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Review: could Bactrim cause Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (Fatigue)?

Summary: Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness 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 Multiple myeloma.

We study 28,170 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,472 have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness. Find out below who they are, when they have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness and more.

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Bactrim

Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 29,495 Bactrim users)

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness

Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 200,643 Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness patients)

On Feb, 28, 2015: 28,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 1,471 people (5.22%) have Exhaustion, Fatigue, Lethargy, Tiredness, Weariness.

Trend of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness in Bactrim reports

Time on Bactrim when people have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness68.85%20.49%4.10%4.10%0.00%0.00%2.46%

Age of people who have Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Bactrim * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.29%1.90%6.07%6.21%11.62%20.83%18.27%34.80%

Severity of Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness when taking Bactrim ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%52.94%47.06%0.00%

How people recovered from Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (126 people, 8.57%)
  2. Hiv infection (114 people, 7.75%)
  3. Pain (73 people, 4.96%)
  4. Depression (64 people, 4.35%)
  5. Prophylaxis (54 people, 3.67%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Bactrim ds (470 people, 31.95%)
  2. Prednisone (237 people, 16.11%)
  3. Aspirin (230 people, 15.64%)
  4. Zometa (209 people, 14.21%)
  5. Levaquin (197 people, 13.39%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 months ago):

  • Approximately 3 hours after taking generic Bactrim DS, my right wrist became swollen and red almost half way up my right arm. Was very hot to touch, then became very itchy and developed rash. 2 days later woke up with bruised left eyelid from the corner to almost halfway across eyelid. 3 days later after discontinued Bactrim DS, a large hive in the middle of my neck. Now on prednisone and do not plan on ever taking Bactrim again. Could Bactrim cause all of these symptoms? I did not change anything else. Now taking Prednisone.

    Reply

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • Fever over 102, chills, horrible pain began on day 5 taking medication. Red blotchy rash began appearing late following day on chest and back and gradually spread. Blood blister-type rash on legs. Went to ER after 4 days. Told I have sulfa allergy. Given iV fluid and meds. Need follow up blood tests to recheck my low WBC, platelets and Neu. Counts. Prescribed Benadryl.

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  • From this study (9 months ago):

  • BP 98/58
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