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Hi, do you think I can drink any amount of alcohol while on sulfamethoxazole tmp ds?

Hi, do you think I can drink any amount of alcohol while on sulfamethoxazole tmp ds?

Sulfamethoxazole: Drugs. Com did not reveal an interaction (http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=2127-0, 1034-14582) ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to mix alcohol and septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Is it dangerous to mix alcohol and septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Alcohol/Bactrim: It is a dangerous combination, not just with alcohol but also with cough medicines & mouthwashes containing alcohol. Alcohol can intensify the negative side-effects of septra, (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) causing headaches, nausea, vomiting, shortness of breath & rapid heart beats, with vomiting leading to dehydration & loss of the antibiotic effect due to missed dose. ...Read more

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I took my last bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) antibiotic a little over 24 hours ago. Can I have some alcohol?

I took my last bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) antibiotic a little over 24 hours ago. Can I have some alcohol?

Antibiotics/ETOH: Those taking Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) should'nt drink alcohol during treatment. This includes alcoholic beverages, cough meds and mouthwash containing alcohol because alcohol can intensify the negative side effects of bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim). If you are off the meds for a day it should be ok. ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol while taking bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

You can: You can, but it is generally not recommended to drink alcohol while you are taking medications. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol with bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

Can I drink alcohol with bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)?

No: You will get nausea, vomiting, heart palpatations, difficulty breathing, flushing, dehydration, dizziness, fatigue and headaches. You should avoid all alcohol even mouthwash with alcohol. Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) interferes with the liver breaking down alcohol. Not a good thing to do. ...Read more

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

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

Sinus infection: If you are on an antibiotic for a sinus infection, perhaps refraining from alcohol isn't a bad idea. ...Read more

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How long after taking my last Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is it safe to drink alcohol? How long after last dose does it stay in your system?

How long after taking my last Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is it safe to drink alcohol? How long after last dose does it stay in your system?

50 hours: The half-life of Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is about 10 hours. A drug should be completely out of your system after 5 half-lives; therefore, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) should be out of your system within 50 hours or just over a day. Alcohol can interact with Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and cause some unpleasant side effects such including: fast heartbeats, warmth or redness under your skin, tingly feeling, nausea, and vomiting. ...Read more

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Can you drink alcohol with bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) antibiotics?

Unwise:: Very likely to make you sick.

http://www. Upmchealthplan. Com/newsletters/expanded_druginteractions. Html. ...Read more

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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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Sulfamethoxazole for toothache, is this okay?

Not really: Probably not the best antibiotic for a dental infection. If you are not allergic to penicillin type medicines, Amoxicillin would be the preferred antibiotic. ...Read more

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