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Condition: Urinary Tract Infection Prevention
4/30/2015 10:58:44 AM

Reviewer: Jak, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Mom (88+ Years) has been plagued by UTIs (various bacterial forms) for over 6 years. We could not stop them with other antibiotics (stopped for a few weeks and then had another one!) We used UTI Stat as well. Changed toileting hygiene methods. Still got UTIs. THEN her new urologist (whose praises I cannot sing loud enough!) put her on this medication. Mom has been UTI clear for over SEVEN month ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection Prevention
1/12/2015 9:15:41 PM

Reviewer: KathiP, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have suffered from frequent UTIs for over 35 years and was prescribed methenamine by my urologist and it's helped immensely! Have become resistant to many antibiotics over the years, but taking this along with Vitamin C, I no longer worry that I'll be getting a UTI-any time now-as I did before! I have had no side effects from this drug either. My urologist did say I may still get a UT ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection Prevention
12/31/2014 12:08:04 AM

Reviewer: Jean, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for almost 1 year and I haven't had a UTI since. I was having infections and didn't even know I had one until it got bad. I am very pleased with my results.

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection Prevention
12/11/2014 11:39:34 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been taking this medication for 3 days and it makes my bladder cramp & feel like it is on fire. I have been extremely nauseous since taking it.

Condition: Urinary Tract Infection Prevention
10/7/2014 9:28:31 PM

Reviewer: me, 75 or over 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 feel so much better after taking this

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