Review: Trimeth/sulfa and Nuvaring drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Trimeth/sulfa and Nuvaring. It is created by eHealthMe based on 36 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
Trimeth/sulfa (latest outcomes from 41 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim.
Nuvaring (latest outcomes from 10,549 users) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control.
On Mar, 1, 2014: 36 people who reported to have interactions when taking Trimeth/sulfa, Nuvaring are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Trimeth/sulfa (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim)
- Nuvaring (ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel)
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)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Cystitis (inflammation of the wall of the bladder)||25|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||18|
|Urinary Tract Infection||16|
|Hypokalaemia (low potassium)||12|
|Iron Deficiency Anaemia||10|
|Menorrhagia (an abnormally heavy bleeding and prolonged menstrual period at regular intervals)||10|
|Road Traffic Accident||7|
|Vulvovaginal Mycotic Infection (vulvovaginal fungal infection)||7|
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)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Pulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)||4|
|Intervertebral Disc Protrusion (spinal disc protrusion)||4|
|Diverticulum Intestinal (a pouch that is attached to the first part of the small intestine)||4|
|Folliculitis (infection of hair root)||4|
|Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus)||4|
|Urinary Tract Disorder||3|
|Eyelid Ptosis (falling of the upper or lower eyelid)||3|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Uterine leiomyoma
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Bactrim ds
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
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.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Nuvaring is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Nuvaring alternatives:
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