Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim and Clostridium difficile colitis - from FDA reports
Clostridium difficile colitis 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 Fluconazole, and have Preventive health care. This review analyzes which people have Clostridium difficile colitis with Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 7,253 people who have side effects when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 21, 2017
7,253 people reported to have side effects when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim.
Among them, 28 people (0.39%) have Clostridium difficile colitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim when people have Clostridium difficile colitis *:
- < 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 Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim *:
- female: 56.52 %
- male: 43.48 %
Age of people who have Clostridium difficile colitis when taking Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 4 %
- 10-19: 8 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 28 %
- 50-59: 24 %
- 60+: 36 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Preventive Health Care (6 people, 21.43%)
- Immunodeficiency Disorders (3 people, 10.71%)
- High Blood Pressure (3 people, 10.71%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (3 people, 10.71%)
- Diarrhea (2 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Mycophenolate Mofetil (8 people, 28.57%)
- Fluconazole (8 people, 28.57%)
- Everolimus (6 people, 21.43%)
- Prednisone (5 people, 17.86%)
- Methylprednisolone (5 people, 17.86%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Headache (7 people, 25.00%)
- High Blood Pressure (6 people, 21.43%)
- Septic Shock (5 people, 17.86%)
- Respiratory Acidosis (5 people, 17.86%)
- Hypotension (5 people, 17.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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so i am on drug court and i starting taken sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim on saturday night and i fail for benzo on sun and monday i haven't failed a test tell i starting taken this persription is this a possibility i could fail
Was on metronidazole for c diff which didn't work to get rid of it. Wondering now if this oral vancomycin medication will do the job that the other couldn't do. So far this new medication has given me a very bad stiff neck. Has anyone taken this and it cured your c diff.
User reviews to the study
This is my first and hopefuuly last time with cdiff. I take flagyl, it seems to be helping, then I had a relapse after taking it for 7 days. Might be due to my diet. as long as I have diarrhea, am I contagious.
I had serious c-dif for 4 1/2 months. Finally after 56 days of Vancomycin (4 daily) and a fecal transplant I got it under control. They say I don't have it but for the pas 2 1/2 months I have had episodes of uncontrollable diarrhea that comes on so quick, if I'm not close to a toilet it just ...
I was taking stribild for 3 months following a drug needle stuck at work. I quit taking it in the mid second month because I had lost 40 pounds and had constant loose stools. Now 1 month off of stribild, I am still having cdiff symptoms