User Reviews for Metro
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|Diverticulitis||1 review||32 medications|
|Bacterial Vaginitis||1 review||31 medications|
|Bacterial Infection||2 reviews||171 medications|
|Summary of Metro reviews||4.2||4 reviews|
Reviews for Metro
For Bacterial Infection "I was diagnosed with BV back in December 2017. It's now July and I have had 7 months of suffering because of metro and to those who are affected like me I feel for you. To get a Doctor to admit this is a neuro toxic drug is IMPOSSIBLE. I pray they take this off the market soon...its literally POISION! Please...read all the warnings! "
Dont know how im still alive (taken for less than 1 month) July 19, 2018
4 users found this comment helpful.
For Crohn's Disease, Acute "I'm a 40 year old male just recently diagnosed with Crohn's Disease. I had an MRI done and the doctor found an abscess on my bladder due to Crohn's. He put me on metronidazole (Flagyl) and ciprofloxacin (Cipro) for 30 days. The side effects for me are mild but weird. The Cipro gives me very vivid and intense dreams when I sleep. The metronidazole has many more effects: metallic taste in my mouth, altered sense of smell and taste, diarrhea/soft stool, lower energy levels and no sex drive. However, the side effects of the antibiotics are much milder than the effects of the abscess. It's not a fun combination but it's working well for me!"
DefectiveGut (taken for less than 1 month) August 30, 2017
1 users found this comment helpful.
For Bacterial Vaginitis "So far, I've gained agitation, lower back pain, insomnia, and taste change. I wouldn't recommend this treatment."
SarahWantsToReview January 19, 2016
2 users found this comment helpful.
For Bacterial Infection "Not long after each dose I get extremely nauseous, even when taking with food. Having to take it 3 times a day is brutal. Let's just say I can't wait for my treatment to be complete."
Clogan08 October 13, 2014
42 users found this comment helpful.
For Diverticulitis "Terrible experience using this medication in combination with Cipro. Took for a week. Developed nausea, sore throat and horrible taste in mouth. Had to call for nausea medication and then developed oral thrush in mouth and had to get a prescription for another medication for that. I do think it effective, but would not want to take again."
Anonymous July 17, 2011
27 users found this comment helpful.
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