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Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
11/11/2007 8:03:18 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am half way through treatment. My staph infection is getting better, but the treatment is almost worse than the illness. It is hard for me to function for the first 7-8 hours after I take the pill. Nausea, dizziness, stomach pain. I am taking pro-biotics which help a little. I mentioned to my husband that I felt like what I imagine chemotheraphy might be like. Then I did research and found ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
11/1/2007 5:05:16 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I would take the medication and my face would turn flush and my body felt hot all day long. I was miserable!

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
11/1/2007 2:30:01 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This medication worked fine for me the only problem was it made me sleepy.

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
10/30/2007 4:33:03 PM

Reviewer: myjessie, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Had to take 2 courses to get rid of the sinus infection but, was plagued by the "rare" side effect of tendon damage. Bursitis in my right shoulder. bakers cyst behind my left knee and overall body aches.

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
10/11/2007 8:39:39 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
acute sinusitus. This medication started to work for me after one dose. No side effects so far.

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