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Review: could Bactrim ds cause Jaundice (Jaundice - yellow skin)?





Summary: Jaundice 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 Acyclovir, and have Depression.

We study 6,434 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from FDA and social media. Among them, 61 have Jaundice. Find out below who they are, when they have Jaundice 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 6,915 users)

Jaundice

Jaundice (a yellowish pigmentation of the skin, the conjunctival membranes) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, hiv infection, depression, pain, high blood cholesterol.(latest reports from Jaundice 24,854 patients)

On Nov, 29, 2014: 6,431 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim ds. Among them, 113 people (1.76%) have Jaundice.

Trend of Jaundice in Bactrim ds reports

Time on Bactrim ds when people have Jaundice * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Jaundice96.15%3.85%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Jaundice when taking Bactrim ds * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Jaundice1.02%0.00%4.08%4.08%20.41%16.33%25.51%28.57%

Severity of Jaundice when taking Bactrim ds ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Jaundice0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Jaundice ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Jaundice100.00%0.00%0.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (8 people, 7.08%)
  2. Hiv infection (6 people, 5.31%)
  3. Hormone replacement therapy (6 people, 5.31%)
  4. Menopause (6 people, 5.31%)
  5. Sleep disorder (6 people, 5.31%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Acyclovir (15 people, 13.27%)
  2. Premarin (13 people, 11.50%)
  3. Nexium (13 people, 11.50%)
  4. Prozac (12 people, 10.62%)
  5. Crixivan (11 people, 9.73%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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    (Asked by a 71 year old woman who has Yeast Infection - Vagina, UTI - Acute, and takes Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim)
    Symptoms the last 10 days are chills, sweating, light fever (98.9 to 100) sometimes. General malaise, tired, poor sleep. Just depressed, because of the recurrent Infection that no antibiotics (supposedly the bacteria Klesiella-pneumoniae is Sensitive to all the antibiotics I have taken so far)has cleared this stuborn condition.
  • How long did the hives/itching eyes last?
    (Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Psoriasis, and takes Daptomycin, Bactrim, Levaquin, Vancomycin Hydrochloride, Clindamycin Phosphate In Dextrose 5%)
    had back to back allergic reactions to iv abx - after clinda (april 2014) developed sjs - still having hives around my eyes, watering, and severe itching. have been on 4x dose zyrtec, prn benadryl. when will this go away?
  • What can i do about nausea from generic bactrim (1 answer)
    (Asked by a 77 year old woman who has Nausea, and takes Bactrim Ds)
    I want to know what I can do to combat nausea from this drug
  • Can fever be caused by parkinson's disease (1 answer)
    (Asked by a 62 year old man who has Sleepiness - During The Day, Shaking Hands, Feeling Of Being Pulled Backwords, Feelings Of Worthlessness, Hand Grasping , Hand Tremor, Extremely Short Term Memory Loss, Slow Thought Expression, Intermittent Low Grade Fever, and takes Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim, Propranolol Hydrochloride, Lasix, Eplerenone)
    I have had 2 attacks which included: Intermittent Low Grade Fever, Hand Tremor, Hand Grasping , and Feelings Of Worthlessness. I have osteopenia and chronic liver cirrhosis.
  • I want to try a turmeric tonic for abscesses caused by staph. i am on bactrim ds and an concerned of the interactions. does anyone have advice or other remedies i could try? (2 answers)
    (Asked by a 31 year old woman who has Infection - Skin - Staph, and takes Bactrim Ds, Turmeric)
    I have 5 pretty bad abscesses from the staph infection. 3 of them finally started to drain but two are big and painful with no head. I have tried warm compresses, cannabis oil, alcohol wipes, and an Apple Cider Vinegar/baking soda paste. If I don't get them to drain I'll have to have them lanced this week. I read about a turmeric tonic that cured someone's staph, but I don't know the severity of her infection or if she was on antibiotics at the time.

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  • Bactrim causes severe side effects (1 response)
    (Posted by a 35 year old woman who has Severe Abdominal Pain For Months, and takes Bactrim)
    I get bladder infections on a regular basis. I do not have a doctor so I end up in the ER every time. I normally go to the same ER but not all the time. I have been prescribed medications like Cipro and Bactrim. Cipro usually knocks out the infection but I always get another one.
    For the last three years Doctors have been prescribing me Bactrim. In the last two months I had three bladder infections and took Bactrim for ten days seven and three. I didn't realize the medications themselves would harm me as well. Now I have severe abdominal pain every single day. I did some research on Bactrim and discovered it can cause several different kinds of stomach problems. I have been in pain for two months straight non-stop.
    I finally discovered that the Bactrim killed both the good and bad bacteria in my body and now my digestive system is off balance. I went to a natural food store and bought some probiotics. It helped relieve some stomach pain after four days, but if I forget to take it one time it comes back. I think something is wrong with me but not exactly sure what. When I get a doctor next month I will update this article.
    I just want to say that Bactrim has severe side effects, I DO NOT recommend taking this drug. Cipro is better in the long run.
  • Something should be done....
    (Posted by a 34 year old woman who has Sever Knee An Muscle Pain, and takes Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim)
    Medicine had my kness aching badly. Cause my legs to lock up where I couldn't bend then. Had to elevate for 2weeks. Feeling better but they still hurt and knees keep popping. Had to take fluid pills cause they were so swollen.
  • Interaction between bactrim & vit c
    (Posted by a 41 year old man who has Tachycardia Paroxysmal, and takes Bactrim)
    I drank one tablet of bactrim with glass of vit C (1 tablet), after 5 minutes I became red (face & eyes) with high tachycardia and high pressure in the ears.

    After 15 minutes I observed differents red points on the skin (hand, arms & legs).



    I would like to inform you that I took in the past bactrim and vit C but separately, never both in the same moment.

    I was afraid to have an internal emoragy, I provoked the vomiting to eliminate everything in my stomach.

    Affer 10 minutes the situation became normal and pressure returned normal.



    I took 1 tablet of antistaminc for allergy and the red points eliminated.

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