A 45-year-old member asked:
does bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) help a sore throat?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience Psychiatry
Most sore throats : Are viral. Shouldn't take antibiotics without an indication. Antibiotics treat bacterial infections. Get evaluated for strep throat if you have significant issue.
Answered on Nov 14, 2013
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