Review: could Bactrim cause Back pain?
Summary: Back pain is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.
We study 28,170 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 799 have Back pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Back pain and more.
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Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 29,499 Bactrim users)
Back pain has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, pain, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 107,113 Back pain patients)
On Mar, 27, 2015: 28,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 799 people (2.84%) have Back Pain.
Time on Bactrim when people have Back pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Back pain||69.44%||27.78%||0.00%||2.78%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Back pain when taking Bactrim * :
|Back pain||0.28%||0.85%||9.30%||8.17%||9.15%||22.54%||15.21%||34.51% |
Severity of Back pain when taking Bactrim ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Back pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Back pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Back pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Multiple myeloma (99 people, 12.39%)
- Pain (70 people, 8.76%)
- Anxiety (52 people, 6.51%)
- Hiv infection (51 people, 6.38%)
- Osteoporosis (47 people, 5.88%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (225 people, 28.16%)
- Bactrim ds (223 people, 27.91%)
- Aredia (208 people, 26.03%)
- Levaquin (136 people, 17.02%)
- Aspirin (135 people, 16.90%)
* 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 Enalapril Maleate for a 42-year old woman with Alport's Syndrome. The patient has Back Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Amlodipine Maleate; Benazepril Hydrochloride, HCTZ for a 41-year old man with Hypertension. The patient has Back Pain, Swollen Ankles And Lower Leg
- 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 drug interactions between Losartan Potassium; Hydrochlorothiazide, Synthroid, Cymbalta, Glumetza for a 60-year old woman with High Blood Pressure, Thyroid Cancer - Papillary Carcinoma, Pain - Back, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. The patient has Insomnia, Hip Pain, Back Pain
- A study of drug interactions between Acidophilus Lactobacillus, Benicar Hct for a 58-year old woman with Bowel Movement Irregularity, Blood Pressure Inadequately Controlled. The patient has Back Pain, Nausea, Leg Cramping, Tongue Irritation, Insomnia, Itching
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