Review: could Bactrim cause Chest pain?
Summary: Chest pain is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Bactrim ds, and have Hiv infection.
We study 28,170 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 873 have Chest pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest 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)
Chest pain has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,852 Chest pain patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 28,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 875 people (3.11%) have Chest Pain.
Time on Bactrim when people have Chest pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Chest pain||65.00%||13.33%||1.67%||5.00%||11.67%||0.00%||3.33% |
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Bactrim * :
|Chest pain||0.88%||0.50%||9.84%||9.84%||10.84%||25.09%||17.28%||25.73% |
Severity of Chest pain when taking Bactrim ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Chest pain||0.00%||66.67%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Chest pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (100 people, 11.43%)
- Multiple myeloma (70 people, 8.00%)
- Hypertension (55 people, 6.29%)
- Urinary tract infection (46 people, 5.26%)
- Pain (40 people, 4.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Bactrim ds (309 people, 35.31%)
- Aspirin (152 people, 17.37%)
- Prednisone (142 people, 16.23%)
- Coumadin (120 people, 13.71%)
- Lasix (107 people, 12.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of drug interactions between Valium, Lamictal for a 43-year old woman with Teeth Grinding And Clenching, Migraine. The patient has Chest Pain
- 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 Tikosyn, Pantoprazole, Lisinopril, Baby Aspirin, Centrum Silver, Potassium Chloride, Clonazepam, Eliquis, Lasix for a 46-year old woman with Afif, Cardiac Ablation, Hypertension, Stroke Secondary To Atrial Fibrillation, Vitamin C And Colds, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, Stress And Anxiety, Jet Lag. The patient has Svt, Nsvt, Dizziness, Chest Discomfort
- 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
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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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