Review: taking Bactrim and Grapefruit together


Summary

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

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Bactrim

Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 32,750 users)

Grapefruit

Grapefruit has active ingredients of grapefruit. It is often used in antioxidant therapy. (latest outcomes from Grapefruit 129 users)

On Aug, 26, 2016

1 person who takes Bactrim, Grapefruit are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Bactrim and Grapefruit drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • thrombosis
  • blood creatinine increased
not specified:
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • thrombosis
  • blood creatinine increased

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

male:
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • thrombosis
  • blood creatinine increased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

60+:
  • anhedonia
  • anxiety
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • dyspnoea
  • emotional distress
  • general physical health deterioration
  • pain
  • pulmonary embolism
  • thrombosis
  • blood creatinine increased

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is often used to treat preventive health care. Grapefruit (grapefruit) is often used to treat antioxidant therapy. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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