Biaxin and Bactrim drug interactions - from FDA reports

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Biaxin and Bactrim together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Biaxin and Bactrim. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 454 people who take the same drugs from FDA , and is updated regularly.

On Jul, 08, 2018

454 people who take Biaxin, Bactrim are studied.

Number of reports submitted per year:

Biaxin and Bactrim drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  1. Pyrexia (fever)
  2. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  3. Headache (pain in head)
  4. Pain
  5. Anaemia (lack of blood)
1 - 6 months:
  1. Haemoglobin decreased
  2. Renal failure (kidney dysfunction)
  3. Sinus tachycardia (a heart rhythm with elevated rate of impulses originating from the sinoatrial node)
  4. White blood cell count decreased
  5. Abdominal pain
6 - 12 months:
  1. Diarrhoea
  2. Diverticulum (out pouching of a hollow (or a fluid-filled) structure in the body)
  3. Drug exposure during pregnancy
  4. Drug intolerance (drug sensitivity)
  5. Dysaesthesia (abnormal sensation)
1 - 2 years:
  1. Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight)
  2. Blood alkaline phosphatase increased
  3. Blood electrolytes abnormal
  4. Calculus urinary (stone in urinary system)
  5. Creatinine renal clearance decreased
2 - 5 years:
  1. Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (disease of the human immune system caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (hiv))
  2. Blood osmolarity decreased
  3. Renal tubular acidosis (medical condition that involves an accumulation of acid in the body due to a failure of the kidneys)
  4. Cytomegalovirus infection
  5. Dysphagia (condition in which swallowing is difficult or painful)
not specified:
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Vomiting
  4. Depression
  5. Drug hypersensitivity

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

  1. Drug hypersensitivity
  2. Pain
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  4. Vomiting
  5. Depression
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Anxiety
  4. Dizziness
  5. Night sweats (sweating in night)

Most common drug interactions by age *:

  1. Cell-mediated immune deficiency (loss of defence mechanism of cell)
  2. Gastrointestinal necrosis (destruction of gastrointestinal organ)
  3. Humoral immune defect (impairment of humoral immunity)
  4. Hypopyon (pus in the eye)
  5. Iritis (painful inflammation of the iris of the eye)
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Arthralgia (joint pain)
  3. Colitis ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)
  4. Crohn's disease (condition that causes inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract)
  5. Rectal haemorrhage (bleeding from anus)
  1. Pneumonia
  2. Pancytopenia (medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets)
  3. Cellulitis (infection under the skin)
  4. Dizziness
  5. Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Depression
  4. Vomiting
  5. Dizziness
  1. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
  2. Pyrexia (fever)
  3. Asthenia (weakness)
  4. Renal failure acute (rapid kidney dysfunction)
  5. Vomiting
  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  2. Pain
  3. Cellulitis (infection under the skin)
  4. Oedema peripheral (superficial swelling)
  5. Scar
  1. Anaemia (lack of blood)
  2. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)
  3. Deep vein thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis)
  4. Injury
  5. Vomiting

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Biaxin has active ingredients of clarithromycin. It is often used in sinusitis. (latest outcomes from Biaxin 11,704 users)


Bactrim has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. (latest outcomes from Bactrim 44,580 users)

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