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Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
4/28/2015 11:54:26 AM

Reviewer: Dave, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Been taking for 5 out of 10 days every 12 hours. Feel much better after 5 days but tired a lot. Symptoms of sinus infection are gone but today, 6th day, saw lots of blood in my 8am bowel movement that scared me. Discontinued taking and have call in to my doctor for a different prescription. Blood in bowel movement is not acceptable to me!

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
2/10/2015 11:05:03 AM

Reviewer: heatherjo, 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:
After just taking one dose of this medicine (with food, about 15 minutes later I found myself violently ill almost running to the bathroom to vomit. Stomach continued to be nauseous but there was nothing to throw up anymore. Then to top it all off, the diarrhea came. And the way it came was very surprising. I was laying in bed and all of a sudden found my pants full of diarrhea. The diarrhea has c ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
2/6/2015 1:56:21 PM

Reviewer: 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:
Had a bad sinus infection for over a week. Went to doctor and after the 2nd day of Tx with ABT, felt a lot better. No side effects noted. Very happy with med.

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
12/4/2014 1:01:31 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I normally tolerate antibiotics very well. but after two doses, I was extremely queasy and had to call in sick to work. The side effects of the drug felt worse than my sinus infection, so I asked my doctor for another treatment option.

Condition: Acute Bacterial Infection of the Sinuses
2/26/2014 12:20:06 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took this medication twice a day for seven days to clear up a sinus infection. The infection cleared up fairly quickly, but the side effects are awful! I have experienced severe stomach pain and bloating, and I'm still suffering from these side effects eight days after completing the course. It was so bad this morning that I almost went to the emergency room, because it felt like one of my o ... Show Full Comment

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