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Shayna McGowan
  • Location: Utah
  • Age: 29
  • Gender: F
  • Length:
  • Source: Other

It has been one of the scariest rides in my life. I have always had some sort of gastrointestinal issues since I was a kid, now I have Celiac due to Acid Reflux. In April of 2019, I contracted a UTI then I had taken an antibiotic later to find …

Pam McCollister
  • Location: Oregon
  • Age: 42
  • Gender: F
  • Length: 18 months
  • Source: Hospital Acquired

My life forever changed in the summer of 2017. I had back surgery in June and things did not go as anticipated. As a way to ward off infection from a surgical incision that refused to close, my surgeon put me on Clindymyacin, for 40 days to be exact. I …

Kee Kee Buckley
  • Location: New Jersey
  • Age: N/A
  • Gender: F
  • Length: Several weeks
  • Source: Other

It was September 2019, and I had been fighting a sinus thing for a few weeks. I didn’t have time to be sick, so I wanted the quick fix. The doctor wrote me a prescription without asking any questions, and without telling me that in all likelihood my sinus issues …

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