eHealthMe - What patients like me said? eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

What patients like me said?

How to?

Related topic: Bactrim, Oral candidiasis

Review: could Bactrim cause Oral candidiasis?

Summary: Oral candidiasis could be caused by Bactrim, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Diflucan, and have Hiv infection.

We study 28,070 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 220 have Oral candidiasis. Find out below who they are, when they have Oral candidiasis and more.

How are my drugs for patients like me? On eHealthMe, you can find the answer by studying 348 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. Start now >>>

Bactrim

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

Oral candidiasis

Oral candidiasis (fungal infection of mouth) (latest reports from 44,215 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hiv infection.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 28,003 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 220 people (0.79%) have Oral Candidiasis. They amount to 0.50% of all the 44,106 people who have Oral Candidiasis on eHealthMe.

Trend of Oral candidiasis in Bactrim reports

Time on Bactrim when people have Oral candidiasis * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Oral candidiasis46.88%18.75%0.00%28.12%6.25%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Oral candidiasis when taking Bactrim * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Oral candidiasis1.52%2.02%5.56%5.56%16.16%37.37%19.19%12.63%

Severity of Oral candidiasis when taking Bactrim ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Oral candidiasis ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hiv infection (53 people, 24.09%)
  2. Prophylaxis (24 people, 10.91%)
  3. Anxiety (20 people, 9.09%)
  4. Candidiasis (18 people, 8.18%)
  5. Multiple myeloma (18 people, 8.18%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Diflucan (65 people, 29.55%)
  2. Bactrim ds (59 people, 26.82%)
  3. Aredia (49 people, 22.27%)
  4. Zometa (45 people, 20.45%)
  5. Norvir (45 people, 20.45%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

On eHealthMe, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is often used for urinary tract infection. Find out below the conditions Bactrim is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Bactrim used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 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.

    Reply

  • From this study (4 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 (1 month ago):

  • Causing weight loss, reduced appetite, lethargy

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

More questions for: Bactrim, Oral candidiasis

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • Interaction between bactrim & vit c
    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 bact ...

More reviews for: Bactrim, Oral candidiasis

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

Related study

- Bactrim side effects

 

Related symptom

- Oral Candidiasis

 

 

Recent user comments

- "I am wondering if Omneprazole has caused my upper sto ... " (2 hours ago)

- "Am in need of total knee replacement scheduled for Se ... " (2 hours ago)

- "Since shortly (1-2weeks) after starting paroxetine (P ... " (3 hours ago)

- "Want to know if this medicine is addicted and the sid ... " (6 hours ago)

- "Gained 7 pounds in the two months of taking medicatio ... " (7 hours ago)

 

Tools

- Check symptoms
- Check drugs
- Compare drugs
- Ask a question
- Write a review
- Report a side effect

 

Popular searches

- Chf
- Ilevro
- Recurring Skin Boils
- Tuberculous Abscess Central Nervous System
- Csf White Blood Cell Count Decreased

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.