Related topic: Bactrim, Cystic acne
Review: how effective is Bactrim for Cystic acne?
(By eHealthMe on Apr, 24, 2014)
Overall ratings: 3.3/5
Long term ratings: 4.2/5
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 Cystic acne. The study is based on 18 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Bactrim
Bactrim (latest outcomes from 29,388 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Cystic acne (latest reports from 62,254 patients) is typically treated by Accutane, Spironolactone, Minocycline Hydrochloride, Doxycycline Hyclate, Doxycycline, Solodyn.
On Apr, 24, 2014: 18 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%||38.89%||27.78%||11.11%||22.22%||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%||33.33%||33.33%||16.67%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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I would like to know if it would be harmful to take a zinc supplemental vitamin with the above drug. I hear that zinc is helpful with acne, but am unsure if it will affect the current prescription.
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Have had edema in face and upper body, pinkish urine, insomnia, day-time drowsiness and hair loss.
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