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    Condition: Other
    10/25/2010 5:35:52 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    3 and a half days after I finished 7 days of this antibiotic named Factive, I developed a severe rash on my torso, arms and legs. I think the pharmaceutical company is downplaying this side effect. My doctor admitted that he's seen this side effect much more often than what the literature says. I've been put on steroids and antihistamines and I hope that takes care of it. I've never ha ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    3/14/2010 9:41:25 PM

    Reviewer: Gunny D, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was prescribed Factive for treatment of pneumonia; it did not work. It did however cause me to have hallucinations,i.e., things within pictures moved; I watched my grass grow to five feet when I took the dog out; and a mouse lemur the size of a large domestic cat sat on my shoulder and blinked it baseball size eyes at me. My prescription was for five days and the hallucinations began on the se ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    2/24/2010 12:09:06 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    VERY DISSATISFIED!My husband went to the doctor on Thursday and started taking Factive. On Saturday, his cough was severly worse.On Sunday,he started with diarrhea. On Monday, he started with fever and aching all over, headaches,flu like symptons. Monday, he stopped taking it. Who in their right mind would put something on the market, that would make people have new like infections when they are a ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    2/12/2010 10:34:12 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:
    After taking just 1 (one) dose I experienced a severe, sunburn like, rash over my entire body!!! My physician advised to stop taking this medication immediately!

    Condition: Other
    2/11/2009 9:55:24 AM

    Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I have a 7 day course and after the second day, I have a lot of dizziness. I am also taking a steriod with it. Can't really say if it is effective yet.

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