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    Condition: Skin Infection
    9/8/2013 11:53:06 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Taking 10 day course for staph infection (boils under armpit and groin area.) From the first dose, I have felt severe nausea, constipation, cold sweats, skin rash, headache, difficulty swallowing, stomach pain and total loss of appetite (lost 12 pounds in 9 days!) Finished the course today hoping the side effects will subside! I imagine it is an effective antibiotic but will definately report thes ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Skin Infection
    7/22/2013 12:22:39 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    A [presumed] spider bite on my toe started swelling up within 24 hrs. I am not normally allergic to bee stings or spider bites. Within 36 hrs, walking became very painful and the swelling had increased to 75% of my foot. Needless to say, I visited the doctor. This simple spider bite had turned into a Cellulitis infection. I have been on a generic version of Bactrim DS for 10 days now and have ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Skin Infection
    6/28/2013 1:34:23 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    after being on this antibiotic for 9 days, I returned to the doctor several different physical complaints. he diagnosed it as a viral sinus/upper respiratory tract infection... told me to continue taking the Bactrim (as the skin infection was healing nicely)... and to come back in a week if I wasn't feeling better. I slept off and on that day and the next, and missed 2 consecutive doses of ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Skin Infection
    3/31/2013 12:11:07 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    E.choli skin rash. I've been on Bactrim for 12 out of 14 days. Rash was starting to get better but now is getting worse. Only side effects have been gas and some constipation.

    Condition: Skin Infection
    2/21/2013 10:53:23 AM

    Reviewer: sk123, 13-18 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 was started on this antibiotic to treat Impetigo. I'm currently half way through the treatment, and the only side effect I'm experiencing is appetite loss which isn't much to complain about. So far it seems to be helping clear up the affected area and decrease swelling. On the upside, it has also cleared up most of my acne on my face and including my back. Overall I'm satisfied w ... Show Full Comment

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