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Review: could Bactrim cause Inflammation?

Summary: Inflammation could be caused by Bactrim, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 28,069 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 274 have Inflammation. Find out below who they are, when they have Inflammation and more.

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Bactrim

Bactrim (latest outcomes from 29,388 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.

Inflammation

Inflammation (latest reports from 98,705 patients) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, metastases to bone.

On Apr, 15, 2014: 28,069 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 274 people (0.98%) have Inflammation. They amount to 0.28% of all the 97,745 people who have Inflammation on eHealthMe.

Trend of Inflammation in Bactrim reports

Time on Bactrim when people have Inflammation * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Inflammation50.00%33.33%16.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Inflammation when taking Bactrim * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Inflammation0.00%1.13%3.77%5.66%9.43%23.40%8.68%47.92%

Severity of Inflammation when taking Bactrim ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Inflammation ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Multiple myeloma (37 people, 13.50%)
  2. Metastases to bone (37 people, 13.50%)
  3. Breast cancer (36 people, 13.14%)
  4. Gastrooesophageal reflux disease (22 people, 8.03%)
  5. Depression (21 people, 7.66%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Zometa (98 people, 35.77%)
  2. Aredia (90 people, 32.85%)
  3. Prednisone (65 people, 23.72%)
  4. Bactrim ds (62 people, 22.63%)
  5. Percocet (58 people, 21.17%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • have been abstinent for 6 weeks; one testicle and penis became grossly swollen and painful, Dr. treated with Sulfamethox 2DSx twice daily-in six days had anaphylactic reaction hives,etc. so discontinued; after swelling subsided and resumption of sex,have had three bloody ejaculations.
    Have had quadruple heart bypass,AAA,permanent thrombosis in leg from vein harvest, double (saddlebag) pulmonary emboli.

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  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • have been abstinent for 6 weeks; one testicle and penis became grossly swollen and painful, Dr. treated with Sulfamethox 2DSx twice daily-in six days had anaphylactic reaction hives,etc. so discontinued; after swelling subsided and resumption of sex,have had three bloody ejaculations.

    Reply

  • From this study (4 weeks ago):

  • I just begsn tx for rs using safest meds possible but did not yolerste pills so we are doing injections once a week but since we started I developed abdom ook nal edema plus whole body especially feet which subsided ptior to msjor orgsn testing hestt kidney bloodwotk a nd liver ultra sound. Results were normsl all in but kidney workup. We are trying to get to third week of methotrexate tx becausr the last uri which my ra dr treated immediately with snyibiotics my ra pain seemed much better I just had abdominal swelling and pressure on lungs thrn and yhis time entire body swelled dr rulled out ra it was edrma order err d tests with bed rest feet up over weekend causing edema to go away prior to echo and ultra sound. Tests were normal so went to pulmonologist to get help breathing and they were sfraid to use antibiotics just like my primary dr brgore they know nothing about my ra drugs so how am I supposed to stop this from going inyo pneumonia?

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