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10/28/2014 10:36:23 AM

Reviewer: Ctwmn122212, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take a "z pac" several times a year. I have a compromised immune system due to having cancer and now being on Tamoxifen. I get the flu like symptoms often which we believe to be more allergies but the doctor always prescribes me a z pac and I feel better within a couple of days. I have learned the early signs of when I get sick so I can get it started as soon as possible before it beco ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/18/2014 1:06:42 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have a depressed immune system so anything I catch often turns into a major event. Fortunately this doesn't happen but maybe twice a year. If I can't beat whatever has me down in 3-4 days I call for a Z-Pak. I have been using Z-Paks for many years and for me it is a life saver! Never had any side effect. This stuff is a miracle drug for me, a set of magic pills.

Condition: Other
5/6/2014 11:15:08 AM

Reviewer: idee, 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:
My physician prescribed Azithromycin for me after I felt the first signs of the flu. I did not experience any side effects, "But every one is different." I also have a compromised immune system. This medication worked well for me. I have also used this medication once before. The best thing for me is to not read the side effects pamphlet. Instead I put the pamphlet in a drawer and look a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
3/19/2014 11:22:35 PM

Reviewer: Starlight, 55-64 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 have taken this product Zithromax for several bad sinus infections through the year and it was wonderfulI got well with no side effects whatsoever. The only time I had any side effects was when the Pharmacy suggested I try a generic brand . I had to take it back each time and replace it with with the original brand . All the generic brands burned my stomach and made me sick to my stomach.I woul ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
12/23/2013 1:12:15 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My husband took this medication for tick fever. The tick fever is back. But the main thing is the severe left arm and chest pain he has had since he took it. I'm not sure at this point what will happen or fix the problem, but I never want him taking this medicine again. He is in constant pain.

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