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Cure from side effects of bactrim - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can we help u?
User :   Can someone help me with a side effect i'm having from bactrim?
Doctor :   what side effects ur having?
User :   I was diagnosed with a severe sinus infection that i had ignored for months... the lady gave me bactrim ds... two tablets, two times a day
Doctor :   k..
User :   I started wednesday night, and i just had my first bowel movement today
User :   and
User :   it was formed, light in color... so that's good
User :   but
Doctor :   but
User :   i had this large pinkish mucusy thing floating in the toilet... gross i know
User :   is that serious?
Doctor :   thats not too serious
Doctor :   but bactrim has more severe side effects
User :   okay... bc i started reading the thing that came with the meds and it said if there's blood or mucus to see a dr. asap
User :   so of course... i started flipping out
Doctor :   k.. u can reduce the dose of it
User :   so even though this thing was easily the size of two half dollars... and was all balloony looking with weird strings... it's okay? (Sorry to get too detailed)
Doctor :   thats k
Doctor :   but u have to under supervision
User :   i can reduce the dose even though the woman told me that i was lucky i came in and that the next place it would've gone was the brain?!
User :   huh?
Doctor :   it may reduce ur RBC and WBC counts
User :   how does that relate to the mucusy thing
Doctor :   u should consult doc n then they vll decide if
Doctor :   the dose need to be reduced..

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