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How effective is Bactrim for Cellulitis?
Overall ratings: 3.0/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is for Cellulitis. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 8 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Bactrim
Bactrim (latest outcomes from 29,446 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Cellulitis (infection under the skin) (latest reports from 194,005 patients) can be treated by Cephalexin, Keflex, Clindamycin Hydrochloride, Bactrim.
On Sep, 30, 2014: 8 people are studied for taking Bactrim in Cellulitis
Bactrim effectiveness for Cellulitis (number of people):
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Started as impetigo, transgressed into cellulitis. Cellulitis seems to pretty much have disappeared but impetigo spreading at rapid rate throughout facial area including eye region
From this study (2 years ago):
While taking Septra Ds had a loss of appetite, lost 12 pounds in one week. No desire to eat, could only tolerate small amounts of food. Took meds for 10-12 days but appetite never returned to normal. Then about two to three weeks later I was hospitalized with a bowel obstruction. The obstruction resolved on it's own with medical help but no surgery. I was released a week ago and continue to have trouble producing a nature BM. Havin read the side effects of the med, I know loss of appetite was to be reported to my MD immediately which I did but I was told not to worry. Now I have abdominal discomfort, feel full after taking a few bites, and am unable to defecate. Could this all stem from the med, Septra Ds?
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- Can sulfamethoxazole-tmp ds, raise or lower blood sugar.
Symptoms the last 10 days are chills, sweating, light fever (98.9 to 100) sometimes. General malaise, tired, poor sleep. Just depressed, because of the recurrent Infection that no antibiotics (supposedly the bacteria Klesiella-pneumoniae is Sensitive to all the antibiotics I have taken so far)has cl ...
- How long did the hives/itching eyes last?
had back to back allergic reactions to iv abx - after clinda (april 2014) developed sjs - still having hives around my eyes, watering, and severe itching. have been on 4x dose zyrtec, prn benadryl. when will this go away?
- What can i do about nausea from generic bactrim
I want to know what I can do to combat nausea from this drug
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I get bladder infections on a regular basis. I do not have a doctor so I end up in the ER every time. I normally go to the same ER but not all the time. I have been prescribed medications like Cipro and Bactrim. Cipro usually knocks out the infection but I always get another one.
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- Something should be done....
Medicine had my kness aching badly. Cause my legs to lock up where I couldn't bend then. Had to elevate for 2weeks. Feeling better but they still hurt and knees keep popping. Had to take fluid pills cause they were so swollen.
- Interaction between bactrim & vit c
I drank one tablet of bactrim with glass of vit C (1 tablet), after 5 minutes I became red (face & eyes) with high tachycardia and high pressure in the ears.
After 15 minutes I observed differents red points on the skin (hand, arms & legs).
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