hit by a truck. I was achey, woozy, exhausted, nauseous, and I had trouble concentrating. It was horrible. I have never experienced any of these side effects from other antibiotics and to add insult to injury, a week and a half after stopping, the UTI was back. Never taking this medication again.

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