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What are the side effects of septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)? . I have a UTI and thats the antibiotic they gave me. So yeah what are they? . They also gave me pyridium.

Septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) This is a brand name for a sulfonamide antibiotic combined with trimethoprim (another active agent). The major side-effects are allergic reactions and these can take numerous forms. Pyridium (phenazopyridine) is an agent to manage the pain on urination until the antibiotic takes effect. Hope you are better soon. Read more...

Uti septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) ds side effects?

Overall rather safe. Allergic side effects: skin rash, urticaria, photosensitivity, rarely - anaphylaxis, stevens-johnson syndrome. Gastro-intestinal: diarrhea, nausea, abdominal pain, anorexia, stomatitis & rarely hepatitis. Kidney: interstitial nephritis, BUN & creatinine elevation & rarely kidney failure. Mood changes, cough & shortness of breath, easy bruising, weakness, insomnia, fatigue. Any changes noted ? Se. Read more...

What are the long term effects of bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) / septra?

Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) The answer can be found here: http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a684026.Html also, chronic use of antibiotics can lead to the development of resistant strains of bacteria. It can also lead to overgrowth of other types of bacteria that are not sensitive to bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim). Read more...

How long does a septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) rash last?

1 week or so. Depending on the severity it can last a couple days to 10-14 days but usually less ...Depends on how long you took the med and when you stopped it in relation to the onset of the rash. Read more...