Review: could Bactrim ds cause Boils (Furuncle)?
Summary: Boils is found among people who take Bactrim ds, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Restless leg syndrome.
We study 6,442 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from FDA and social media. Among them, 19 have Boils. Find out below who they are, when they have Boils 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 6,923 Bactrim ds users)
Boils (infection of the hair follicle) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, crohn's disease, psoriasis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 2,260 Boils patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 6,439 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim ds. Among them, 19 people (0.30%) have Boils.
Time on Bactrim ds when people have Boils * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Boils when taking Bactrim ds * :
Severity of Boils when taking Bactrim ds ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Boils ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Restless legs syndrome (4 people, 21.05%)
- Hyperlipidaemia (4 people, 21.05%)
- Acute myeloid leukaemia (3 people, 15.79%)
- Acne (2 people, 10.53%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (10 people, 52.63%)
- Colace (10 people, 52.63%)
- Zithromax (8 people, 42.11%)
- Doxycycline (7 people, 36.84%)
- Lisinopril (7 people, 36.84%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
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- A study of side effects of Bactrim Ds for a 31-year old woman with Infection. The patient has Incontinence - Urinary (involuntary leakage of urine)
- A study of side effects of Bactrim Ds for a 17-year old boy with Acne And Teenagers. The patient has Persistent Cloaca (complex anorectal and genitourinary malformation)
- A study of drug interactions between Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Aleve, Lipitor, Terbinafine Hydrochloride, Bactrim DS, Tamsulosin for a 68-year old man with Insomnia, Prostate Seed Implant, High Blood Cholesterol, Toe Fungus, Post Prostate Surgery Syndrome, Urinary Tract Disorder. The patient has Weight Increased
- A study of side effects of Vincristine Sulfate for a 12-year old boy with Medulloblastoma. The patient has Boils (infection of the hair follicle)
- A study of drug interactions between Amoxicillin, Ambien, Bactrim, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Methylprednisolone, Glipizide, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Carafate for a 77-year old man with Bone Marrow Aspiration, Insomnia, Uti, Pain, Inflammation, Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Weakness, Hiccups
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