A 42-year-old member asked:
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use cotrim (trimethoprim sulfamethoxazole) forte ratiopharm against uti?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Good generic med.: Same as bactrim, (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) septra, sulfatrim or sulfamethoxiozole-trimethoprim.
Answered on May 4, 2012

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Yes if bacteria are: Sensitive to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxizole, same as Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) septra or sulfatrim.
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