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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 29,499 Bactrim users)

Cystic acne

Cystic acne (skin sac with seborrhoea (scaly red skin)) can be treated by Accutane, Spironolactone, Minocycline Hydrochloride, Doxycycline Hyclate, Doxycycline, Solodyn. (latest reports from 30,209 Cystic Acne patients)

On Mar, 30, 2015: 19 people are studied for taking Bactrim in Cystic acne




Bactrim effectiveness for Cystic acne


Long term Bactrim effectiveness for Cystic acne

Bactrim effectiveness for Cystic acne (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall14716
Long term
(1+ years)
00204

Age of people who take Bactrim for Cystic acne * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cystic acne0.00%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 * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cystic acne0.00%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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  • How long before my 'taste' comes back
    I also get a steriord shot every 3-weeks for low testosterone.

    due to prostititis (swollen prostate), Dr. stated I had a prostate infection and prescribed Sulfameth/Trimethoprim 800/1600MG TB 2X/day for 6-weeks. 3-weeks into it, I wake up with bad taste in mouth. Basically can't ta ...
  • Can i use a lidocaine patch for back pain if i am taking prograf for anti-rejection post lung transplant?
    Transplant was 6 years ago.
    Has suffered from PTLD on several occasions before.
    Recently hospitalized for Periodic Fever Syndrome.
    Received Interleukin 6 blocker last week and fevers have resolved, but back pain is still present
  • Can bactrim ds treat shingle?
    I am wondering can Bactrim DS treat shingles? Because l am HIV POSITIVE my specialist prescribed me Bactrim DS and Atripla, and l realise Bactrim DS is an antiviral tablets that is why l like to know whether l can use Bactrim DS to treat shingles. This is the second times l have shingles. Please hel ...
  • How to treat tubercolosis pimples?
    I already cured from my abdominal TB and stop using anti tb drugs about a month now, but the acne still there. How to cure this pimple? I never had it before I use the drugs. Will salicylic acid works? Thanks.
  • Can sulfamethoxazole-tmp ds, raise or lower blood sugar. (1 answer)
    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 ...

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    Took bactrim for 7 days 2x a day, was told to take for 14 days. Had persistent and worsening nausea, vomiting, fatigue, hypopigmentation of my skin when I sat in the sun for over 5 minutes, inability to fall asleep, headache, and neck pain. Ended up with low iron and folic acid levels, which were tr ...
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    I've been taking Diflucan for three weeks for an uncontrollably itchy rash across my entire chest. The itching is 100% better and the rash 75% better, however, I now have large, hard, cystic acne on my cheeks and chin and all across my jawline. I will take the Diflucan once more next week then repor ...
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    I finally made a connection to my skin issue. I have been using lantus for nearly 6 or so years now and I mostly always have some sort of raw acne on my face. I had it prior to Lantus as well, but it seemed it I could somewhat tell what set it off.
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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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