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Review: could Bactrim ds cause Heart disease?

Summary: Heart disease is found among people who take Bactrim ds, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, also take medication Lisinopril, and have Deficiency anaemia.

We study 6,438 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Heart disease. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart disease 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 6,919 Bactrim ds users)

Heart disease

Heart disease has been reported by people with diabetes, pain, arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 20,105 Heart disease patients)

On Jan, 20, 2015: 6,438 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim ds. Among them, 9 people (0.14%) have Heart Disease.

Trend of Heart disease in Bactrim ds reports

Time on Bactrim ds when people have Heart disease * :

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Age of people who have Heart disease when taking Bactrim ds * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart disease0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%40.00%60.00%0.00%

Severity of Heart disease when taking Bactrim ds ** :

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How people recovered from Heart disease ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Deficiency anaemia (3 people, 33.33%)
  2. Prophylaxis (3 people, 33.33%)
  3. Heart rate irregular (3 people, 33.33%)
  4. Hiv infection (3 people, 33.33%)
  5. Chest pain (2 people, 22.22%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lisinopril (5 people, 55.56%)
  2. Aspirin (5 people, 55.56%)
  3. Coreg (5 people, 55.56%)
  4. Potassium chloride (4 people, 44.44%)
  5. Lasix (4 people, 44.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • I have this issue every single time I take Bactrim or Septra... This time the pain is excruciating and I am so uncomfortable.

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  • From this study (1 month ago):

  • Approximately 3 hours after taking generic Bactrim DS, my right wrist became swollen and red almost half way up my right arm. Was very hot to touch, then became very itchy and developed rash. 2 days later woke up with bruised left eyelid from the corner to almost halfway across eyelid. 3 days later after discontinued Bactrim DS, a large hive in the middle of my neck. Now on prednisone and do not plan on ever taking Bactrim again. Could Bactrim cause all of these symptoms? I did not change anything else. Now taking Prednisone.

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