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Does trimethoprim contain penicillin

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Dr. Rahul Rathee MD

I am allergic to sulfa drugs and penicillin. But I'm schedule for cataract surgery on Monday and am asked to begin taking POLYMYXIN-B TRIMETHOPRIMOPHTH SOL. The container box labels the eyedrops ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Rathee ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

I am into the third day of taking 300mg of trimethoprim prescribed for a UTI. The UTI symptoms have ... . Is this a normal reaction to this antibiotic? I am allergic to penicillin. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)
Dr. Vasanth MD

can epididymitis be treated with trimethorpin? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasanth ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shuba Hariprasad MD

This morning I gave my husband Macrobid 100mg his last one. the dr at the hospital prescribed 2 a day his urologist prescribed trimethorprim 100mg one daily after finishing the Macrobid . I mistakenly gave him the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shuba Hariprasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf MD

Hello Dr., I went to the urologist and he took a swab from the clear discharge from my urethra .. The Dr. s assistant called me 3 days later stating the lab results found an infection however she never mentioned what... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. M C S Reddy MD

I just finishing taking sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim ds tablets, usp 800mg,160mg 2x daily ... already know that I am allergic to penicillin. What do I need to do for treatment. do I need to see ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. M C S Reddy ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Elton Halili MD

came back myrsa, he added oral sulfameth/trimethoprim 800/160 mg to ointment treatment. He said to put ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Elton Halili ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi MD

just started taking trimethoprim again which is for acne but it never effected things last time I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Monika Dede MD

What is thexpected correct dosage for trimethoprim antibiotic for uti? 200mg or 300mg twice a day? I ve been prescribed 200mg twice a day but my symptoms keep recurring. In the past when I took 300mg ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monika Dede ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Hi. My mom has currently been prescribed Trimethoprim, but according to medications to avoid ... pertaining to Trimethoprim, I m not understanding. Also, side effects of having a possible thrush and a new ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Dear Amaan, It may be effective if loose motion is due to infection however they are usually not prescribed for infective diarrhea rather Ciproflox or Oflox is effective if it is due to bacteria. Reply with thanks.

Dr. Arun MD

yes it is chance, but you can contnue both

Dr. Deepak S Jois MD

Thanks for asking in healthcaremagic forum Usually the drug is contraindicated in pregnancy for the risk it can pose to folic acid metabolism. SO, if in case you are pregnant/way to conceive please avoid this drug. You...