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A study for a 50-year old woman who takes Rifampin, Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim

Summary: 29 female patients aged 50 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is a personalized study for a 50 year old female patient who has Staphylococcal Abscess. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Rifampin has active ingredients of rifampin. It is often used in tuberculosis. (latest outcomes from 2,192 Rifampin users)

Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 5,756 Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim users)

What are the conditions

Staphylococcal abscess (pus formation due to staphylococcal bacteria) (latest reports from 643 Staphylococcal Abscess patients)

What are the symptoms

Nausea and vomiting has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, type 2 diabetes, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 142,475 Nausea and vomiting patients)

Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,838 Chest pain patients)

On Feb, 26, 2015: 29 females aged 44 (±5) who take Rifampin, Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim are studied

Rifampin, Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim outcomes

Information of the patient in this study:

Age: 44

Gender: female

Conditions: Staphylococcal Abscess

Drugs taking:
- Rifampin - 300MG (rifampin): used for < 1 month
- Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim): used for < 1 month

Drug interactions have: severe nausea and vomiting, severe violent nausea and vomiting, weakness, loss of appetite, increased pain, extreme fatigue and weakness, moderate chest pain

eHealthMe real world results:

Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:

InteractionNumber of reports on eHealthMe
Nausea And Vomiting3 (10.34% of females aged 44 (±5) who take the drugs)
Violent Nausea And Vomiting, Weakness, Loss Of Appetite, Increased Pain, Extreme Fatigue And Weakness2 (6.90% of females aged 44 (±5) who take the drugs)
Chest Pain3 (10.34% of females aged 44 (±5) who take the drugs)

(as an adverse outcome could be a symptom of a condition, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, regardless of which drug is taken, how many female HBP patients aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Symptom (click a symptom for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Nausea And Vomiting in Staphylococcal Abscess3 (23.08% of females aged 44 (±5) who have Staphylococcal abscess)
Violent Nausea And Vomiting, Weakness, Loss Of Appetite, Increased Pain, Extreme Fatigue And Weakness in Staphylococcal Abscess1 (7.69% of females aged 44 (±5) who have Staphylococcal abscess)
Chest Pain in Staphylococcal Abscess2 (15.38% of females aged 44 (±5) who have Staphylococcal abscess)

(as an adverse outcome could be a side effect of a drug, additional studies are listed to help identify the cause: for example, how many female Aspirin users aged 50 (±5) have nausea)

Side effect (click a side effect for in-depth analysis)Number of reports on eHealthMe
Nausea And Vomiting in Rifampin6 (4.03% of females aged 44 (±5) who take Rifampin)
Nausea And Vomiting in Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim12 (4.01% of females aged 44 (±5) who take Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)
Violent Nausea And Vomiting, Weakness, Loss Of Appetite, Increased Pain, Extreme Fatigue And Weakness in Rifampin1 (0.67% of females aged 44 (±5) who take Rifampin)
Violent Nausea And Vomiting, Weakness, Loss Of Appetite, Increased Pain, Extreme Fatigue And Weakness in Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim1 (0.33% of females aged 44 (±5) who take Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)
Chest Pain in Rifampin3 (2.01% of females aged 44 (±5) who take Rifampin)
Chest Pain in Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim11 (3.68% of females aged 44 (±5) who take Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)

Drug effectiveness over time :

n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Hepatitis (inflammation of the liver)n/an/an/an/an/an/aPulmonary Embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung)
Hepatic Encephalopathy (spectrum of neuropsychiatric abnormalities in patients with liver failure)Pain
Renal Impairment (severely reduced kidney function)Abdominal Pain
Anaemia (lack of blood)Eye Pain
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Confusional State
C-reactive Protein IncreasedOedema (fluid collection in tissue)
Hyperthermia (body temperature greatly above normal)Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin)Pyrexia (fever)
Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)Hypotension (abnormally low blood pressure)
Rash Morbilliform (a rash that looks like measles)Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

You are not alone! Join a related mobile support group on :
- support group for people who take Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim and have Nausea And Vomiting
- support group for people who have Chest Pain
- support group for people who have Nausea And Vomiting
- support group for people who take Rifampin
- support group for people who take Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim

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