Bactrim and Zoloft drug interactions - from FDA reports
Drug interactions are reported among people who take Bactrim and Zoloft together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Bactrim and Zoloft. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,015 people who take the same drugs from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Dec, 22, 2017
1,015 people who take Bactrim, Zoloft are studied.
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Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 44,577 users)
Zoloft has active ingredients of sertraline hydrochloride. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Zoloft 104,372 users)
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Related publications that referenced our studies
- Izgi C, Erdem G, Mansuroglu D, Kurtoglu N, Kara M, Gunesdogdu F, "Severe hypokalemia probably associated with sertraline use", Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 2014 Jan .
On eHealthMe, Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim) is often used to treat prophylaxis. Zoloft (sertraline hydrochloride) is often used to treat depression. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.
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Questions to the study
I've been taking Bactrim for 1 week. 5th day. I had irregular and fast heartbeat, tiredness, dizziness. I stopped taking it 2 day. Still have the symptom. What do I have to do? Will it go away? Thanks.
I'm not sure if I should discontinue the Zoloft since I have noticed much more hair pulling. My daughter is being treated for OCD. She has said she feels a little better being on Zoloft but she is still pulling out her eye brows and eye lashes and now she is pulling the hair out on the sides ...
I have been taking Sertaline for 20 years now. This week I was prescribed Levofloxacin for a Diverticulitis condition diagnosed on Monday. I chose not to take the Sertaline for the up to ten day stretch on this, new to me, medicine. I take Sertraline for an anxiety problem. I do not wish to add ...
i been off and on sertraline for awhile now but now I am bleeding could I be bleeding because I am not taking the sertraline if that is the cause how long will the bleeding last because im on the depo shot so I should not be bleeding
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Iam 46 and take 50 mg of Zoloft a day for relief of migraines. My left breast in one area has become slightly engorged and feels like when I used to need to breastfeed! Omg! So, just wondering if I cut my dose in half will I get some relief? (As long as my migraines are controlled of course)
I was on Zoloft for several years and began getting what was diagnosed as Orthostatic Hypotension. I must have fallen twenty times, luckily only one of the falls sent me to a shoulder doctor at Holy Cross Hospital in Ft Lauderdale.....It was determined I damaged both shoulders, rotator cuff ...
I took Bactrim DS for a week or so. It burnt the front half of my tongue and more than half the roof of my mouth. I followed up with a mouth specialist who diagnosed me with burning mouth syndrome. That was FOUR years ago, and my condition has not improved. My mouth still feels burnt all the ...
I just started on Bactrim for 14 days and now its uncomfortable to sit. My PSA was 3.9 and has risen to 5.4. I was taking testosterone shots 200mg every 2 weeks and my PSA has risen. Now they are ordering a mri on the prostate.