How effective is Bactrim for Cystic acne (Acne)?
Summary: 19 Bactrim users have rated its effectiveness for Cystic acne.
Overall ratings: 3.4/5
Long term ratings: 4.3/5
This is a review of how effective Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is for Cystic acne and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Bactrim
Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 29,495 Bactrim users)
Cystic acne (skin sac with seborrhoea (scaly red skin)) can be treated by Accutane, Spironolactone, Minocycline Hydrochloride, Doxycycline Hyclate, Doxycycline, Solodyn. (latest reports from 30,200 Cystic Acne patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 19 people are studied for taking Bactrim in Cystic acne
Bactrim effectiveness for Cystic acne (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Bactrim for Cystic acne * :
|Cystic acne||0.00%||0.00%||42.11%||26.32%||10.53%||21.05%||0.00%||0.00% |
Who find Bactrim more effective for Cystic acne?
Age of people who find Bactrim more effective * :
|Cystic acne||0.00%||0.00%||42.86%||28.57%||14.29%||14.29%||0.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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