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    1/16/2016 7:10:29 PM

    Reviewer: None, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I started searching the reviews on this drug because of the experience I've had so far. I wish I was prescribed an oral antibiotic. These drops cause pain, and hearing loss. The prescription cost $180 for 1/4 of a fluid ounce. I'll ask for an alternative the next time. Which may still be this time.

    Condition: Other
    6/9/2015 4:02:55 PM

    Reviewer: Betc, 55-64 Female (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    This medication caused severe pain, tinnitus, and hearing loss after two days use. I had neuralgia pain on one side of my head, which I would rate a nine out of ten on pain scale. I had otitis external and media which caused ear drum perforationn. As soon as the ENT started me on Ciprodex severe pain and vertigo started. I ended at the ER and switched to a different otic antibiotic and oral. By th ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    1/9/2015 2:59:49 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    In the past the drops have gotten rid of infection but the last 2 times I used them I've ended up with dried residue in my ear, which can be quite painful. This time I've ended up with dried reside again and I also feel like the infection has returned. My MD no longer prescribes cirprodex because of repeated infections and issues with the residue. A trip for those with residue, the E ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    12/15/2014 1:44:10 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    These drops caused one of the most excruciating reactions i have ever experienced. I was prescribed them with oral antibiotics for an outer ear infection in my right ear. I had severe pain and swelling down the canal. I used one does of these drops and it jammed up my ear completely, so much that I felt my canal had collapsed on itself, and I returned to urgent care again. I had hearing loss, ring ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    11/5/2014 10:27:25 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    After using sweet oil for a wax build up in ear per the advise of a nurse, I ended up with a swollen, irritated outer ear and possibly infection. Urgent care doctor prescribed Ciprodex. It is the medicine from hell! After 4 treatments in 2 days, I am in excruciating pain from jaw to temple and have significant hearing loss. You're not supposed to stop incomplete for a course of antibiotics, bu ... Show Full Comment

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