Bactrim and Lewy body dementia - from FDA reports
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 Multiple myeloma. This review analyzes which people have Lewy body dementia 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, 08, 2017
41,059 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 44 people (0.11%) have Lewy Body Dementia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bactrim when people have Lewy Body Dementia *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Lewy Body Dementia when taking Bactrim *:
- female: 59.09 %
- male: 40.91 %
Age of people who have Lewy Body Dementia when taking Bactrim *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 2.56 %
- 40-49: 17.95 %
- 50-59: 0.0 %
- 60+: 79.49 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Multiple Myeloma (8 people, 18.18%)
- Depression (7 people, 15.91%)
- Insomnia (6 people, 13.64%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (5 people, 11.36%)
- Hiv Infection (4 people, 9.09%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Coumadin (11 people, 25.00%)
- Xanax (9 people, 20.45%)
- Digoxin (9 people, 20.45%)
- Elavil (8 people, 18.18%)
- Effexor (8 people, 18.18%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Urinary Tract Infection (18 people, 40.91%)
- Fatigue (18 people, 40.91%)
- Confusional State (18 people, 40.91%)
- Weakness (16 people, 36.36%)
- Oedema Peripheral (15 people, 34.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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