Bactrim and Chest pain - from FDA reports
Chest 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 Prednisone, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Chest pain with Bactrim. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 42,323 people who have side effects when taking Bactrim from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 19, 2017
42,323 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 1,154 people (2.73%) have Chest pain
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bactrim when people have Chest pain *:
- < 1 month: 76.12 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.97 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.49 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.48 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.45 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 1.49 %
Gender of people who have Chest pain when taking Bactrim *:
- female: 50.58 %
- male: 49.42 %
Age of people who have Chest pain when taking Bactrim *:
- 0-1: 0.72 %
- 2-9: 0.93 %
- 10-19: 8.39 %
- 20-29: 9.21 %
- 30-39: 11.28 %
- 40-49: 23.5 %
- 50-59: 16.46 %
- 60+: 29.5 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (107 people, 9.27%)
- Hiv Infection (87 people, 7.54%)
- Pain (76 people, 6.59%)
- High Blood Pressure (70 people, 6.07%)
- Preventive Health Care (56 people, 4.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (159 people, 13.78%)
- Lasix (130 people, 11.27%)
- Coumadin (122 people, 10.57%)
- Diflucan (115 people, 9.97%)
- Zometa (111 people, 9.62%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Breathing Difficulty (352 people, 30.50%)
- Nausea (293 people, 25.39%)
- Fatigue (265 people, 22.96%)
- Back Pain (239 people, 20.71%)
- Dizziness (235 people, 20.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Questions to the study
Could this cause a decrease of GFR and elevated creatinine? Hemolysis index was also elevated. I was only on Bactrim 2 days and used to be able to tolerate it. This time I was in the ER because of shakiness, dizziness, poor cognition. They found my GFR was 48 - one month ago it was normal. ...
I am 27 and have been on Bactrim for about 7 weeks due to a Staph Infection after a Felon in my finger. I have lost 25lbs in this time and it is starting to worry me. I haven't weighed 175lb since the 7th grade. Anyone have any insight or experiences like this on Bactrim?
I am suffering from short term memory loss after taking the antibiotic Bactrim. When I tell my doctor about the systems they tell me I do not know what I am talking about. As anyone had the same happen?
User reviews to the study
Hi there. Been taking ranitidine/zantac for 9 days. It has helped with the burning in my stomach but after taking it I get a dull pain in the centre of my chest. It doesn't last long bit it is uncomfortable. Any one else experienced this
I am on a relatively low dose of subutex after having multiple surgeries and am in chronic pain which 8 mg of sub total a day helps. I am afraid because of all of my surgeries that if I need pain control, I will not be able to get it. I have been having chest pains recently from the subutex but ...
Hi! Is there anyone in this group? I see there are no post. I have been taking Bisoprolol for 5 months now and started on Depo Provera a few days ago... and have been feeling weird: with a little chest pain, but I have no idea if that is Ok. Anyone knows or has felt like me?
I just realized on Monday that Bactrim is the reason for my encephalitis. I would like to file a law suit but it seems to statute of limitations is up. With a brain injury as severe as mine that doesn't seem right Especially when I had not put the tow together until Monday.
Hi, my husband who is 73 years old is taking predisone for ITP and autoimmune hemolytic anemia since October 31, 2016 one tab 3 times a week. On January 7, 2017 he developed Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis. They think the vasculitis may have been brought on by the Bactrim. The hematologist is ...