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Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
4/3/2009 7:02:25 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Mild tingling in the hands and some abdominal pain. Given while diagnosed with hepatitis.

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
4/1/2009 3:12:51 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 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 took this medication for five days. At first, I noticed mild indigestion and some fatigue. I also had decreased appetite. On the fourth day, I noticed I was feeling more tired and "out of it." By the next morning, I had to pull over and call paramedics because I couldn't drive, felt confused and dizzy, and was afraid I was going to pass out. My doctor looked at me like he coul ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
3/23/2009 4:46:34 PM

Reviewer: unhappy mom, 35-44 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:
I have been on meds for 7 months complained from month one about numbness in hands and was told that unless they are numb all the time it's something else....huh? I don't want to wait that long. I also feel tired all the time but since I have two children I was told that I'm just overworked. Really was not given option on meds. I hate having to check in at the dept of health like a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
3/22/2009 3:29:14 PM

Reviewer: worried_mom, 0-2 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My 1 year old has recently started this drug due to a positive skin test, but negative chest xray. First, I hate that it is a 9 month treatment. Second, trying to give a little one practically a full syringe full of this stuff is extremely difficult, and a sticky mess when it gets spit back out at me. I am extremely concerned with all the side affects that comes with this medication. Although ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Inactive Tuberculosis
1/5/2009 4:29:58 PM

Reviewer: Concerned pt, 25-34 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 started taking this drug after a positive ppd. My chest x-rays indicated no presence of disease. After two weeks of being on this med I developed some unusal symptoms: very tired, drowsy, and very sleepy. Then extreme numbness in legs and arms. Followed by frontal head numbness. I almost fainted while driving. It has been 3 weeks since I have discontinued this med but still am expriencing mo ... Show Full Comment

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