Review: could Bactrim cause Pancreatitis?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 26, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 27,992 people who take Bactrim. Among them, 492 have Pancreatitis. See who they are, when they have Pancreatitis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Bactrim (latest outcomes from 29,374 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection, infection. Commonly reported side effects of Bactrim include fever, nausea aggravated, nausea, anaemia, weakness.
Pancreatitis (inflammation of pancreas) (latest reports from 192,490 patients) has been reported by people with type 2 diabetes, depression, high blood pressure, diabetes, bipolar disorder.
On Feb, 26, 2014: 27,151 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 492 people (1.81%) have Pancreatitis.
Time on Bactrim when people have Pancreatitis * :
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Age of people who have Pancreatitis when taking Bactrim * :
Severity of Pancreatitis when taking Bactrim ** :
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How people recovered from Pancreatitis ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (127 people, 25.81%)
- Acute lymphocytic leukaemia (27 people, 5.49%)
- Multiple myeloma (18 people, 3.66%)
- Prophylaxis (16 people, 3.25%)
- Hypertension (14 people, 2.85%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Bactrim ds (139 people, 28.25%)
- Kaletra (71 people, 14.43%)
- Diflucan (65 people, 13.21%)
- Videx (57 people, 11.59%)
- Fluconazole (57 people, 11.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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