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Condition: Other
10/18/2009 10:42:15 PM

Reviewer: whoknows52732, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been dealing with this bloating and severe stomach for about 2 years now. I have had 2 colonoscopies and one endoscopy and everything looks clear. According to many sources, this may be Chron's, IBS, or possible bacterial infections in the GI tract. I just finished my 6-day course of meds and the pain has gone down by 75-80%. The bloating from the front of my stomach all around to my ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
10/11/2009 7:07:42 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been experiencing every type of GI/bowel problem imaginable. After a colonoscopy, with no answer, my Dr. gave me Xifaxan to try it out because I couldn't stand to wait 30 days to take a breath test. Since I've started, I've felt even more fatigued than before and now experiencing sore throat and ear. Still having some gas & bloating but not as bad as before med.

Condition: Other
9/14/2009 3:38:56 PM

Reviewer: T-Ann, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been suffering for years with what has been diagnosed as IBS. This condition has affected every aspect of my life and not in a good way. Severe pain, sickness everyday of my life for years. I have been through every test and more than once with no answers. The last Internal Specialist I went to see Patted me on the back and said "Good luck to you" I am a prisoner in my own body ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/31/2009 10:36:59 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was giventhis medication after having an endoscopy and colonoscopy which leftr me with an enormous amount of gas in my stomach and nothing relieved the gas. I did not have diarhera

Condition: Other
4/29/2009 3:56:17 PM

Reviewer: nanathe1at@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have diverticulosis really bad and this drug helps a great deal and starts to work within an hour.

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