Review: Bactrim and Omnicef drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Bactrim and Omnicef. It is created by eHealthMe based on 79 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Bactrim (latest outcomes from 29,374 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Omnicef (latest outcomes from 1,863 users) has active ingredients of cefdinir. It is often used in sinusitis.
On Mar, 11, 2014: 79 people who reported to have interactions when taking Bactrim, Omnicef are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim)
- Omnicef (cefdinir)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Bactrim, Omnicef:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||40|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||25|
|Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes)||23|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Bactrim, Omnicef:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Hypertension (high blood pressure)||3|
|Erythema Nodosum (skin inflammation that results in reddish, painful, tender lumps most commonly located in the front of the legs below)||3|
|Pulmonary Oedema (fluid accumulation in the lungs)||3|
|Stevens-johnson Syndrome (an immune-complex-mediated hypersensitivity disorder. it ranges from mild skin and mucous membrane lesions to a severe)||2|
|Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water)||1|
|Enterocolitis (inflammation of the digestive tract, involving enteritis of the small intestine and colitis of the colon)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. Omnicef (cefdinir) is often used to treat sinusitis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Bactrim is used in:
- Omnicef is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Omnicef alternatives:
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