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

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Dr. Suzanne Galli
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 24 years experience
Sinus infection: If you are on an antibiotic for a sinus infection, perhaps refraining from alcohol isn't a bad idea.

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A 21-year-old female asked:

Is there any other perscription option for a sinus infection other than Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Zithromax : Azithromycin and Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) are excellent choices for sinusitis
A 33-year-old member asked:

Can Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) be used for a sinus infection?

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Dr. Alexander Gorup
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Yes: The typical bacteria in a sinus infection usually are sensitive to Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim).

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Last updated Apr 22, 2017

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