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Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
11/19/2013 7:53:15 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking this medication for the prescribe time which was 14 pills 2x day for 7days im still hurting!!!!! Its now 5 days later and im headed back to the emergency room i cant take this!!! I need healing because i need to work!!! I also had the chills and the sweating it was awful i never had a UTI before and i hope after my trip to the e.r. with proper care this will be my last!!!!!!!!!!!

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
11/11/2013 1:06:42 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After taking for nine days of a ten day treatment I started getting hot and sweaty or cold and shivering. Very bad indigestion. Achy and just want to sleep. After checking reviews other people have had the same symptons. Will not take last days pills or ever again.

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
10/23/2013 7:58:09 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After use and infection goes away it seems to return

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
7/31/2013 9:43:55 PM

Reviewer: bmh21740, 35-44 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 will never take this macrobid again. I think it almost killed me. I have flu like systems, very weak, no energy, body aches. would like to talk to others about this medicine. xobelinda1971xo@aol.com

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection due to E. Coli Bacteria
7/24/2013 7:57:45 PM

Reviewer: Tracy , 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:
This is the second time I have taken this in a month. It didn't work the first time, my UTI didn't disappear. I was very sick and even missed a Jimmy Buffet concert because I was so sick. I just didn't realize that it was the Macrobid making me sick, cuz it was like day 7 the first time I got sick. This time I was on my second pill when I realized it might be the Macrobid. I started g ... Show Full Comment

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