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 3,675 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 8,852 users)

Allopurinol

Allopurinol has active ingredients of allopurinol. It is often used in gout. (latest outcomes from Allopurinol 75,375 users)

On Sep, 20, 2016

3,675 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 1 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 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Allopurinol:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 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% - (1 of 1 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: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Allopurinol:
  • female: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • male: 100.0% - (4 of 4 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+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 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+: 100.0% - (3 of 3 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pyrexia
  • febrile neutropenia
  • renal failure acute
  • hypotension
  • sepsis
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • multi-organ failure
  • hyperkalaemia
  • pancytopenia
1 - 6 months:
  • pyrexia
  • febrile neutropenia
  • anaemia
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • renal failure acute
  • pneumonia
  • hypotension
  • hypoxia
  • pancytopenia
  • platelet count decreased
6 - 12 months:
  • febrile neutropenia
  • blood creatinine increased
  • diarrhoea
  • pneumonia
  • urinary tract infection
  • platelet count decreased
  • pyrexia
  • transplant failure
  • acute myocardial infarction
  • chest pain
1 - 2 years:
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • hyperuricaemia
  • anaemia
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • hepatic steatosis
  • lymphoma
  • platelet count decreased
  • disseminated intravascular coagulation
  • cerebral haemorrhage
2 - 5 years:
  • multiple myeloma
  • atrial fibrillation
  • decreased appetite
  • gamma-glutamyltransferase increased
  • hepatic steatosis
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • lymphoma
  • malaise
  • oedema peripheral
  • hepatic failure
5 - 10 years:
  • diarrhoea
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • infection
  • neutropenia
  • pancytopenia
  • subarachnoid haemorrhage
  • tumour lysis syndrome
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood bilirubin increased
10+ years:
  • diarrhoea
not specified:
  • pyrexia
  • platelet count decreased
  • anaemia
  • pneumonia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • fatigue
  • febrile neutropenia
  • diarrhoea
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

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

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • pyrexia
  • chloroma
  • convulsion
  • hydrocephalus
  • hypertonia
  • respiratory arrest
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • acute myeloid leukaemia
  • agitation neonatal
  • device related infection
2-9:
  • febrile neutropenia
  • pyrexia
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • haemolytic uraemic syndrome
  • bone pain
  • toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • hypotension
  • anaemia
  • constipation
  • cough
10-19:
  • hypotension
  • pain in extremity
  • pyrexia
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • febrile neutropenia
  • pain
  • renal failure
  • pneumonitis
  • acute respiratory distress syndrome
  • multi-organ failure
20-29:
  • pyrexia
  • platelet count decreased
  • pneumonia
  • headache
  • abdominal pain
  • back pain
  • mental status changes
  • pain
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • cardiac disorder
30-39:
  • pyrexia
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • platelet count decreased
  • dehydration
  • hyperglycaemia
  • anaemia
  • fatigue
  • depression
  • ataxia
  • general physical health deterioration
40-49:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • renal failure
  • injury
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • neutropenia
50-59:
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • renal failure acute
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • febrile neutropenia
  • platelet count decreased
  • neutropenia
  • diarrhoea
60+:
  • pyrexia
  • platelet count decreased
  • febrile neutropenia
  • anaemia
  • thrombocytopenia
  • diarrhoea
  • pneumonia
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • dyspnoea
  • white blood cell count decreased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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