Review: Bactrim and Probiotic
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Bactrim and Probiotic. It is created by eHealthMe based on 31 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Bactrim (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Probiotic (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of bacillus coagulans. It is often used in vitamin supplementation.
On Dec, 5, 2013: 31 people who reported to have interactions when taking Bactrim, Probiotic are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim)
- Probiotic (bacillus coagulans)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Bactrim, Probiotic:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or labored breathing)||10|
|Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)||7|
|Hypomagnesaemia (electrolyte disturbance in which there is an abnormally low level of magnesium in the blood)||7|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||6|
|Malignant Neoplasm Progression (cancer tumor came back)||5|
|Cardiac Failure Congestive||5|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Bactrim, Probiotic:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Trileptal Caused Uti And Dry Mouth||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma
- Diffuse alveolar damage
- Small intestine transplant
- Crohn's disease
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By carrie: Is there something i could take instead of bactrim
(for a 61 year old man who has Diabetic Complication, and takes Bactrim Ds)
What could i take instead of bactrim for a foot infection? Bactrim is making me very sick with vomiting
(Number of patients like carrie: 437)
- By May: Can you develop rash after using ic sulfamethoxazole-tmp
(for a 57 year old woman who has Treated For UTI, and takes Bactrim)
Just finished using drug for UTI less than 48 hours ago and woke up this morning with rash on torso and upper arms and upper legs.
(Number of patients like May: 436)
- By Claire: I had stevens johnson after taking augmentin will i get it again
(for a 59 year old woman who has Foliculitis, and takes Bactrim)
I was on a course of Augmentin and on the ninth day I developed redness and swelling in my face, neck, throat and mouth. A week later I had dry blisters on my fingers and the skin peeled off. I had patches ofr blisters on my arms, abdomen and legs. Then the genital thing happened. I had lesions from ...
(Number of patients like Claire: 415)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is often used to treat urinary tract infection. Probiotic (bacillus coagulans) is often used to treat vitamin supplementation. 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:
- Probiotic is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Bactrim alternatives:
- Probiotic alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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