Lewy body dementia 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 Coumadin, and have Depression . We study 28,860 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 31 have Lewy body dementia. Find out below who they are, when they have Lewy body dementia and more.
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Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 39,555 users)
Lewy body dementia (a nerve cell protein induced a loss of mental ability severe enough to interfere with normal activities of daily living) has been reported by people with death, agitation, weakness, drowsiness, fatigue (latest reports from 17,753 Lewy body dementia patients).
On Sep, 17, 2016
28,860 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 31 people (0.11%) have Lewy Body Dementia
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** Reports from social media are used.
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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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I have been dealing with dementia problems for decades, now that I was diagnosed with Ess.Thrombo and being treated, the dementia seems to be improving. Has anyone else found this to be true? Thanks, Ginny
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