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Bactrim (Definition)

Trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, cotrimoxazole is a combination antibiotic that is used to treat a ...Read more


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Can I take protonix (pantoprazole) and Synthroid together?

Can I take protonix (pantoprazole) and Synthroid together?

Take only: Brand name levothyroxine, preferably in the morning an hour before eating. Ytake the Protonix (pantoprazole) at least an hour later, or you can take the Protonix (pantoprazole) at nite so there's no conflict. ...Read more

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Can I take Synthroid and protonix (pantoprazole) together?

Yes!: Synthroid (thyroxine) should be taken before all other meds in the am before breakfast with a lass of water; no food for 1/2 hr. ...Read more

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Can you take levaquin (levofloxacin) and Synthroid together?

Can you take levaquin (levofloxacin) and Synthroid together?

Not at the same time: It is okay to take it the same day. It is usually best to take synthroid (thyroxine) on an empty stomach and wait 1 hour before eating or taking anything else. ...Read more

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Can you take Belviq (lorcaserin) and bupropion 150 mg together? Can you take Belviq (lorcaserin) with Synthroid?

Can you take Belviq (lorcaserin) and bupropion 150 mg together? Can you take Belviq (lorcaserin) with Synthroid?

Interaction: Bupropion and Belviq (lorcaserin) both increase serotonin levels. Possible serious or life-threatening interaction. Monitor closely. Use alternatives if available. No problem with synthroid (thyroxine). Consult prescriber. Best regards. ...Read more

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Could you take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds and an antihistamine together?

Could you take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds and an antihistamine together?

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) DS: Yes, you can take Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) DS and an antihistamine together. If you are taking it due to a reaction to the Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim), then of course, you would need to stop the Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and tell your physician. I am assuming that you are talking about taking the antihistamine for other allergy purposes, though. ...Read more

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I'm allergic to iodine. I am hashi hypothyroid. Can only take brand Synthroid (thyroxine) & cytomel. But when taken together I have a severe allergic reaction.

I'm allergic to iodine. I am hashi hypothyroid. Can only take brand Synthroid (thyroxine) & cytomel. But when taken together I have a severe allergic reaction.

Check w/Pharmacist: If you mean taking the two pills at the same time causes a reaction, but taking either one by itself does not, then you could try taking them several hours apart (like one w/bkfst and other w/dinner). If that fails, will need to talk to endocrinologist to see if can manage on one agent. ...Read more

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I'm prescribed Bactrim and cephalexin to take together for a skin infection. I'm in pain, so can I take either Advil or Tylenol (acetaminophen) for the pain?

I'm prescribed Bactrim and cephalexin to take together for a skin infection. I'm in pain, so can I take either Advil or Tylenol (acetaminophen) for the pain?

Pain relief: As long as you don't have an allergy, they are both fine for pain control. Just note that Advil will actually help with swelling and inflammation which the Tylenol (acetaminophen) will not ...Read more

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Can u take pantethine and Synthroid (thyroxine) together? I have a thyroid condition and wan to take the b vit to lower my ldl

Can u take pantethine and Synthroid (thyroxine) together? I have a thyroid condition and wan to take the b vit to lower my ldl

Yes: No problem taking those together. That said, take your thyroid medicine on an empty stomach away from other things. ...Read more

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If I take synthroid, do I wait 2+ hours to take digestive medication (excluding antiacids) like Miralax or Prevacid/Priolsec or can you take together?

If I take synthroid, do I wait 2+ hours to take digestive medication (excluding antiacids) like Miralax or Prevacid/Priolsec or can you take together?

Synthroid/prilosec: It is safe to take the two medications together. If stomach gets upset with that, then take them 1-2 hours apart. ...Read more

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Can I take ashwagandha root pill together with the Synthroid (thyroxine) pill. I have under active thyroid and am taking 150 mcg of Synthroid (thyroxine) each morning. Thanks?

Can I take ashwagandha root pill together with the Synthroid (thyroxine) pill. I have under active thyroid and am taking 150 mcg of Synthroid (thyroxine) each morning. Thanks?

Check with doctor: Your doctor prescribed your synthroid (thyroxine) dose based on his or her assessment of your need. Taking anything else that may or may not affect your thyroid hormones without advising your treating doctor would not be wise. ...Read more

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Can you take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and warfarin together?

Can you take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and warfarin together?

No: Drug-drug interaction: Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) delays the hepatic metabolism of coumadin, thereby prolonging the inr/protime and bleeding risks. ...Read more

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Is is okay to take rosuvastatin and synthroid (thyroxine) together? I have hypothryoid and now high cholesterol. Will I gain or lose weight with these med? Tx

Is is okay to take rosuvastatin and synthroid (thyroxine) together? I have hypothryoid and now high cholesterol. Will I gain or lose weight with these med? Tx

Gain or lose: Hypothyroid will lead to poor movement and you MUST take thyroid medication.
High cholesterol is another potential cause for weight gain.
If your doctor (s) have not discussed these items with you it is time for a change. ...Read more

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I took aleve and was going to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) cold and sinus is it okay to take them so close together and with my reg meds synthroid valtrex floxitine?

I took aleve and was going to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) cold and sinus is it okay to take them so close together and with my reg meds synthroid valtrex floxitine?

Not recommended: Fluoxitine, Aleve and Tylenol (acetaminophen) have possible significant interaction and monitoring by your doctor is required. Always before beginning any new drug, it is important to review your medical history with your doctor. ...Read more

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I bit my fingernails bad for years I write up with an infected hangnail I drained the pus pocket Wyeth a sterile syringe but not sure which antibiotics to take I was taking amoxicillin but should I try bactrim or can I take them together. ..also what els

I bit my fingernails bad for years I write up with an infected hangnail I drained the pus pocket Wyeth a sterile syringe but not sure which antibiotics to take I was taking amoxicillin but should I try bactrim or can I take them together. ..also what els

INFECTED HANGNAIL: WHO HAS BEEN TREATING YOU?
YOU SHOULD SEE EITHER YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST FOR THIS.

MEANWHILE, SOAK IT IN RELATIVELY HOT WATER FOR FIFTEEN MINUTES AT LEAST THREE TIMES A DAY AND USE AN ANTIBIOTIC OINTMENT TO COVER IT.

HOPE IT GETS BETTER SOON. . . ...Read more

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How come when I take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and dramamine together I get a sensation of swelling in my ears or pressure?

How come when I take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and dramamine together I get a sensation of swelling in my ears or pressure?

Dramamine (dimenhydrinate): Drowsiness. If taken in large quantities, such as recreationally, it results in confusion & dissociation, although such experience is described as unenjoyable. ...Read more

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Have a periodontal tooth abscess. Can I take amoxicillin and bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) together to clear the infection until I can have the tooth extracted?

Have a periodontal tooth abscess. Can I take amoxicillin and bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) together to clear the infection until I can have the tooth extracted?

Antibiotics: I strongly recommend that you see a dentist first, have the tooth examined, determine the proper course of treatment, and then take the correct antibiotics. Certain infections require immediate intervention, not just pills. You'll heal faster and be better off in the long run. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and amoxicillin together? Taking bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for a uti, amoxicillin for an infection after wisdom teeth removal iam 19yo male

Is it safe to take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and amoxicillin together? Taking bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for a uti, amoxicillin for an infection after wisdom teeth removal iam 19yo male

Usually Yes: It seems the medications are treating 2 different things. If they were prescribed by the same doctor then he/she is aware and made the choice for specific reasons. If they were prescribed by 2 different doctors let your primary doctor know about it. He/she may be able to switch you to a single antibiotic to cover both conditions. Good luck. ...Read more

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