Review: Bactrim and Tramadol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Bactrim and Tramadol. It is created by eHealthMe based on 943 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
On Apr, 5, 2014: 943 people who reported to have interactions when taking Bactrim, Tramadol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim)
- Tramadol (tramadol hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Bactrim, Tramadol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||484|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||444|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||420|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||321|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||305|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Bactrim, Tramadol:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||6|
|Bipolar Disorder (mood disorder)||4|
|Schizophrenia (a mental disorder characterized by a breakdown of thought processes)||4|
|Loss Of Consciousness||4|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Non-hodgkin's lymphoma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisone tab
* 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. Tramadol (tramadol hydrochloride) is often used to treat pain. 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:
- Tramadol is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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- Tramadol alternatives:
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Need to know if any interactions with these
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