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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of vancomycin in 0.9% sodium Cl IV.

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Condition: Bone Infection caused by Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteria
12/13/2013 5:03:14 PM

Reviewer: Mons, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was on this med for 42 days after an aortic valve replacement. My incisions opened up in a few places and were oozing puss and were having a hard time healing. The initial instructions to administer this med through infusion were a little vague but once we got the hang of it my wife and I didn't have a hard time doing it. Cleanliness is very important as it is infused through a tube about 40 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bone Infection caused by Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteria
1/20/2010 4:24:32 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Bone Infection caused by Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteria
4/1/2009 3:15:51 AM

Reviewer: Hope, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have found that the drug causes pain to all the bones and joints throughout my body - just a deep aching that can't be readily alleviated, even with Oxydocone/acetaminophen. Severe nausea that isn't alleviated by oral medication such as phenargen. Nobody but the pharmacist seems to believe me though. It has been tough persuading anyone about my plight.

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