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alcohol while taking generic bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for sinus infection.

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Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sinus infection: If you are on an antibiotic for a sinus infection, perhaps refraining from alcohol isn't a bad idea.
Answered on Apr 22, 2017
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Yes: The typical bacteria in a sinus infection usually are sensitive to Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim).
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Zithromax : Azithromycin and Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) are excellent choices for sinusitis
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Be aware that: Side effects are "potential". It doesn't mean that you will suffer from all of the described problems.
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