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Posted 3 Jul 2012 • 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 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 21 Oct 2011 • 10 answers
While I'm confident Flagyl is working I have suffered some severe side effects, one of which is unlisted. I believe it is working because my abdominal pain has significantly decreased since being diagnosed with diverticulitis about 1 week ago. I am also taking Cipro. The reported side effect ...
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 5 Nov 2017 • 2 answers
Posted 5 Mar 2017 • 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 24 Jul 2017 • 1 answer
On a 10 day dose for diverticulitis and only 2 days left. I am still in agony with a pain in my lower back left side, near to where the kidneys are. I don't know if this is a side effect of the Cipro or is it that this tablet isn't clearing my infection. The pain is really bad, other pain ...
Posted 4 Jan 2013 • 1 answer
Posted 20 Jan 2016 • 4 answers
If I drank alcohol in combination with the two drugs ciprofloxacin and metronidazole will I get liver damage? Such as few beers...
Posted 18 Jul 2011 • 4 answers
... disease what is good for these symptoms? I don't take anything except for tums and I eat them like candy when I have a flare up.
Depression - Has anyone here had a positive experience to share about Levaquin? I need to know that?
Posted 23 May 2016 • 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?
Posted 5 Apr 2018 • 3 answers
... and nausea each time that I take this medication and have read that that is one of the side effects. Has anyone had this experience? If you have can you please comment on what your doctor substituted the Flagyl with? Thank you I am very frustrated and hope someone can provide some answers
Posted 25 Apr 2011 • 2 answers
Posted 19 Nov 2015 • 3 answers
I've been reading everyone's experience with Linzess but have not read of anyone needing to take it 2 x day. Lucky for you :-) Long story short, colon resection for sigmoid diverticulitis, followed by IBS-C. After several failed medications I started out taking Linzess 145 once daily, ...
Posted 31 May 2018 • 2 answers
Took a 3 hour nap then went downstairs to pack fishing gear for a deep sea fishing trip this weekend. Became lightheaded and nauseated. My wife thought that I was hypotensive. Ortho.BP checked.BP while sitting was 108/68, BP on standing was 96/62. Could this happen because of the medication? Should ...
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