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A 48-year-old female asked:

Septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for uti twice & had very sore, red mouth tongue and lips each time. pharmacist say mild case of stevens johnson..dr says thrush . no white tho?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Yeast infection: There's really no such thing as "mild" Stevens Johnson syndrome, which by definition is a very serious disorder. An oral yeast infection (thrush) probably is a lot more likely. Discuss with the doctor treating your UTI. Good luck!
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