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    Condition: Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related Colitis
    5/7/2016 10:46:51 PM

    Reviewer: mhg123, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I had the severely toxic strain of C. diff (NAP1/027) for about 2 1/2 years (yea it got rough) starting when I was 14. I didn't get it from a hospital or antibiotic usage or as a nosocomial infection - just community acquired somehow. I was prescribed vancomycin as part of an aggressive treatment plan (I was a few weeks away from dying) but I had to take intensive probiotics for 1 week, then t ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related Colitis
    8/27/2015 8:36:25 PM

    Reviewer: Joan, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    This is my 3rd bout of c-dif. This time each time I took Vancomycin capsule I also took an Acidophilus capsule in order to replace the GOOD bacteria that have been wiped out with the antibiotics and it is working. I feel much better than I have all summer. Try it it works. Yogort is good for maintenance but not for c-dif, it needs more.

    Condition: Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related Colitis
    3/20/2015 4:46:42 PM

    Reviewer: kamala1227, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Had C Diff for five months without knowing it. It would clear up and come back. Took this and it killed the C Diff well. The only bad thing is it kills pretty much everything so I am still recovering. I tolerated well with just some stomach pains but I had that with C diff so I don't know and some nausea and unpleasant taste.

    Condition: Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related Colitis
    1/12/2015 2:23:19 PM

    Reviewer: JAG, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    This is my second round of treatment Dr says it may more than likely come back again it is just so frusterating always being sick.

    Condition: Clostridium Difficile Bacteria Related Colitis
    11/12/2014 4:09:55 PM

    Reviewer: Ar, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have had c diff 6 times in the past 3 years. I think I got it while in the hospital after hip replacement surgery and big amounts of antibiotics. Also have ulcerative colitis. Started on Flagyl, it took care of it but came back. Flagyl again, worked for awhile, but c diff came back, again, and again. Vanco capsules for two weeks (very expensive and put me in donut hole with my insurance). Then ... Show Full Comment

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