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Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
4/22/2015 9:28:46 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
The pills are not HUGE they are normal size pills. I have been taking this medication for several years now for BV and it is VERY effective. I have had no side effects or any other issues with this med. Recommended highly.

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
4/21/2015 11:43:06 PM

Reviewer: NO side effects, 35-44 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 took this meds 500mg twice a day for 7 days and it worked like magic! After my first dosage it was very clear that it was working as my odor was gone,I used it in its entirety regardless of my almost instant improvements.I faced NO side effects NONE what so ever as my routine was quite simple right after breakfast I'd take the first dosage and after dinner I'd take the second, I also dra ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
4/7/2015 11:18:51 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have use this medication several times I'm to the point where the severe side effects i can't take and looking for all natural remedies.

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
4/1/2015 11:33:20 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I had BV two years ago and again now, both times I have been prescribed this. I am also prone to yeast infections so I asked my Dr to put in an order for fluconazole (or Diflucan) since being on antibiotics almost always yields in a yeast infection for me. If I see symptoms, I can fill the order and take it so it saves me from another appointment. Some have said the pills are big, they are small ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Vaginosis caused by Bacteria
3/26/2015 10:15:11 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
While taking this, it made my symptoms worse. My vagina burned so bad while I was on this that it felt like someone put a cigarette out on my vagina. I took the 10-day course twice a day. Longest 10 days of my life, especially because you can't drink alcohol while taking it. After I stopped it, symptoms were worse. I ended up doing home remedies and it took me about two months to get rid of it ... Show Full Comment

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