Review: could Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim cause Drug Screen False Positive?


Drug screen false positive is reported only by a few people who take Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim. We study 6,436 people who have side effects while taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Drug screen false positive. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug screen false positive and more.

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Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim

Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim 7,114 users)

Drug Screen False Positive

Drug screen false positive has been reported by people with depression, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety, bipolar disorder, pain (latest reports from 1,843 Drug screen false positive patients).

On Oct, 17, 2016

6,436 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim.
Among them, 2 people (0.03%) have Drug Screen False Positive

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim cause Drug screen false positive?

Time on Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim when people have Drug Screen False Positive *:

  • < 1 month: 100 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Drug Screen False Positive when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Drug Screen False Positive when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim *:

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

Severity of Drug Screen False Positive **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Drug Screen False Positive **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Migraine (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Infection (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Hysterectomy (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Hypertension (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Depression (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Permethrin. (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Lithium Bi-Carbonate (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Estradiol. (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Effexor (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Cyclobenzaprine (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Emotional Distress (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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