A 19-year-old female asked:
I took bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) to treat uti for three days. i am worse. now have vomiting, nausea, cramps, burning urination, fever, and low temps of 96.4. what could this be? could it be a kidney infection?
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Family Medicine 24 years experience
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Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis 31 years experience
Yes: Sounds like pyelonephritis or kidney imfection. See a MD ASAP as urine bacteria seems to be resistant to Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and prolonging kidney infect can cause permanent renal damage
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