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    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    2/22/2016 12:37:35 PM

    Reviewer: winke56, 55-64 on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I had terrible reactions while taking this drug, nausea,vomiting, severe diarrhea, body aches and pains, no energy at all.I will not ever be taking this medicine again.

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    1/28/2016 12:14:24 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    5th day taking this medication and I see no results. It makes me really nauseous, I don't know if I can keep taking it for another 5 days. Might go to the doctors for new medication.

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    8/28/2015 3:51:40 PM

    Reviewer: fairyforyou2003, 45-54 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'm a 49 year old female (truck driver) and this drug was given to me to help get rid of my infection. 2 days after the initial dose, my head started pounding, I got extremely dizzy, weak, fatigue and light headed and I saw floaters in front of my eyes, like someone is taking a picture of me with a flash, non stop. Due to just having been through a bilateral pulmonary embolism in March, I dev ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    8/9/2015 6:53:19 PM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    I have been prescribed this med twice in total. The first time it took one week before I found any relief and then just about worked at end of course. The second time after taking for one week the infection has returned and is even worse as my bladder is now inflamed. As for 'ease of use' one capsule four times a day is a nuisance, especially as it needs to be taken with food.

    Condition: Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection
    6/28/2015 4:09:51 AM

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

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 2

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    2 days after taking last pill symptoms returned. Will call doctor Monday, since symptoms returned over the weekend.

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