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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Zithromax Z-Pak Oral.

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124 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Other
12/3/2010 4:26:49 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Was prescribed a z pak for a sinus infection (male, 46 year old, generally good health). The next day, following the taking of the first dose, which was 2 pills, I experienced some heart rhythm issues, which resulted in shortness of breath. It should also be noted I took cough syrup with codeine the previous evening too. Not sure if one or the other could be contributing to the heart rhythm iss ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
8/9/2010 10:10:31 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've taken this medication before but this is the first time I have experienced the following symptoms: dizziness, weakness, headache, and the blahs or slight depression. The only symptom I remember having before was the bad taste in my mouth. I'm hoping that with my last dose this evening these symptoms will end soon.

Condition: Other
2/8/2010 8:49:53 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My MD's office often prescribes Z pack, and while the medication may be effective, I won't take it again. I learned that one of the side effects is thrush, but after I'd taken it recently, and ended up with another episode of oral thrush. If you are prone to yeast infections, you might to request another antibiotic. I've been treated for oral thrush 5 times over the past 3 years, ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
1/26/2010 11:51:56 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed this medication last year for an ear infection after the previous doctor I had seen prescribed me a cross-over drug to the penicillin family which I am allergic and so I had an allergic reaction... So when I went back and saw a different doctor and we both decided Z-pak was a good option since I had already been through so much trouble with the others. Bad choice within 1 hr o ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
11/24/2009 9:22:54 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have severe problems with side effects every time I use z pak.

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