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Bactrim Pediatric vs Tetracycline Hydrochloride for a male patient aged 50

Summary: 4,717 male patients aged 50 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Bactrim Pediatric vs Tetracycline Hydrochloride for a male aged 50. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Bactrim pediatric (latest outcomes from 46 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim.

Tetracycline hydrochloride (latest outcomes from 324 users) has active ingredients of tetracycline hydrochloride. It is often used in acne.

On Mar, 27, 2015: 4,717 male patients aged 47 who take the same drugs are studied in Bactrim Pediatric vs Tetracycline Hydrochloride

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male47Urethritis

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Bactrim Pediatric sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprimMutual Pharm
Tetracycline Hydrochloride tetracycline hydrochloridePurepac Pharm

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 47 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Bactrim Pediatric (Mutual Pharm)Tetracycline Hydrochloride (Purepac Pharm)
PyrexiaNausea
NauseaVomiting
Renal Failure AcuteRash
Weight DecreasedPyrexia
FatigueAbdominal Pain Upper
Blood Creatinine IncreasedBack Pain
AnaemiaDrug Ineffective
AstheniaFatigue
Condition AggravatedAsthenia
Vomiting NosChest Discomfort

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Bactrim Pediatric (Mutual Pharm)Tetracycline Hydrochloride (Purepac Pharm)
Anaemia
Hepatic Function Abnormal
Hyperlipidaemia
Faecal Incontinence
Blood Lactate Dehydrogenase Increased
Hyperlactacidaemia
Blood Alkaline Phosphatase Increased
Blood Triglycerides Increased
Blood Uric Acid Increased
Facial Wasting

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Bactrim Pediatric17.81%19.18%24.66%28.77%9.59%
Tetracycline Hydrochloride0.00%0.00%33.33%66.67%0.00%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Tetracycline Hydrochloride (tetracycline hydrochloride) is often used to treat acne. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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