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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of ciprofloxacin Oral.

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Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
3/10/2014 11:44:04 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Terrible side effects. Sick for a week. Never again

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
2/19/2014 3:59:01 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
500 mgs 2x a day. sores on tongue and throat and stomach very upset even after drinking a lot of fluids and waiting after eating. Very tired and a lot of back pain calling my doctor to switch to something else. Cleared up UTI almost immediately though

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
2/7/2014 6:03:05 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was directed to take one 500Mg pill twice a day for 3 days. First day, I experienced some stomach cramps and diarrhea. The second day my muscles were aching and I was not feeling all that good. That night I was up all night with severe pain in my hip. I still didn't connect the dots so I took another pill. By 10am I could not move. I was in severe pain in my hip mostly but other joints ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
2/4/2014 9:34:48 AM

Reviewer: charlene, Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After having had a hysterectomy due to fibroids I began having multiple uti's and was prescribed cipro several times. The uti;s cleared up, but I had flu like symptoms and horrible panic attacks and palpitations. I didn't connect the panic attacks and palpitations to the cipro right away, unfortunately. Eventually, I saw the side effects of for what they were and stopped the cipro. A ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
11/23/2013 1:48:48 PM

Reviewer: Joannf54, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

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