Bactrim ds and Heart attack - from FDA reports
Heart attack is found among people who take Bactrim Ds, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Hiv infection . We study 8,215 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from FDA. Among them, 108 have Heart attack. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart attack and more.
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Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim ds 9,104 users)
Heart attack has been reported by people with diabetes, arthritis, pain, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 193,918 Heart attack patients).
On Feb, 05, 2017
8,215 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim Ds.
Among them, 108 people (1.31%) have Heart Attack
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bactrim Ds when people have Heart Attack *:
- < 1 month: 66.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 16.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Heart Attack when taking Bactrim Ds *:
- female: 31.13 %
- male: 68.87 %
Age of people who have Heart Attack when taking Bactrim Ds *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.96 %
- 30-39: 7.69 %
- 40-49: 24.04 %
- 50-59: 22.12 %
- 60+: 45.19 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hiv Infection (10 people, 9.26%)
- Multiple Myeloma (6 people, 5.56%)
- Heart Rate Irregular (6 people, 5.56%)
- Constipation (5 people, 4.63%)
- Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (5 people, 4.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (29 people, 26.85%)
- Aspirin (23 people, 21.30%)
- Nystatin (21 people, 19.44%)
- Prilosec (18 people, 16.67%)
- Lovenox (17 people, 15.74%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (28 people, 25.93%)
- Pain (21 people, 19.44%)
- Weakness (20 people, 18.52%)
- Stress And Anxiety (20 people, 18.52%)
- Cardiac Failure Congestive (20 people, 18.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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