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Review: Trimeth/sulfa and Nuvaring

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Trimeth/sulfa and Nuvaring. It is created by eHealthMe based on 36 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 5, 2014: 36 people who reported to have interactions when taking Trimeth/sulfa, Nuvaring are studied

Trend of Trimeth/sulfa, Nuvaring's drug interactions, side effects and effectiveness reports (4338607)

Drug combinations in study:
- Trimeth/sulfa (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim)
- Nuvaring (ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Trimeth/sulfa, Nuvaring:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Cystitis (inflammation of the wall of the bladder)36
Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)36
Urinary Tract Infection36
Anxiety36
Hypokalaemia (low potassium)33
Iron Deficiency Anaemia30
Menorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals)28
Vulvovaginal Mycotic Infection (vulvovaginal fungal infection)24
Road Traffic Accident20
Migraine (headache)18

Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Trimeth/sulfa, Nuvaring:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
InteractionNumber of reports
Anxiety11
Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)10
Diverticulum Intestinal (a pouch that is attached to the first part of the small intestine)10
Skin Cancer10
Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (spinal disc protrusion)10
Folliculitis (infection of hair root)10
Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus)10
Vulval Disorder8
Anger8
Urinary Tract Disorder8

How effective are the drugs:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Trimeth/sulfa0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%
Nuvaring0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Contraception
  2. Pain
  3. Uterine leiomyoma
  4. Urticaria
  5. Pulmonary embolism

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Bactrim ds
  2. Cymbalta
  3. Keppra
  4. Bactrim
  5. Ibuprofen

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Nuvaring (ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel) is often used to treat birth control. 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.

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  • From this study (4 years ago):

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