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Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
11/19/2009 1:45:48 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
took this med for 5 days cleared my UTI up ok, now 5 days later my UTI is starting to come back

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
10/28/2009 8:47:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I've had around 15 UTI's in my life and one urethral dilation surgery in an attempt to prevent further infections from developing. I've been prescribed Macrobid for most of them and I've never experienced a single side effect until now.... I developed a urinary tract infection during my 27th week of pregnancy. My OB/GYN prescribed me Macrobid. An hour after taking the very fi ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
10/21/2009 7:49:13 PM

Reviewer: HA1005, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am so glad to read these posts! I starting taking Nitrofuratin (Microbid generic) on 9/28/09. On 10/4 I woke up with a terrible rash up and down both legs, from my ankles to my knees. On 10/5, I started getting terrible flu-like symptoms - body aches, fever, general malaise. On 10/6, my joints (particularly in my knees and ankles) started to hurt - so much so that I couldn't walk in the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
10/20/2009 2:49:26 PM

Reviewer: arm1234, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
The drug has treated my UTI just fine. The side effects I experienced were extreme exhaustion, feelings of depression, mood swings, which I never get. I have a few more pills remaining which I'll take, but if given the choice in the future I'll ask for something else. I wish I would have known before hand so I could have warned my friends and family!

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
10/19/2009 4:50:57 PM

Reviewer: sweetanne009@comcast.net, 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:
This drug was a awful experience and I don't know why there is not a drug to clear bladder inf's without all the side effects. I took one went to bed and woke out of a sleep all confused and actually passed out, My head hurt very bad and then I was cold all over and shaking all the next day.I feel like the other lady I would rather have the infection than take these type of drugs,.Be care ... Show Full Comment

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