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Condition: Other
12/22/2008 9:51:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication was given to me by an ER doc for Bronchitis with asthma complications. I looked at this site because I was uncertain why the doctor chose this med instead of many other antibiotics. While reading the information I found many precautions that applied to me (diabetic, glyburide use, lisinopril use, asthma, liver problems) As a result I am going to stop the medication until I can sp ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
11/5/2008 11:56:32 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
i am takeing for msra infection i have tooken before with no problems untill now i was haveing so many issue i wanted to get off medcine but doctor said to stay on went down to one a day instead of two i was fine side effects werent too much but wound up getting a viral infection on my thorat and doctor told me to go back to takeing two a day . i am dry even if i do drink alot of water also my hea ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/21/2008 4:45:59 PM

Reviewer: ear ring, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took it for an abscess and immediately after first dose I had severe headache, body nerve aches, high fever, loss of appetite, back of neck pain, dark urine, red and burning eyes, hives in legs, constant sweating, ringing in the ears. I should've quit meds after 1st day. 3rd day went to ER. Stopped after 4th day. Still have ringing in ears 5 days after stopping the meds. MD prescribed differen ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/25/2008 9:40:38 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was prescribed this medicine for a UTI. I didn't notice any symptoms until night time while I was sleeping. The first day I took it I had three nightmares in a row and I NEVER have nightmares. The second night, I believe I just had one more but I new it had to be the medicine b/c I normally have peaceful sleep.

Condition: Other
3/29/2008 2:56:49 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
i am currently on this medication for a pretty bad kidney infection. after taking my first pill last night i developed a MAJOR headache even 800mg of ibuprofen didnt totally fix... and today i am very dizzy.. so much so that i am deciding not to drive to the store with my daughter in the car... i do feel better in my back and i think this medication has very fast results it just also has pretty na ... Show Full Comment

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