Review: could Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim cause Drug screen false positive?
We study 5,529 people who have side effects while taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim from FDA and social media. 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 (latest outcomes from 5,740 users) has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection.
Drug screen false positive
Drug screen false positive (latest reports from 4,267 patients) has been reported by people with depression, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, pain.
On Jul, 12, 2014: 5,529 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim. Among them, 1 people (0.02%) has Drug Screen False Positive. They amount to 0.02% of all the 4,262 people who have Drug Screen False Positive on eHealthMe.
Time on Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim when people have Drug screen false positive * :
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Gender of people who have Drug screen false positive when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim * :
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Age of people who have Drug screen false positive when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim * :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Infection (1 people, 100.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
Comments for this study:
Gerold (12 months ago):
I'm a white male that is 46 yrs old. I'm taking a antibiotic called trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole. I'm on probation. Since I started taking this medicine I've been failing urine test for benzos. The only other meds I'm taking is janumet n vitimans. I never had a issue with these. I need some info on the antibiotics before I get in trouble with probation
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