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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Xifaxan oral.

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Condition: Other
9/25/2013 8:05:47 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Other antibiotic treatment in that past has worked well for me. I'm on a two week course and IBS symptoms are improving. The worst side effect has been fatigue. It's worth it. Take this with a probiotic! This is a very strong antibiotic.

Condition: Other
8/25/2013 8:08:49 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
It blows up my stomach and constipates me.

Condition: Other
7/30/2013 12:23:03 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Other
5/21/2013 2:05:07 PM

Reviewer: esther, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME!! To my gastro doc's and my amazement, after 2 or 3 days on 550 mg 3X a day for SIBO and IBS and gastroparesis, my CFS symptoms lifted and I felt much better. Apparently the overgrowth of bacteria sent toxins to my brain. Went on a treatment dose 3 separate times, always getting better on it and worse when I went off of it. So I requested a maintenance dose and my ins ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
4/20/2013 9:30:49 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was prescribed Xifaxan 550mg after being diagnosed with sibo. Have taken it for 10 of the 14 days and stopped due to excessive diarrhea, and a bad fever blister that developed on upper lip. Will discuss this with my GI when I visit in a month for the follow-up. I prefer to have the sibo symptoms over the IBS symptoms, and not take the meds. Will try yogurt to replenish the good bacteria, tha ... Show Full Comment

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