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    Condition: Other
    9/18/2014 8:26:48 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    had a ingrown toe infection. Medicine made me sick, Itching of the hands. After six days of not taking the medication, the hands still itched

    Condition: Other
    9/10/2014 8:38:44 AM

    Reviewer: fireberd, 75 or over Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I was given the generic version of Keflex after having surgery to remove an oily cyst. I took the medicine for two days and then suddenly developed a urinary problem that I couldn't go and finally I could go but it was very weak stream and painful. This continued for 4 days (weekend) and I visited my Urologist who suspected prostate enlargement problems. He scheduled me for a scope procedure ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    8/10/2014 4:19:47 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Was given Keflex after having 2 skin cancers removed, to prevent infection rather than to treat it. Started feeling melancholy on the same day. Two days later I was seriously depressed and could not stop crying. This made no sense to me and is out of character. Fortunately it gelled with me that this must be a side effect of the keflex, so I stopped taking it. Made quick recover after that. I am c ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Other
    5/19/2014 3:01:58 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Had absolutely no effect on my sinus infection!

    Condition: Other
    1/8/2014 5:48:21 PM

    Reviewer: AC, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been prescribed this medication many times for tooth absesses or infections and it is the only one that cures my problem. Regular penicillin drugs never helped me at all. This also unlike the penicillin drugs will not give you a yeast infection and I never had any side effects.

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