Review: could Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim cause Rash (Rashes)?
Summary: Rash is found among people who take Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisolone, and have Hiv infection.
We study 5,543 people who have side effects while taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim from FDA and social media. Among them, 354 have Rash. Find out below who they are, when they have Rash 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 5,756 Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim users)
Rash (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, depression. (latest reports from 151,048 Rash patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 5,543 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim. Among them, 354 people (6.39%) have Rash.
Time on Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim when people have Rash * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Rash when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim * :
Age of people who have Rash when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim * :
Severity of Rash when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Rash ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hiv infection (36 people, 10.17%)
- Urinary tract infection (35 people, 9.89%)
- Prophylaxis (34 people, 9.60%)
- Multiple myeloma (25 people, 7.06%)
- Decubitus ulcer (16 people, 4.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prednisolone (47 people, 13.28%)
- Velcade (30 people, 8.47%)
- Acyclovir (25 people, 7.06%)
- Allopurinol (25 people, 7.06%)
- Ciprofloxacin hcl (23 people, 6.50%)
* 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 drug interactions between Multivitamin, Aspirin, Simvastatin, Clonazepam for a 60-year old man with Nutrition - Inadequate, Heart Attack, High Blood Cholesterol, Generalised Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Rash Generalised
- A study of side effects of Ramipril for a 42-year old woman with High Blood Pressure. The patient has Skin Rash (redness)
- A study of side effects of Flovent Hfa for a 58-year old woman with Asthma. The patient has Rash (redness)
- 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 drug interactions between Lisinopril, Sertraline for a 53-year old man with Blood Pressure Decreased, Anxiety Disorder. The patient has Lip Dry, Burning Eyes, Rash Generalised
Recent Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim related drug comparison:
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