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How effective is Bactrim ds for Staph skin infection (Carbunculosis)?

Summary: 4 Bactrim ds users have rated its effectiveness for Staph skin infection.

Overall ratings: 3.8/5

This is a review of how effective Bactrim ds (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is for Staph skin infection and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

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What is Bactrim ds

Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 6,925 Bactrim ds users)

Staph skin infection

Staph skin infection (a bacterial infection cause by staph bacteria) can be treated by Bactrim. (latest reports from 93 Staph Skin Infection patients)

On Apr, 18, 2015: 4 people are studied for taking Bactrim ds in Staph skin infection




Bactrim ds effectiveness for Staph skin infection


Long term Bactrim ds effectiveness for Staph skin infection

Bactrim ds effectiveness for Staph skin infection (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall00130
Long term
(1+ years)
00000

Age of people who take Bactrim ds for Staph skin infection * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Staph skin infection0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%

Who find Bactrim ds more effective for Staph skin infection?

Age of people who find Bactrim ds more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Staph skin infection0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%0.00%33.33%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

 

 

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Comments for this study:

Ms Pony (2 years ago):

How can a "study" with an n of 4 be considered in any way significant?
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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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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?

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 years ago):

  • have cold sore want to take valtrex am taking zpac and bactrim for staph infection
    any interactions

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  • From this study (5 years ago):

  • I'm not sure if it's the interaction between the advil or just the bactrim, but the fever and sun sensitivity, along with muscle weakness, chills, and loss of appetite seemed to get much worse when I started taking advil about a week into the 10 day cycle of bacrim ds.

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  • From this study (6 years ago):

  • i feel nausea

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