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Condition: Bacterial Infection with Bronchitis
6/23/2013 1:40:30 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After no help from a Z-pack, Dr. prescribed this drug-500mg for 10 days. After 3 days, I noticed red welts on my back and breast accompanied by aches. Thinking these were possible bug bites, I continued the drug for another 4 days. Though my infection seemed to be better, I stopped because the welts became painful. Another doctor has confirmed that I have a case of Shingles although she doesn& ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Infection with Bronchitis
6/14/2013 2:12:59 PM

Reviewer: Karen, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was prescribed for bacterial bronchitis/pneumonia. Was very hopeful that this would do the trick since the zpack didn't help. Was advised to take at bedtime, not good. I was so hyped up that I didn't sleep at all, the whole night. The second pill (prescribed 10pills/10days 500mg each) caused major ill effects. Had excessive insomnia, major perspiration, swollen feet and tremendous mus ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Infection with Bronchitis
6/11/2013 4:23:17 PM

Reviewer: justme, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Jeez, took my first dose a few hours ago, can't breath, pounding heavy chest, muscle pain off the charts. Will call Doc. No thanks to this med.!!! Will not be taking a second dose.

Condition: Bacterial Infection with Bronchitis
5/25/2013 11:24:37 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Struggling through a respiratory sickness for 12 days, I visited my Dr. to make sure I did not have strep, pneumonia, or something else. Received a prescrip. for Levofloxacin 500mg one/day for 10 days. After two nights of bad sleeping, I stopped the drug. The next day I felt like I had been in a car accident, and the day after that I am still moving at the pace of a turtle--in much aching disco ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Infection with Bronchitis
4/22/2013 11:03:21 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Help my cough but like other reviews I am super sore everywhere. Especially my joints. My left knee is killing me!! Tried giving my husband a back rub last night and my fingers instantly cramped up... this sucks...

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