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 28,170 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 has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from 29,499 Bactrim users)
Oral candidiasis (fungal infection of mouth) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, hiv infection, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 6,578 Oral candidiasis patients)
On Mar, 6, 2015: 28,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 220 people (0.78%) have Oral Candidiasis.
Time on Bactrim when people have Oral candidiasis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Oral candidiasis||46.88%||18.75%||0.00%||28.12%||6.25%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Oral candidiasis when taking Bactrim * :
|Oral candidiasis||1.52%||2.02%||5.56%||5.56%||16.16%||37.37%||19.19%||12.63% |
Severity of Oral candidiasis when taking Bactrim ** :
How people recovered from Oral candidiasis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (53 people, 24.09%)
- Prophylaxis (24 people, 10.91%)
- Anxiety (20 people, 9.09%)
- Candidiasis (18 people, 8.18%)
- Multiple myeloma (18 people, 8.18%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Diflucan (65 people, 29.55%)
- Bactrim ds (59 people, 26.82%)
- Aredia (49 people, 22.27%)
- Zometa (45 people, 20.45%)
- Norvir (45 people, 20.45%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- A study of side effects of Septra Ds for a 39-year old woman with Urinary Tract Infection. The patient has Hemorrhoidal Bleeding (bleeding piles)
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