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Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
3/15/2014 7:29:23 AM

Reviewer: Not Cured, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Just finished 9 months of INH--every morning between 6-8 a.m., missed one tablet, took 3 as late as 11 a.m. in the entire 9 mos. Diarrhea every morning 45 minutes after taking INH. Couldn't shop without rushing to the bathroom (if I got there on time). Went through 1.5 times toilet paper, numerous pairs of underwear. Stomachache during most of treatment worse with B6--so taking gummy vitamins. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
2/23/2014 8:08:50 PM

Reviewer: candy, 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 just received my script. I am horrified reading all these reviews. First, TB can kill you and if you get active TB you have to take two other antibiotics with this one. All together they can kill you on their own. So, I will try to get thru this. You have to take B6 it will help your nervous system issues. And with any antibiotic it will deplete your intestinal immune system,hence diarrhea and ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
1/21/2014 6:52:11 PM

Reviewer: ron, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have inactive tb and I need to take medication for 9 months and I have been on it so far 1 month ok as long as I take the B6

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
12/24/2013 6:15:55 PM

Reviewer: mike1, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
about 4 months in on taking the inh w/b6 & b12. minor tingling in legs at times when i went without vitamins, however had little to no side effects thus far. i also dont drink or do drugs and this may help. only real risk is no real knowing if it helps or not due to i will always show pos for tb.

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
12/9/2013 2:48:46 PM

Reviewer: sunshine, 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:
I will be on Isoniazid for 9 months 300mg once a day plus 50mg of b6 (I take it before I go to bed. I have been on this medication going on two weeks and so far so good. I also take: pro-biotics in the morning and it really helps me with stomach issues (Kevita or Kombucha drinks). I have been lethargic even before I started this med so I do drink some coffee to help with my energy, this is how ... Show Full Comment

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