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Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
1/15/2013 10:53:13 PM

Reviewer: artist42, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am very dissatisfied with this drug. It has caused dizziness, irritability ,shoulder pain,headaches and elevated blood pressure. I took this drug years ago and broke out in hives. Our bodies change so I reasoned that maybe I would get better results. No hives this time but all this other stuff, never again!

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
8/30/2012 12:37:45 PM

Reviewer: SunFlower, 75 or over Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was prescribed Ciprofloxacin 250mg for bacterial UTI. Within minutes of taking first dose began to experience allergic reaction: itching; red welts on arms, legs, chest, stomach; tingling face; swollen neck gland; swollen lips; multiple sneezing; and runny nose. Have never before experienced such a fast reaction. Took Benadryl to ease allergic symptoms and got RX for a different medication. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
6/27/2012 9:56:15 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I went into the ER with a Kidney Stone. The urine analysis showed the possibility of a UTI, so I was prescribed this medication for 7 days. I started taking it on Sunday evening, and was fine. Monday morning, fine. By Monday afternoon, I was exhausted and my left foot was hurting. Tuesday I got diarrhea, nausea, back pain, mild headache and was still exhausted. Now it is Wednesday, and after a re ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
6/22/2012 7:03:21 PM

Reviewer: parakris, 65-74 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 was told to take a full months worth to treat high psa caused by possible infection in my prostate. From day one I had loose stools and belly aches. As time passed the loose stools got worse and so did the aching belly...YIKES!!! This antibiotic is overkill and I needed to take probiotics to restore all the natural flora this drug killed in my GI tract. I ended up getting off this drug one week ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
6/21/2012 9:30:38 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
back pain and stomach bloating and still have same problem uti...stopped taking it on 3rd day

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