What is Bactrim?

Bactrim contains a combination of sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim. Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim are both antibiotics that treat different types of infection caused by bacteria. Bactrim is used to treat ear infections, urinary tract infections, bronchitis, traveler's diarrhea, shigellosis, and Pneumocystis.

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just found out I'm pregnant about 6 weeks I was on bactrim ds and than doxycycline my question is the fetus okay should I be worried about damage...

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Hello ma'am and welcome.

Make sure you inform all your doctors about your pregnancy status and do not take any medications unless prescribed by a...

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I had what may have been a primary herpes outbreak (high fever, fatigue) that I thought was only a UTI (which I tested positive for and was on...

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Hello. Thank you writing to us at healthcaremagic

The test which was used i.e PCR detects viral DNA and not antibodies to the virus.
It is very...

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I'm seventeen, 5'7, and I have a healthy medical history. Recently, I developed UTI and I'm taking Bactrim for it. I'm also scared that I may be...

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Yes, Bactrim can cause gastrointestinal disturbance, and not a good antibiotic to be taken id pregnancy is suspected . Get urinary pregnancy test...

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