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    Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
    4/19/2016 9:17:00 AM

    Reviewer: laurie2860, 55-64 on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Oral versus a vaginal gel: the pill is cheaper, the gel expensive. With the pill I experienced daily headaches, a feeling of being distorted, fatigue, dizziness, nausea, diarrhea, a stiff neck, and a metal taste in my mouth. I never had BV until the year 2011 after being sex-free for 3 years after my divorce. I began menopause in 2011 and that's when the BV began. And it keeps coming back ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
    1/7/2016 11:31:09 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

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    Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
    10/21/2015 3:02:51 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    The medicine works pretty fast, but the taste is very disgusting.

    Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
    8/25/2015 12:48:37 PM

    Reviewer: 65-74 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 am allergic to many antibiotics,so I am always fearful to take a new one. I was so uncomfortable, and in pain with this infection, and knew I had to start taking the Metronidazole. After doing some research, I found that this is often given to dogs for intestinal bacteria. Well, I figured if a dog could handle it, then I could too. It does taste terrible but if you hide it in food, it is tolera ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
    8/11/2015 7:49:07 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    Was my own fault.I was warned by nurse prac that if I had drank any liquor to give it a few days.I started that day..horrible cramps throughout the first night and next day.I wanted to tough it out in case it was the liquor and right now on 2nd night..discharge isnt as thick and no smell. Stomach is not cramping at this point..but I dont have much of an appetite.

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