Review: could Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim cause Boils?


Boils is found among people who take Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Methadone Hcl, and have Subcutaneous abscess . We study 5,139 people who have side effects while taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim from FDA and social media. Among them, 7 have Boils. Find out below who they are, when they have Boils and more.

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Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim

Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in preventive health care. (latest outcomes from Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim 5,670 users)


Boils has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, abdominal pain upper, feeling abnormal, abdominal pain, diarrhea (latest reports from 2,652 Boils patients).

On Aug, 20, 2016

5,139 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim.
Among them, 7 people (0.14%) have Boils

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim cause Boils?

Time on Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim when people have Boils *:

  • < 1 month: 50 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 50 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Boils when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim *:

  • female: 14.29 %
  • male: 85.71 %

Age of people who have Boils when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 66.67 %
  • 50-59: 33.33 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Subcutaneous Abscess (3 people)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (1 person)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person)
  • Hypercalcaemia (1 person)
  • Hiv Infection (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Omeprazole (2 people)
  • Mirtazapine (2 people)
  • Methadone Hcl (2 people)
  • Kytril (1 person)
  • Citalopram Hydrobromide (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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