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User Reviews & Ratings - Mycobutin oral


Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Mycobutin oral.

Overall User Ratings

4 Total User Reviews

User Reviews

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Condition: Mycobacterium Avium Bacteria Infection
12/1/2011 12:29:07 PM

Reviewer: Rene13, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Ihave had MAC for a year. My first doctor put me on Biaxon for months and I wasvery sick every day. He took me off, but the MAC was still evident. I have a new doctor and am on Myambutol Oral 3 times a day. I have a few pains, but believe it is from the colder weather.

Condition: Mycobacterium Avium Bacteria Infection
3/20/2010 7:13:05 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been taking the medication for 15 months and have had 11 consecutive negative sputums for MAC. I have had some joint pain and stiffness but I have been able to tolerate it. I also have some nausea and diarrhea but am unable to determine if it is due to this medication as I am taking 2 other MAC meds. My physician states that the joint problems are from this drug. I am pleased that the d ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Mycobacterium Avium Bacteria Infection
2/19/2010 3:24:46 PM

Reviewer: becky, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
In less than two weeks, I was so depressed that I cried all the time. All I wanted to do was take hot baths in 100 degree weather. I was so tired I told my doctor I had never been this tired. He took me off the drug and in a weeks time I was okay.

Condition: Mycobacterium Avium Bacteria Infection
3/12/2008 1:29:31 PM

Reviewer: typmayo57, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
This medication made me extremely ill, in fact I ended up being hosptialized from taking it.

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