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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Macrobid Oral.

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Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
12/15/2012 8:22:00 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Only took one dose and was vomiting. Never again!

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
11/24/2012 6:19:35 PM

Reviewer: carlol, 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:
i got a uti while 26 weeks pregnant; the symptoms came on very suddenly and i was in excruciating pain but within six hours of first taking the medication my symptoms were almost entirely relieved.

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
11/19/2012 9:02:06 AM

Reviewer: Angelic87, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
First off, I do not know and was not told the cause of my UTI and was given this terrible antibiotic. I feel like crap and VERY tired/sleepy all the time. I couldn't go to bed bc of panic attacks and shaking. Extreme ichiness all over especially my hands and feet. Nausea, headache, dry cough, wheezing, stomach ache, digestive problems, acid reflux and my face broke out. I thought I was coming ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
10/5/2012 10:16:57 PM

Reviewer: Echinacea, 35-44 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 was prescribed with macrobid and flagyl at the same time! One that needs to have a full stomach and the other that has loss of appetite as side effect! what a great combination! I thought doctor's are always right! so far in my experience they always screw up in giving me antibiotics!I always get migraines before and after my period so I ignored the headaches and side effects of the meds. th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
9/28/2012 12:42:12 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Going on my third day of taking Macrobid 100mg twice daily due to recurring UTI's (gotta love genetics). Anyways, Ive been on Bactrim and Cipro before and it just didn't do the trick so I am now on Macrobid. I've been reading a lot of horror stories with this drug, so I was a bit concerned. But going on my 3rd day now and so far so good. It's really important that you drink A LOT o ... Show Full Comment

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