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    Condition: Other
    5/1/2015 7:26:03 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    After having a Total Knee Replacement I take this prescription every time I have a dentist appointment

    Condition: Other
    3/29/2015 8:13:26 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    i took this medication for an abcessed tooth, and for me its a god sent it helps so much that i dont even need pain pills for the pain it helps that much . I also get a bad taste in my mouth from it but other wise im ok with it, no diahrria or any other symptoms, i feel like its hard to breath for like 30 mins or so then it passes and im ok so i take it cause it does work and helps so much, im so ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    3/5/2015 2:53:16 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Took this for a tooth infection before and after a root canal. Started on 02/12. Finished on 02/20. Today is 03/05, and I am taking a second antibiotic to try to relieve the diarrhea caused by the Clindamycin. I still have symptoms, but at least it's not daily like it was in the beginning. I have had several root canals in my life and took antibiotics for the infection; last time was 7 ye ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    3/5/2015 7:13:37 AM

    Reviewer: Dontlistentothehaters, 13-18 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Took this for a bad bacterial infection in a tooth, started 7 days before root canal, first three days were rough, chills , fever, felt extremely run down but this was cause by the drug fighting the infection not the drug itself, after that take with yogurt and drink lots of water, have been running 3-4 miles a day and aslong as i wait half hour after i take pill i dont cramp up like i was running ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    3/3/2015 6:26:55 AM

    Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Severe stomach ache and diarrhea for 2 days now. Waiting for my doctor's office to open so I can call and get something else!

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