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

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Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
2/2/2008 5:30:21 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 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 am allergic to penicillin and cephalosporins, so my antibiotic choices are fairly limited. Avelox worked VERY quickly and VERY well for me. I didn't even need oral steroids with it. I always take it with dinner, and have a probiotic tablet with it as well. I have had no problems whatsoever with Avelox. I have had problems with Levaquin making my knees very weak and sore. Tequin worked ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
2/1/2008 8:55:27 AM

Reviewer: Christopher Parker, 19-24 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I experienced severe diarrhea and muscle, joint, and tendon pain while using this medication. Next time, if it's a choice between this and the sinus infection, I'll just deal with the sinus infection.

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
1/29/2008 8:59:16 AM

Reviewer: tigerlily0401, 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:
I was prescribed this medicine for 10 days due to a chronic sinus infection. On day 4 I took the medicine and within 15 minutes my heart was racing, I was dizzy, and my whole body felt as if it was shaking when it wasn't. It resolved within a few hours. Took the medicine on day 5 and the symptoms mentioned above were much worse and still have not fully resolved 12 hours later. I will not t ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
1/28/2008 10:28:57 PM

Reviewer: 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 was perscribed Avelox for ten days, took it four days and quit. I am finally starting to feel like I'm going to make it. I'm not sure my infection is completely cleared up but will take my chances compared to the side effects I experienced. Dizziness, feeling really sick, rapid heart rate, dry mouth, high anxiety, muscle tremors, and muscle and joint pain. I told the doctors office they ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
1/9/2008 12:48:19 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was only able to take the medication for 2 days as the second day I broke out in a rash. It was a shame too because this medication really does work. The after I took to first does my throat felt much better. Hopefully they will come out with something like it without the reactions.

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