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Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
4/25/2015 11:55:09 PM

Reviewer: 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:
I had a Horrible reaction to this medication, terrible pain throughout my entire body, chills headache, dizziness. My face has now broken out with fever blisters. I would never recommend or ever take this medication again.

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
3/22/2015 9:33:15 PM

Reviewer: Lucy, 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:
Wish I had read the reviews of this before I took it. Started on a Thursday evening - that night, awakened with chills, fever and shaking. Same thing next night. Tingling in my hands and feet. Stopped after three doses. Will not use again

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
3/2/2015 11:48:59 PM

Reviewer: VB, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My daughter who is 42 was on this drug for 5 days and got so sick. She went to doctors after 3 days, she said she had the flu. Sent her home with tamafllu. Got so sick that night 104 fever, rash, chills, sweets, body aches, shortness of breath. I had to take to the ER. Was in the hospital for 3 days. It effected her lungs. She could have died. They did a flu test and she did not have the flu. She ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
2/25/2015 3:09:27 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I started taking this medication 2 days ago, the first day I felt nauseous and started trowing up, im still on it and ive been feeling super sick from it but my uti is going away. I no longer feel pain during urination.

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
2/22/2015 7:05:02 AM

Reviewer: ponting, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was given this antibiotic off my doctor for urine infection, I took 4tablets on the Friday as was told to take one tablet 4 times a day..I was up all night feeling very sick, on the Saturday I still felt very sick, dizzy n pain in chest. I phoned shropdoc the Sunday morning an advised me to stop taking them an g back to my gp the Monday or Tuesday. This antibiotic should not be giving out and si ... Show Full Comment

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