Bactrim is used for treating infections caused by certain bacteria. Bactrim is definitely an antibiotic combination containing a sulfonamide antibiotic. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.
Use Bactrim as directed because of your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to utilize Bactrim.
Store Bactrim at room temperature, between 59 and 77 degrees F (15 and 25 degrees C). Store far from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Keep in a strong, light-resistant container. Do not store within the bathroom. Keep Bactrim from the reach of kids and far from pets.
Active Ingredients: Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim.
All medicines may cause negative effects, but many people have no, or minor, unwanted effects.
Check with a medical expert if all of these most common unwanted side effects persist or become bothersome:
Appetite loss; diarrhea; nausea; vomiting.
Seek medical assistance straight away if some of these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness inside chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); blistered, peeling, red, or swollen skin; bloody or black, tarry stools; chest pain; chills, fever, or sore throat; confusion; dark urine; decreased urination; depression; hallucinations; irregular heartbeat; joint or muscle pain; mental or mood changes; painful or stiff neck; purple patches under the skin; seizures; severe diarrhea; severe or persistent cough; severe or persistent headache; severe or persistent nausea or vomiting; difficulty breathing; stomach cramps/pain; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual tiredness or weakness; unusually pale skin; vaginal irritation or discharge; yellowing of the skin or eyes.
This is not a complete list of all negative effects that will occur. If you've questions on side effects, contact your health care provider.
Do NOT use Bactrim if:
Contact your medical professional or health care provider right away if all of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Bactrim. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist in case you have any health conditions, in particular when any from the following apply to you:
Some medicines may connect to Bactrim. Tell your health care provider should you consider any other medicines, especially any from the following:
This will not be an entire report on all interactions that will occur. Ask your health care provider if Bactrim may interact with other medicines that you just take. Check with your medical provider before you start, stop, or affect the dose of any medicine.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days