Review: Trimeth/sulfa and Nuvaring
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Trimeth/sulfa and Nuvaring. 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
Trimeth/sulfa (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim.
Nuvaring (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of ethinyl estradiol; etonogestrel. It is often used in birth control.
On Sep, 19, 2013: 31 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|
|3||Urinary Tract Infection||15|
|6||Iron Deficiency Anaemia||10|
|7||Road Traffic Accident||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|
|1||Intervertebral Disc Protrusion||4|
|7||Urinary Tract Disorder||3|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Uterine leiomyoma
- Hormone replacement therapy
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Bactrim ds
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By supersizeme: Is the larger breast size permanent after quitting smoking?
(for a 24 year old woman who has Larger And More Sensitive Breasts, and takes Nuvaring, Zyrtec Allergy, Singulair, Multivitamin)
Woke this morning day 4 of no smoking, no nicotine in ANY SHAPE OR FORM and my bra did NOT FIT!!! My breasts are much larger and I am going to get re-sized after work today. Plus my libido is ridiculous!!! Every little thing is making me sexually insane! How long does this last???
(Number of patients like supersizeme: 2,476)
- 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)
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:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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