Review: could Bactrim Ds cause Muscle Pain?


Muscle pain is found among people who take Bactrim Ds, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Percocet, and have Anxiety . We study 6,939 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from FDA and social media. Among them, 147 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.

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Bactrim Ds

Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim ds 7,514 users)

Muscle Pain

Muscle pain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, weakness, high blood pressure, chest pain (latest reports from 83,909 Muscle pain patients).

On Aug, 27, 2016

6,939 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim Ds.
Among them, 147 people (2.12%) have Muscle Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Bactrim ds cause Muscle pain?

Time on Bactrim Ds when people have Muscle Pain *:

  • < 1 month: 78.57 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 10.71 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 3.57 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 7.14 %

Gender of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Bactrim Ds *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Muscle Pain when taking Bactrim Ds *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 5.22 %
  • 20-29: 9.7 %
  • 30-39: 14.93 %
  • 40-49: 40.3 %
  • 50-59: 12.69 %
  • 60+: 17.16 %

Severity if Muscle Pain when taking Bactrim Ds **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 50 %
  • severe: 50 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Muscle Pain **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 100 %
  • not yet: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Anxiety (19 people)
  • Hiv Infection (15 people)
  • Eczema (11 people)
  • Oral Disorder (8 people)
  • Pain (7 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Percocet (37 people)
  • Zithromax (36 people)
  • Flexeril (34 people)
  • Cipro (34 people)
  • Ativan (34 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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