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

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Condition: Infection of Intestines caused by Staphylococcal Bacteria
5/6/2011 7:57:31 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Infection of Intestines caused by Staphylococcal Bacteria
3/29/2011 11:31:54 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My Dr. prescribed this med for a 2nd bout of C Diff Colitis. A 7 day prescription, after insurance, was $1200.00. Are you serious? Needless to say I am not on this medication and instead I am on the god-awful Flagyl, 1500 milligrams for 10 days with a cost of $7.47. Go Figure!!!

Condition: Infection of Intestines caused by Staphylococcal Bacteria
7/23/2010 11:08:50 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Like a lot of other people, I was shocked to find out that a 10 day supply of this drug was $1999! After fighting with the company administering my prescription plan, they agreed to cover it but I still had to pay the copay of $536. My wrist and hand turned red and began to swell after the 2nd day on vanco. It continued to swell with a lot of pain & I still had diarrhea!! Dr. had me stop for ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Infection of Intestines caused by Staphylococcal Bacteria
11/21/2009 1:37:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
my husband is currently in the hospital with c-diff cholitis. his 3rd time since frist octomber plus 2 other times this year other reasons he had weight loss surgery 2 years in august and did great till october and this has taken over he needs vancomycin oral when he comes home sunday .we cannot afford this but have some insurance walmart said it was 498.00 out of pocket each time we need it what ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Infection of Intestines caused by Staphylococcal Bacteria
7/8/2009 10:04:11 PM

Reviewer: mark, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My mother is on the liquid Vancomycin and it is " ALOT " cheaper ! About $100.00. The medicine Shoppe's can make it. It is for 30 day supply.

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