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What Is Sulfameth Trimethoprim Used To Treat
Sometimes: It can be in some instances.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends . . .: Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) only works against those bacteria that are sensitive to it, just like diesel fuel is only good for a diesel engine. Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/hidradenitis-suppurativa/ds00818 for more info. With that said, if your doc is concerned for MRSA (bacterial w/multiple drug resistance), Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is an option (http://www.Cdc.Gov/mrsa/treatment/). ...Read more
Can septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) be used to temporarily treat an infected abscess tooth?
I have a UTI and got Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) today to treat it but Im having pain on a lump on the back of my head. I'm curious to if its a lymph node and if its norm?
Maybe (not) . . .: Urinary tract infections do not cause swollen lymph nodes, especially not so distant as the back of one's head. While this lump could represent a lymph node, it could also be an infected cyst or folliculitis. Since it's painful, please go see your Family Doc for evaluation & appropriate treatment. In the meantime, finish your antibiotics. ...Read more