Review: taking Bactrim ds and Allopurinol together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Bactrim ds and Allopurinol together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Bactrim ds and Allopurinol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,553 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Bactrim Ds

Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim ds 6,886 users)

Allopurinol

Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 50,176 users)

On Jul, 21, 2016

2,553 people who take Bactrim Ds, Allopurinol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Bactrim ds and Allopurinol drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Bactrim Ds:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 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 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Allopurinol:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 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: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Bactrim Ds:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
Allopurinol:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 83.0% - (5 of 6 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

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: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
Allopurinol:
  • 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: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 80.0% - (4 of 5 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pyrexia
  • renal failure acute
  • febrile neutropenia
  • hypotension
  • sepsis
  • pneumonia
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • anaemia
  • platelet count decreased
  • renal failure
1 - 6 months:
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • febrile neutropenia
  • platelet count decreased
  • renal failure acute
  • thrombocytopenia
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • hyperglycaemia
  • diarrhoea
6 - 12 months:
  • blood creatinine increased
  • platelet count decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • pyrexia
  • urinary tract infection
  • neutrophil count decreased
  • pneumonia
  • transplant failure
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • acute myocardial infarction
1 - 2 years:
  • hyperuricaemia
  • anaemia
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • platelet count decreased
  • cerebral haemorrhage
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • blood lactate dehydrogenase increased
  • cholecystitis acute
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
2 - 5 years:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • decreased appetite
  • malaise
  • oedema peripheral
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • hepatic steatosis
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • lymphoma
  • hepatic failure
  • multiple myeloma
5 - 10 years:
  • diarrhoea
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • leukopenia
  • oliguria
  • renal failure acute
10+ years:
  • diarrhoea
not specified:
  • pyrexia
  • platelet count decreased
  • anaemia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • fatigue
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • diarrhoea
  • febrile neutropenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pyrexia
  • nausea
  • febrile neutropenia
  • platelet count decreased
  • renal failure acute
  • anaemia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • diarrhoea
  • neutropenia
  • pain
male:
  • platelet count decreased
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • dyspnoea
  • thrombocytopenia
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • fatigue
  • diarrhoea
  • haemoglobin decreased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • chloroma
  • convulsion
  • hydrocephalus
  • hypertonia
  • pyrexia
  • respiratory arrest
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • agitation neonatal
  • feeling jittery
2-9:
  • haemolytic uraemic syndrome
  • pyrexia
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • cough
  • febrile neutropenia
  • pulmonary veno-occlusive disease
  • disorientation
  • enterococcal infection
  • hepatic failure
  • muscle rigidity
10-19:
  • hypotension
  • pain in extremity
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • renal failure
  • pain
  • pneumonitis
  • lipase increased
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • febrile neutropenia
  • multi-organ failure
20-29:
  • dyspnoea
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • platelet count decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • hodgkin's disease
  • impetigo
  • keratoconjunctivitis sicca
  • lacrimation increased
  • lung disorder
  • lymphadenopathy
30-39:
  • pyrexia
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • hyperglycaemia
  • platelet count decreased
  • anaemia
  • dehydration
  • dizziness
  • oedema peripheral
  • abdominal pain upper
  • ataxia
40-49:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • injury
  • pain
  • renal failure
  • anxiety
  • pneumonia
  • nausea
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • blood creatinine increased
50-59:
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • renal failure acute
  • fatigue
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • pain
  • platelet count decreased
  • pancytopenia
  • neutropenia
  • dyspnoea
60+:
  • platelet count decreased
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • pneumonia
  • febrile neutropenia
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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