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Why do doctors combine Cipro and Flagel?

Posted 3 Jul 2012 by jzanton 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 ...

Is there a diverticulitis support group in Hull?

Posted 4 days ago by Carol Lynch 0 answers

A friend has been told they have diverticulitis, and want to know if they are any support groups in Hull?

Has anyone here experienced permanent damage from levaquin?

Posted 20 May 2016 by G mc 13 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?

Lomotil - With with colitis and uncontrollable diarrhea?

Posted 28 Sep 2016 by Shaernurse 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 ...

Diverticulits and antibiotics?

Posted 3 Sep 2016 by Lolo50 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 ...

Do you take an antibiotic (Cipro or other) if diarrhea only symptom?

Posted 4 Sep 2016 by Tess Ann 0 answers

I'm new at this diverticulitis problem but only have diarrhea, no pain. I was put on cipro and my stool returned to normal in 3 days. Was okay for awhile, then very loose stool started again and doctor started me on Metamucil. Stool got much better but not normal. Now watery stool back even ...

I am on my third round of antibiotics in as many years to treat a bout of diverticulitis. I feel I?

Posted 27 Aug 2016 by SMZ 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 ...

Should I take asprin or Tylenol while my diverticulitis is flaring up?

Posted 11 Jul 2016 by MistyDawn2423 1 answer

I have fever and pain related to diverticulitis. Should I take an NSAID or Tylenol?

Irritable Bowel Syndrome - Are there any long-term adverse side effects from taking Bentyl?

Posted 19 May 2016 by G mc 4 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 ...

Depression - Has anyone here had a positive experience to share about Levaquin? I need to know that?

Posted 23 May 2016 by G mc 11 answers

... there are people who have been helped by Levaquin. I have heard many negative "scare stories" and bad experiences that people have had, so now can anyone say anything positive about it?

How to calm down the intestines 2 months after a bout with diverticulitis ?

Posted 9 Jul 2016 by G mc 1 answer

Anything that will help calm down the bubbling noises after every meal lately? I use a heating pad and take Bentyl with main meal of the day.

Cholestyramine - I have been on Prevalite Powder for 6 months. I had my gall bladder out 50years ago

Posted 16 Jun 2016 by Annajustmay 0 answers

Have had problems ever since, which have gotten worse as I age. Anyway, I have been complaining about my problems with diarrhea and been told it was IBS, diverticulitis, diverticulosis, and most recently an infection in my gut which is when I was prescribed 20 days of Ciprofloxacin and the ...

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