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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 ...

Ciprofloxacin - Does Cipro cause lower back pain?

Posted 24 Jul 2017 by Anne1075 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 ...

Metronidazole - Anyone experience continued sweats?

Posted 8 Jul 2017 by Slainte2017 0 answers

Taking Flagyl and Bactrim and experience dripping sweats with 102 degree temperature I am in day 3 newly diagnosed with acutely diverticulitis. Thanks

Diverticulitis - My name is Penny and I just finished a round of antibiotics. While taking them I?

Posted 29 May 2017 by Pennyann0203 2 answers

... did not experience anymore pain. It's been 5 days since I have been off them and now I am in pain. I have not eaten any foods that could get stuck inside my colon. Does this mean the infection is back?

My doctor prescribed Cipro and Flagyl For diverticulitis. Due to side effects, can I stop Cipro?

Posted 5 Mar 2017 by Kb326 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.

Linaclotide - Can you take Linzess when you have diverticulitis?

Posted 24 May 2017 by Zeva47 0 answers

I believe it is under control but I am terribly constipated. I have tried everything and I am desperate. Please advise Thank you

Can I take melatonin with Flagyl?

Posted 29 Apr 2017 by Kathyp54 1 answer

I just started taking Flagyl for diverticulitis along with Cipro. I normally take melatonin at bed time along with tart cherry juice. Want to be sure there are no interactions.

What is "hydration therapy"? Why do I need it prior to CT with contrast?

Posted 17 Mar 2017 by pinkprincess 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.

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

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 ...

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?

Has anyone here experienced permanent damage from levaquin?

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?

Just been recently diagnosed with diverticulitis and was wondering if I can drink alcohol since I am

Posted 15 Jan 2017 by trittiem 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

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