Review: taking Amoxicillin and Bactrim ds together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Amoxicillin and Bactrim ds together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Amoxicillin and Bactrim ds. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,630 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Amoxicillin

Amoxicillin has active ingredients of amoxicillin. It is often used in helicobacter infection. (latest outcomes from Amoxicillin 34,654 users)

Bactrim Ds

Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim ds 8,852 users)

On Sep, 20, 2016

1,630 people who take Amoxicillin, Bactrim Ds are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Amoxicillin and Bactrim ds drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Amoxicillin:
  • < 1 month: 42.0% - (3 of 7 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Bactrim Ds:
  • < 1 month: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Amoxicillin:
  • female: 50.0% - (2 of 4 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
Bactrim Ds:
  • female: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • male: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Amoxicillin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Bactrim Ds:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • diarrhoea
  • pancytopenia
  • pyrexia
  • leukopenia
  • anaemia
  • dehydration
  • malaise
  • nausea
  • pain
  • respiratory failure
1 - 6 months:
  • chest pain
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • hypersensitivity
  • depression
  • gastrointestinal disorder
  • migraine
  • acoustic neuroma
  • colitis
  • colitis ulcerative
6 - 12 months:
  • calculus ureteric
  • cardiac valve disease
  • cellulitis
  • cytomegalovirus infection
  • haematoma
  • leukopenia
  • lymphocele
  • respiratory arrest
  • affective disorder
  • anxiety
1 - 2 years:
  • gallbladder disorder
  • pain
  • cholecystitis
  • dehydration
  • electroencephalogram abnormal
  • encephalopathy
  • hepatitis acute
  • lymphoma
  • multi-organ failure
  • myxoedema coma
2 - 5 years:
  • emotional distress
  • injury
  • myocardial infarction
  • pain
  • abdominal pain upper
  • anaemia
  • anal fissure
  • anal haemorrhage
  • anxiety
  • arteriosclerosis
5 - 10 years:
  • alcohol abuse
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • disturbance in attention
  • intentional overdose
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • suicidal ideation
  • loss of consciousness
  • acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
10+ years:
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • injury
  • muscle spasms
  • pain
  • thrombosis
not specified:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • anaemia
  • injury
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • depression
  • pyrexia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
  • depression
  • injury
  • anaemia
  • urinary tract infection
male:
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • anaemia
  • diarrhoea
  • back pain
  • pneumonia
  • depression
  • chest pain

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pyrexia
  • dehydration
  • neutropenia
  • rash
  • acute lymphocytic leukaemia
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea
  • limb injury
  • lung infiltration
  • molluscum contagiosum
2-9:
  • pyrexia
  • vomiting
  • cough
  • pruritus
  • tooth disorder
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea
  • pharyngitis
  • constipation
  • decreased appetite
10-19:
  • headache
  • colitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • anxiety
  • hypersensitivity
  • chest pain
  • colitis ulcerative
  • crohn's disease
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
20-29:
  • pain
  • injury
  • abdominal pain upper
  • chest discomfort
  • rash maculo-papular
  • gallbladder disorder
  • drug hypersensitivity
  • rash erythematous
  • cholelithiasis
  • nausea
30-39:
  • pyrexia
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • pulmonary embolism
  • weight decreased
  • nausea
  • sinus tachycardia
  • cholelithiasis
40-49:
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • pyrexia
  • general physical health deterioration
  • headache
  • blood calcium decreased
  • cough
  • back pain
  • injury
50-59:
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • arthralgia
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • pain
  • intervertebral disc protrusion
  • osteomyelitis
  • injury
  • osteoarthritis
60+:
  • anaemia
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • asthenia
  • oedema peripheral
  • bone disorder

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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