Review: taking Bactrim and Tramadol together


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Drug interactions are reported among people who take Bactrim and Tramadol together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Bactrim and Tramadol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,620 people who take 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 39,555 users)

Tramadol

Tramadol has active ingredients of tramadol hydrochloride. It is often used in pain. (latest outcomes from Tramadol 73,714 users)

On Sep, 17, 2016

1,620 people who take Bactrim, Tramadol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Bactrim and Tramadol drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Bactrim:
  • < 1 month: 11.0% - (1 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Tramadol:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (3 of 9 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Bactrim:
  • female: 25.0% - (2 of 8 people)
  • male: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
Tramadol:
  • female: 33.0% - (4 of 12 people)
  • male: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Bactrim:
  • 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: 25.0% - (1 of 4 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 4 people)
  • 40-49: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Tramadol:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 20-29: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 5 people)
  • 40-49: 40.0% - (2 of 5 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • pyrexia
  • fatigue
  • diverticulitis
  • large intestine perforation
  • pain
  • rash
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • diarrhoea
  • headache
  • anaemia
1 - 6 months:
  • death
  • escherichia infection
  • pleural effusion
  • oedema peripheral
  • ascites infection
  • blood albumin decreased
  • congenital musculoskeletal anomaly
  • enterococcal infection
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • haemoglobin decreased
6 - 12 months:
  • pancreatitis chronic
  • autoimmune hepatitis
  • chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
  • fatigue
  • hyperkalaemia
  • influenza
  • renal failure acute
  • anaemia
  • arterial disorder
  • arthritis infective
1 - 2 years:
  • chest pain
  • abdominal pain
  • acute sinusitis
  • alopecia
  • anaemia
  • arthropathy
  • asthma
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • blood creatine phosphokinase abnormal
  • breast mass
2 - 5 years:
  • abnormal faeces
  • aggression
  • anger
  • anxiety
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • back disorder
  • basal cell carcinoma
  • bipolar disorder
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • blood hiv rna increased
5 - 10 years:
  • abdominal pain
  • convulsion
  • cholecystitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • anxiety
  • abortion induced
  • injury
  • loss of consciousness
  • pain
  • aggression
not specified:
  • pain
  • back pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • diarrhoea
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • arthralgia
  • pain in extremity

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • fatigue
  • abdominal pain
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • urinary tract infection
  • diarrhoea
male:
  • dyspnoea
  • pyrexia
  • anaemia
  • anxiety
  • pain
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • back pain
  • weight decreased

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • foetal exposure during pregnancy
  • haemangioma
  • premature baby
2-9:
  • abdominal pain
  • somnolence
  • agitation
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • graft versus host disease
  • irritability
  • sepsis
  • tachycardia
  • vision blurred
  • altered state of consciousness
10-19:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • cholelithiasis
  • cholecystitis acute
  • gallbladder cholesterolosis
  • haematemesis
  • haematochezia
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • pyrexia
  • completed suicide
  • febrile neutropenia
20-29:
  • gallbladder disorder
  • nausea
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
  • cholelithiasis
  • cholecystitis chronic
  • injury
  • abdominal discomfort
  • anxiety
  • pyrexia
30-39:
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • thrombophlebitis superficial
  • neuropathy peripheral
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  • cholelithiasis
  • glaucoma
  • arthritis
  • bronchitis
40-49:
  • back pain
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • myalgia
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • hypertension
  • hypoaesthesia
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhoea
50-59:
  • insomnia
  • anxiety
  • back pain
  • anaemia
  • pyrexia
  • depression
  • rash
  • headache
  • pain
  • gastrooesophageal reflux disease
60+:
  • nausea
  • weight decreased
  • pain
  • pain in extremity
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • fall

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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