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How effective is Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim for Sinus infection (Sinusitis)?
Overall ratings: 2.2/5
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 Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is for Sinus infection. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 8 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim
Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim (latest outcomes from 5,751 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Sinus infection (inflammation of sinus) (latest reports from 36,433 patients) can be treated by Azithromycin, Amoxicillin, Levaquin, Augmentin '875', Avelox, Clarithromycin.
On Nov, 25, 2014: 8 people are studied for taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim in Sinus infection
Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim effectiveness for Sinus infection (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim for Sinus infection * :
|Sinus infection||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who take Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim for Sinus infection * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||12.50%||12.50%||0.00%||62.50%||0.00%||0.00%||12.50% |
Who find Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim more effective for Sinus infection?
Gender of people who find Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim more effective * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||100.00% |
Age of people who find Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim more effective * :
|Sinus infection||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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(Asked by a 71 year old woman who has Yeast Infection - Vagina, UTI - Acute, and takes Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim)
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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(Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Psoriasis, and takes Daptomycin, Bactrim, Levaquin, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Clindamycin Phosphate In Dextrose 5%)
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?
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(Asked by a 77 year old woman who has Nausea, and takes Bactrim Ds)
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- Can fever be caused by parkinson's disease
(Asked by a 62 year old man who has Sleepiness - During The Day, Shaking Hands, Feeling Of Being Pulled Backwords, Feelings Of Worthlessness, Hand Grasping , Hand Tremor, Extremely Short Term Memory Loss, Slow Thought Expression, Intermittent Low Grade Fever, and takes Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Lasix, Eplerenone)
I have had 2 attacks which included: Intermittent Low Grade Fever, Hand Tremor, Hand Grasping , and Feelings Of Worthlessness. I have osteopenia and chronic liver cirrhosis.
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(Posted by a 34 year old woman who has Sever Knee An Muscle Pain, and takes Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim)
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.
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(Posted by a 58 year old woman who has Cough, Chest Tightness, Sinusitis, and takes Levaquin)
Confusion. Stopped dosage at day 6 of 7; prescribed 500 mg. 1 daily. I thought the confusion was from the weeks of pretty severe coughing symptoms, associated with the sinusitus - thought maybe from a lack of oxygen from not being able to breathe well for so long. I finally stopped the med. when ...
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