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Review: could Bactrim cause Oral candidiasis?





Summary: Oral candidiasis is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Diflucan, and have Hiv infection.

We study 28,147 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.

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Bactrim

Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 29,475 users)

Oral candidiasis

Oral candidiasis (fungal infection of mouth) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, hiv infection.(latest reports from Oral candidiasis 6,568 patients)

On Nov, 30, 2014: 28,147 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 220 people (0.78%) have Oral Candidiasis.

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.

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