Review: could Bactrim cause Tendonitis?
Summary: Tendonitis is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Metastases to bone.
We study 28,170 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim from FDA and social media. Among them, 68 have Tendonitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Tendonitis 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)
Tendonitis (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, sinusitis, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia, urinary tract infection. (latest reports from 9,551 Tendonitis patients)
On Mar, 31, 2015: 28,170 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim. Among them, 68 people (0.24%) have Tendonitis.
Time on Bactrim when people have Tendonitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Tendonitis when taking Bactrim * :
Severity of Tendonitis when taking Bactrim ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Tendonitis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (11 people, 16.18%)
- Breast cancer (11 people, 16.18%)
- Infection (8 people, 11.76%)
- Osteoporosis (7 people, 10.29%)
- Acne (7 people, 10.29%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (28 people, 41.18%)
- Neurontin (28 people, 41.18%)
- Bactrim ds (25 people, 36.76%)
- Levaquin (24 people, 35.29%)
- Aredia (23 people, 33.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Truvada for a 48-year old man with Hiv Infection Cdc Category B3. The patient has Tendonitis Exacerbated (a condition that causes pain and swelling of tendons)
- A study of side effects of Bactrim Ds for a 31-year old woman with Infection. The patient has Incontinence - Urinary (involuntary leakage of urine)
- A study of side effects of Bactrim Ds for a 17-year old boy with Acne And Teenagers. The patient has Persistent Cloaca (complex anorectal and genitourinary malformation)
- A study of drug interactions between Amitriptyline Hydrochloride, Aleve, Lipitor, Terbinafine Hydrochloride, Bactrim DS, Tamsulosin for a 68-year old man with Insomnia, Prostate Seed Implant, High Blood Cholesterol, Toe Fungus, Post Prostate Surgery Syndrome, Urinary Tract Disorder. The patient has Weight Increased
- A study of drug interactions between Amoxicillin, Ambien, Bactrim, Hydrocodone Bitartrate And Acetaminophen, Methylprednisolone, Glipizide, Verapamil Hydrochloride, Carafate for a 77-year old man with Bone Marrow Aspiration, Insomnia, Uti, Pain, Inflammation, Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Acid Reflux. The patient has Weakness, Hiccups
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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.
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