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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
All medications: Have expiration dates printed on container. It also depends on storage conditions.
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Check pharmacy label: Usually printed. Sealed containers from drug companies all have expiratory dates printed or stamped. Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) invar ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Cirino
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes and why?: There are no interactions with these medications. The Bactrim is commonly used for Staph infections or urinary tract infections. The Azithromycin is ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Partially resistant: Ca MRSA is not particularly worse than having regular staph infection. It is not related to the flesh eating bacteria scare. The choice of antibioti ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
CA MRSA: Community acquired MRSA is not as bad as hospital acquired-- it is sensitive to more antibiotics. Bacterium to start with ok, but you may have to move ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
46 years experience Hospital-based practice
CA MRSA: Community acquired MRSA is not as bad as hospital acquired-- it is sensitive to more antibiotics. Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) to start ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
31 years experience Infectious Disease
2 classes: Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is a combination of 2 drugs, trimetoprim and sulfamethoxazole. The first is a pyrimidine derivative and th ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myra Skluth
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Need more informatio: Antibiotics are selected by doctors to cover infections caused by specific bacteria. When looking for alternative medications, you must know what bact ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Treatment response: Usually for cellulitis we expect to see some improvement by day 3. The problem these days, is that germs are increasingly resistant to medications. If ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: These are sustained release tablets and should be swallowed intact.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
The package insert..: ...Lists sun sensitivity, itching, rash, fever, digestive disorders, dizziness, loss of appetite, head pain, nausea, diarrhea, and sluggishness. In th ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Officially, not safe: Medications are not proven to be safe nor proven to be effective after their expiration dates. Of course, that does not mean bad things will surely ha ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Sulfonamides: These drugs are the most allergenic antibiotics available. You can have almost any type of problem from simple rashes, to anemia, fevers, life-threat ... Read More
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