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Condition: Bladder Infection caused by Enterobacter
8/8/2014 8:10:15 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Just started

Condition: Bladder Infection caused by Enterobacter
10/26/2012 3:41:02 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have taken the prescribed amount but UTI came back after taking last pill. I'm in alot of pain & still urinating small amounts & lots of trips. I have broken out with rash & itching all over body.

Condition: Bladder Infection caused by Enterobacter
2/8/2012 3:15:52 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Work ok and is a small enough capsule, but the nasuea is very annoying.

Condition: Bladder Infection caused by Enterobacter
4/9/2011 10:53:13 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Mild infection. Took meds for the 7 days prescribed. Cleared infection. 9th day chills & stiff back. 10th days hives. I think this is a delayed reaction. Doing OK now. Will avoid this med in future.

Condition: Bladder Infection caused by Enterobacter
9/10/2010 10:21:47 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My doctor is switching me to another treatment due to the side effect of severe and prolonged headache. This is not the first tie I have had that kind of reaction to an oral antibiotic.

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