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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of ciprofloxacin Oral.

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Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
9/11/2008 12:19:33 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication gave me swollen & burning lips, rashes over my body. I seem to be allergic to it?

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
7/11/2008 2:40:30 PM

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:
Was very effective. Made me feel nauseous and shaky, jittery feeling for a couple hours after each dose. Took twice a day after getting UTI from kidney stones.

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
7/10/2008 7:01:02 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Treated for a UTI. 1 Tab twice a day for 5 days, 250 mg. Experienced fatigue, some muscle pain in the knee area, some disorientation. Medication started working within 1 day. Very effective. I would take this medication again.

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
7/3/2008 9:22:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have to admit I was nervous about taking this medicine after reading some of these reviews but I have to say this stuff worked GREAT! DO NOT take this without eating! I felt a little dizzy about 20 minutes after taking it but the effect only lasted about 90 minutes. I felt releaf from the UTI within hours of the first dose. I will definately take this again if I get another UTI. Great medic ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
5/6/2008 8:29:31 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have a UTI that was treated with sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim unsuccessfully, so the doctor switched me to ciprofloxacin HCL 500 MG twice daily for 7 days. I took my first pill last evening and it was a nightmare! My scalp felt like it was crawling. My face tingled. I couldn't concentrate. I felt like I had had a huge amount of caffine. Then my fingers starting moving and twitching wh ... Show Full Comment

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