Review: could Bactrim Ds cause Plasma Cell Dyscrasia?


Plasma cell dyscrasia is found among people who take Bactrim Ds, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Revlimid, and have Plasma cell myeloma . We study 8,225 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from FDA and social media. Among them, 53 have Plasma cell dyscrasia. Find out below who they are, when they have Plasma cell dyscrasia 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 9,093 users)

Plasma Cell Dyscrasia

Plasma cell dyscrasia (cancers of the plasma cells) has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, pain, preventive health care, high blood pressure, osteoporosis (latest reports from 152,878 Plasma cell dyscrasia patients).

On Sep, 30, 2016

8,225 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim Ds.
Among them, 53 people (0.64%) have Plasma Cell Dyscrasia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Bactrim ds cause Plasma cell dyscrasia?

Gender of people who have Plasma Cell Dyscrasia when taking Bactrim Ds *:

  • female: 38.46 %
  • male: 61.54 %

Age of people who have Plasma Cell Dyscrasia when taking Bactrim Ds *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 6.25 %
  • 50-59: 22.92 %
  • 60+: 70.83 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Plasma Cell Myeloma (26 people, 49.06%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (23 people, 43.40%)
  • Pain (6 people, 11.32%)
  • Nausea (6 people, 11.32%)
  • Vomiting (3 people, 5.66%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Revlimid (31 people, 58.49%)
  • Velcade (24 people, 45.28%)
  • Dexamethasone (20 people, 37.74%)
  • Acyclovir (17 people, 32.08%)
  • Oxycontin (16 people, 30.19%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Thrombocytopenia (15 people, 28.30%)
  • Asthenia (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Anaemia (9 people, 16.98%)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (8 people, 15.09%)
  • Vomiting (7 people, 13.21%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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