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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

Dr. Katharine Cox
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Sulfamethoxazole (Definition)

Sulfamethoxazole is a streptogramin which is a kind of anti-bacterial ...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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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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Doctor said I have a perianal fistula, he gave sulfamethoxazole and metronidazole to see if itd heal but pharmacy paper says not to take them together?

Doctor said I have a perianal fistula, he gave sulfamethoxazole and metronidazole to see if itd heal but pharmacy paper says not to take them together?

Not so!: There is no listed drug interaction between the 2 drugs you mentioned. The major drug interaction for metronidazole is ethyl alcohol. Don't even think of of taking a whif of alcohol while your on it. You will start pickling your liver in formaldehyde (embalming fluid). ...Read more

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How to take liquid sulfamethoxazole?

How to take liquid sulfamethoxazole?

Per Mayo Clinic:: Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/drugs-supplements/sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim-oral-route/proper-use/drg-20071899

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Can you take Sulfamethoxazole with Azo?

Can you take Sulfamethoxazole with Azo?

Yes: No known identified side effects/interactions to take the two together. ...Read more

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If I take sulfamethoxazole while on plan b does that make it less effective?

If I take sulfamethoxazole while on plan b does that make it less effective?

Sounds ok: If a person has a good reason to take sulfamethoxazole, is not allergic to it, and is not having vomiting or diarrhea, the sulfamethoxazole should work just as well, whether or not Plan B is taken. Also, if she has a good reason to take Plan B, and is not having vomiting or diarrhea, the Plan B should work normally, regardless of her use of antibiotics. She should do a pregnancy test in 3 weeks. ...Read more

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To my last question, if I'm feeling fine now, is it okay to take the second pill of sulfamethoxazole-tmp today and see if it makes me sick again?

To my last question, if I'm feeling fine now, is it okay to take the second pill of sulfamethoxazole-tmp today and see if it makes me sick again?

Sure, you can try: Sulfamethoxazole-tmp (bactrim) is a good medicine but can cause some stomach upset--such as nausea/vomitting, and less frequently diarrhea etc... If symptoms are severe, I recommend consulting doc for an alternative.
Good luck. ...Read more

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If you are allergic to clindamycin should you take sulfamethoxazole?

If you are allergic to clindamycin should you take sulfamethoxazole?

Yes but: These two antibiotics do not cross-react although when one has one drug allergy, the chances of having a 2nd drug allergy is higher. The question however should be whether you need the sulfa drug. ...Read more

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Sulfamethoxazole how long does it take to leave system?

A day or so: The time for 1/2 to leave your system is listed as 10 hours, followed by 10 hours for half the remainder & so on. By the end of a day or so it is at minimal levels. ...Read more

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How long does it take for sulfamethoxazole to get out of your system?

Depends: I hate giving that type of answer but unfortunately it is appropriate here. In general it would take approximately anywhere from 18 hours to 2 1/2 -3 days. If you have kidney failure it would be longer. This is based on the drug's "half life" - the time it takes for half the drug to leave the body. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take phenazopyrid with a septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Is it ok to take phenazopyrid with a septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

DrugDrug interaction: Always tell your prescribing physician & dispensing pharmacist everything you take, whether prescription or otc. Include herbs & dietary supplements, too. Several drug-drug interaction checkers are available online. I like www. Epocrates. Com & www. Drugs. Com. Latter says safe to take together: http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1835-0, 2128-1385. In fact, such a combo pill exists! ...Read more

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Please advise if it's ok to take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for ten years?

Please advise if it's ok to take bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for ten years?

Not advisable: If you are taking it for your skin or chronic uti's discuss this with your doctor. It sounds like it is certainly time to get off it. You will at this point be drug resistent to it, . ...Read more

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Can I take septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) while taking suboxen?

Can I take septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) while taking suboxen?

Yes: There is no interaction between sulfa medications and buprenorphine. However, it is in your best interest to make sure that anyone prescribing to you knows all the medication your are on. Also, get all your medication from one pharmacy, or make sure that other pharmacies know what meds you are on. They all have computerized drug-interaction checkers now, and will generally flag any problem meds. ...Read more

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Can I take sulfamethoxazole for a ingrown toenail?

Nope: First, even if antibiotics are indicated, that one is not the greatest for things that would be in/around your ingrown toenail. However, having an ingrown toenail is like having a foreign body trapped in there. Until you get it taken care of, it will just continue to cause problems. If your primary care doctor can't help you, then make an appointment with a podiatrist to take care of that nail. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take uristat while on bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Is it okay to take uristat while on bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Yes: We generally give patients something like uristat (phenazopyridine) or Pyridium at same time as we prescribe antibiotics for a bladder infection. ...Read more

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Can children take Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Can children take Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) indications: Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and similar antibiotics are frequently used in children and safe when appropriately dosed according to weight. Those with Sulfa allergies should avoid this medication. ...Read more

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Can I take phenazopyrid with septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

DrugDrug interaction: Always tell your prescribing physician & dispensing pharmacist everything you take, whether prescription or otc. Include herbs & dietary supplements, too. Several drug-drug interaction checkers are available online. I like www. Epocrates. Com & www. Drugs. Com. Latter says safe to take together: http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1835-0, 2128-1385. In fact, such a combo pill exists! ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Gantanol (Definition)

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