Bactrim and Renal failure - from FDA reports
Renal failure is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Hiv infection. This review analyzes which people have Renal failure 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, 1,004 people (2.45%) have Renal Failure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Bactrim when people have Renal Failure *:
- < 1 month: 73.46 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.58 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.47 %
- 2 - 5 years: 1.85 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.23 %
- 10+ years: 1.85 %
Gender of people who have Renal Failure when taking Bactrim *:
- female: 42.9 %
- male: 57.1 %
Age of people who have Renal Failure when taking Bactrim *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.02 %
- 10-19: 5.6 %
- 20-29: 3.57 %
- 30-39: 10.36 %
- 40-49: 13.81 %
- 50-59: 18.21 %
- 60+: 46.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Hiv Infection (140 people, 13.94%)
- High Blood Pressure (128 people, 12.75%)
- Multiple Myeloma (112 people, 11.16%)
- Preventive Health Care (107 people, 10.66%)
- Pain (82 people, 8.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (148 people, 14.74%)
- Prednisone (114 people, 11.35%)
- Dexamethasone (99 people, 9.86%)
- Neurontin (98 people, 9.76%)
- Aspirin (92 people, 9.16%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (158 people, 15.74%)
- Anaemia (151 people, 15.04%)
- Fever (145 people, 14.44%)
- Pneumonia (133 people, 13.25%)
- Thrombocytopenia (132 people, 13.15%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Renal failure when taking Bactrim?
Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 43,268 users)
Renal failure (kidney dysfunction) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple myeloma, coronary artery bypass, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 85,558 Renal failure patients).
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