Bactrim and Death - from FDA reports
Death 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 Prednisone, and have Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Death with Bactrim. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 41,059 people who have side effects when taking Bactrim from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 03, 2017
41,059 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 866 people (2.11%) have Death
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bactrim when people have Death *:
- < 1 month: 35.87 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35.87 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.52 %
- 1 - 2 years: 16.3 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.17 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Death when taking Bactrim *:
- female: 40.52 %
- male: 59.48 %
Age of people who have Death when taking Bactrim *:
- 0-1: 1.92 %
- 2-9: 1.28 %
- 10-19: 1.44 %
- 20-29: 1.76 %
- 30-39: 7.52 %
- 40-49: 12.96 %
- 50-59: 16.48 %
- 60+: 56.64 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (163 people, 18.82%)
- Preventive Health Care (79 people, 9.12%)
- Hiv Infection (75 people, 8.66%)
- Pain (40 people, 4.62%)
- High Blood Pressure (32 people, 3.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prednisone (118 people, 13.63%)
- Lasix (103 people, 11.89%)
- Decadron (98 people, 11.32%)
- Revlimid (94 people, 10.85%)
- Dexamethasone (81 people, 9.35%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (114 people, 13.16%)
- Fatigue (106 people, 12.24%)
- Breathing Difficulty (100 people, 11.55%)
- Weakness (89 people, 10.28%)
- Stress And Anxiety (84 people, 9.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Death when taking Bactrim?
Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 43,268 users)
Death has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, primary pulmonary hypertension, diabetes, chronic myeloid leukaemia, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 369,924 Death patients).
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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?
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I've been taking Bactrim for 1 week. 5th day. I had irregular and fast heartbeat, tiredness, dizziness. I stopped taking it 2 day. Still have the symptom. What do I have to do? Will it go away? Thanks.
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