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Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
4/6/2012 12:06:13 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I had a viral infection. This treatment was horrible. My symptoms wer 10x worse over night. When I called the doctor, he put me on a z pack. Did nothing! I am out of work for 1 week and I am in worse shape than the day I went to see the doctor. Next stop will be the emergency room. They are putting me on new drops. Hopefully, the new ones will b better. As for this drug.......it is in the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
2/9/2012 10:30:52 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
my eyes are worse since i started treatment, burn, itch and beet red

Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
2/7/2012 2:06:35 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Made my eyes burn worse than the pinkeye.

Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
11/26/2011 9:24:38 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
used in my sons eyes made them worse and sowllen more irritated and red. will never use again. systoms still prosist has had pink eye for a week now. when it should have cleared up in two days or so mad as hell!!!!

Condition: Pink Eye from Bacterial Infection
4/15/2011 9:15:05 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I went to a walk-in clinic and was prescribed this medication to treat my pink eye. After two days, both my eyes become worse. I went to my PCP. The NP told me that this drug has been shown to be ineffective in treating the bacteria that causes pink eye and that the practice I went to no longer recommends this RX. I was provided another Rx with two different drugs that have helped to clear up m ... Show Full Comment

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