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Macrobid

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6.5
6.2  Effectiveness
3.9  Side Effects
4.5  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 4 Macrobid side effects and 1 Macrobid benefit.

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Effectiveness of Macrobid by Condition
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Effectiveness on "Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)"
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Macrobid, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Breathing 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Confidence 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Coordination/Motor Skills 0% 0% 80% 20% 0%
Digestion 0% 0% 80% 20% 0%
Emotional Well-being 0% 0% 80% 0% 20%
Energy 0% 0% 80% 0% 20%
Eyesight 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Memory 0% 0% 80% 20% 0%
Mental Clarity 0% 0% 80% 0% 20%
Pain 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Patience 0% 0% 80% 0% 20%
Sexual Health 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Sleep 0% 0% 80% 0% 20%
Stress Level 0% 0% 80% 20% 0%
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Commonly Reported Macrobid Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Appetite Loss 60% 20% 20% 0% 0%
Fatigue 40% 20% 0% 20% 20%
Depression 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Mood Swings 0% 50% 0% 50% 0%
Blurred Vision 50% 50% 0% 0% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Stomach Ache 50% 50% 0% 0% 0%
Confusion 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Irregular Heartbeat 50% 50% 0% 0% 0%
Anxiety 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Drowsiness 50% 0% 0% 0% 50%
Nausea 80% 0% 0% 20% 0%
Muscle Cramping 50% 0% 50% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Macrobid Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Crying / Sadness 60% 20% 20% 0% 0%
Vaginal Discharge 80% 20% 0% 0% 0%
Change in Weight 80% 0% 20% 0% 0%
Irregular Bleeding 80% 0% 20% 0% 0%
Muscle / Joint Pain 80% 0% 20% 0% 0%
Abnormal / Vivid Dreams 80% 0% 0% 20% 0%
Dry Mouth 80% 0% 20% 0% 0%
Increased Urination 66.7% 33.3% 0% 0% 0%
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User Comments about Macrobid
18 Nov 2010 i've been on this macrobid for about 4-5 years for re acurring urine infection..these infections started about 7-8 years ago..i'm concerned about how long i been on it..when i dont renew my perscription right away i will have a urine infection in at least 2-3 days...i also had a scope test at the hospital and the DR (everything seems fine..so he gave me this script...he was concerned about some (isticitis)forgive my spelling...i really not sure whats the right thing to do...will i have any serious side effects from this macrobid? what should i do?
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13 Jun 2010 Macrobid relieved my symptoms for my UTI ie the burning when I uriniate and pelvic pain however I still had the infection. It only temporarily relieved symptoms and did not get rid of the infection.
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23 Jun 2009 WORKED VERY WELL FOR UTI
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20 Jun 2009 it gave a feeling of malaise and lethargic discomfort
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