Review: could Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim cause Genital Pain?


Genital pain is found among people who take Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Actonel, and have Osteoporosis . We study 6,436 people who have side effects while taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim from FDA and social media. Among them, 18 have Genital pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Genital pain 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)

Genital Pain

Genital pain (pain in genital) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 6,929 Genital pain patients).

On Oct, 23, 2016

6,436 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim.
Among them, 18 people (0.28%) have Genital Pain

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim cause Genital pain?

Time on Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim when people have Genital Pain *:

  • < 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 Genital Pain when taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim *:

  • female: 70.59 %
  • male: 29.41 %

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

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 15.38 %
  • 30-39: 15.38 %
  • 40-49: 7.69 %
  • 50-59: 7.69 %
  • 60+: 53.85 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Urinary Tract Infection (3 people, 16.67%)
  • Prostate Infection (3 people, 16.67%)
  • Osteoporosis (3 people, 16.67%)
  • Rash (2 people, 11.11%)
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (2 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Fosamax (7 people, 38.89%)
  • Actonel (7 people, 38.89%)
  • Prilosec (6 people, 33.33%)
  • Aspirin (6 people, 33.33%)
  • Meloxicam (5 people, 27.78%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Pain In Extremity (8 people, 44.44%)
  • Pain (8 people, 44.44%)
  • Arthralgia (8 people, 44.44%)
  • Gait Disturbance (7 people, 38.89%)
  • Fracture Displacement (7 people, 38.89%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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