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Condition: Other
12/2/2007 8:46:18 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
taking this antibiotic for an infected tooth before oral surgery. Have severe heartburn and hurts the esophogus to eat. no gastric problems. Cant handle the heartburn though. going back to the other stuff the put me on in the first place.

Condition: Other
11/30/2007 3:27:58 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 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 spent the last 7 weeks in pain following a wisdom tooth extraction. I was finally offered this antibiotic and the massive swelling in my jaw was cut in half after only 24 hours. I'd had this swelling for 6 of the past 7 weeks! I was made aware of the possible side effects (GI problems) and will be on the lookout for them, but it is a better alternative than an infected jaw that resis ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
11/27/2007 12:01:56 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Was prescribed 300mg of this by a dentist for an infected tooth that I'll be having removed tomorrow. Did it work - yes, been on it since Friday and the swelling and inflamation have gone down tremendously and I feel much better. However - I've noticed increased anxiety, I am drinking water by the gallons, and I seem to be in the bathroom a lot - not diarreah but more frequent movements ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
11/26/2007 11:21:24 AM

Reviewer: frankc1, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i had a severe toothe infection that was on side of my jaw that got be the size of an egg, after taking this medication, infection and swelling went away within a week or so. no problems of side effects except for some dizziness the first day but this could have been caused by the vicodon i was taking for pain.

Condition: Other
11/25/2007 11:14:41 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This is update- discontinued after oral surgeon I was referred to for extraction asked me if I was having any problems with this drug. He immediately told me to stop taking & prescribed erythromycin instead. He warned me to never take clindamycin again as it causes colitis in some people! My bowel troubles immediately ceased the next day & had no problems with other antibiotic. I would N ... Show Full Comment

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