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Review: could Bactrim cause Inflammation?

Summary: Inflammation 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 Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma.

We study 28,154 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 has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 29,484 Bactrim users)

Inflammation

Inflammation has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, metastases to bone. (latest reports from 19,556 Inflammation patients)

On Jan, 22, 2015: 28,154 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 274 people (0.97%) have Inflammation.

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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    I drank one tablet of bactrim with glass of vit C (1 tablet), after 5 minutes I became red (face & eyes) with high tachycardia and high pressure in the ears.

    After 15 minutes I observed differents red points on the skin (hand, arms & legs).



    I would like to inform you that I took in the past bactrim and vit C but separately, never both in the same moment.

    I was afraid to have an internal emoragy, I provoked the vomiting to eliminate everything in my stomach.

    Affer 10 minutes the situation became normal and pressure returned normal.



    I took 1 tablet of antistaminc for allergy and the red points eliminated.

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