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Posted 3 Jul 2012 by • 3 answers
I meant Cipro. I was being treated for diverticulitis and both medications were prescribed each 500 mg twice a day. After 4-5 days I started to have a metalic taste in my mouth, sensitivity to odors (like car exhaust) and general listlessness. I went off the medication, diverticulits symptoms ...
Posted 5 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
I have been taking both as prescribed for 5 days. I am having increased anxiety verging on panic attacks. Is it safe to discontinue the Cipro at this point? I have to return to work in 2 days and don't feel safe doing so with these side effects.
Posted 17 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
Long history of colon problems with constipation and infectious colitis. Bloodwork showed my creatinine levels high and GRF level low. Doctor suspects I may have diverticulitis or my recent bout with colitis indicates infection that's not been cleared up.
Posted 4 Jan 2013 by • 1 answer
Just been recently diagnosed with diverticulitis and was wondering if I can drink alcohol since I am
Posted 15 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
... done with my meds. just curious. Have not had any alcohol in 2 weeks and im fine with not drinking but just wanting to know for future reference. Thank you in advance
Posted 20 May 2016 • 14 answers
I had diverticulitis and my doctor gave me levaquin and flagyl. I've read some scary stories about levaquin, but I was so sick, I just took it and didn't think twice about it. Has anyone had an adverse delayed reaction to it?
Posted 10 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
After my husband had surgery he had a hernia mesh implant and since then he has had a soma surgery for ( diverticulitis ) and so on now he has peripheral t-cell non-hopskin lymphoma .are there any connection between the two?
Posted 19 May 2016 • 5 answers
I just got diagnosed with diverticulitis. I got so much relief from the pain with Bentyl. But it makes me very drowsy, kind of like the drowsiness that comes with taking benadryl. Is this safe to take long-term without causing other health problems in the long run? I had never heard of Bentyl till ...
Posted 4 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
I traveled from Chennai to Chile for a visit. I got a diverticulitis attack and went for treatment to an emergency clinic who did some tests and administered an antibiotic called Grifotriaxona (ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Ceftriaxone sodium). The doctor then gave me free samples of metronidazole 500mg 3x ...
Posted 30 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
A friend has been told they have diverticulitis, and want to know if they are any support groups in Hull?
Posted 6 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 11 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
I have fever and pain related to diverticulitis. Should I take an NSAID or Tylenol?
Posted 28 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
I have been diagnosed with colitis and diverticulitis along with IBS-D. I have already missed almost four months straight. Under FMLA, also 4 to 5 days a month on intermittent FMLA I know stress plays a big part in mine. Wanted to ask has anyone gotten disability for this ? If so do you mind ...
Posted 3 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
I was on Keflex for 1 week before being diagnosed for diverticulitis. I had finished Keflex and started flagyl and Bactrim 2xaday. I finished them tmrw night. My stomach is so upset I literally am Bed ridden. My questions is I know antibiotics need to be taking to completion. But since I was ...
Posted 27 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
... need to make active changes at this point to my diet, adding lots of fiber and water daily. I am probably not consuming enough at this point to stave off these bouts of diverticulitis. Also, last year when I had a bout, I was treated with antibiotics and a CAT scan. This year, the attitude from ...
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