Bactrim ds and Bunion - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Bunion is reported only by a few people who take Bactrim Ds.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Bactrim ds and have Bunion. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 14,327 people who have side effects while taking Bactrim ds from the FDA, and is updated regularly.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Aug, 15, 2022

14,327 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim ds.
Among them, 5 people (0.03%) have Bunion.

What is Bactrim ds?

Bactrim ds has active ingredients of sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim. It is often used in urinary tract infection. eHealthMe is studying from 14,267 Bactrim ds users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Bunion?

Bunion (a painful swelling on the first joint of the big toe) is found to be associated with 519 drugs and 299 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Bactrim ds and Bunion reports submitted per year:

Could Bactrim ds cause Bunion?

Time on Bactrim ds when people have Bunion *:

  • < 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 Bunion when taking Bactrim ds *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Bunion when taking Bactrim ds *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 60 %
  • 20-29: 20 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 20 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Bactrim ds *:

  1. Accutane: 4 people, 80.00%
  2. Dilantin: 1 person, 20.00%
  3. Clonazepam: 1 person, 20.00%
  4. Colace: 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Combivent: 1 person, 20.00%
  6. Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride: 1 person, 20.00%
  7. Cymbalta: 1 person, 20.00%
  8. Depakote: 1 person, 20.00%
  9. Diflucan: 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Doxycycline Hyclate: 1 person, 20.00%

Common side effects people have besides Bunion *:

  1. High Blood Cholesterol: 5 people, 100.00%
  2. Chest Pain: 5 people, 100.00%
  3. Anaemia (lack of blood): 5 people, 100.00%
  4. Dizziness: 5 people, 100.00%
  5. Depression: 5 people, 100.00%
  6. Breathing Difficulty: 5 people, 100.00%
  7. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (a condition in which stomach contents leak backward from the stomach into the oesophagus): 5 people, 100.00%
  8. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 4 people, 80.00%
  9. Gastritis (inflammation of stomach): 4 people, 80.00%
  10. Gastrointestinal Disorder (functional problems of gastrointestinal tract): 4 people, 80.00%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus): 3 people, 60.00%
  2. Wheezing (a high-pitched whistling sound made while you breath): 1 person, 20.00%
  3. Hypersensitivity: 1 person, 20.00%
  4. Asthma: 1 person, 20.00%
  5. Breathing Difficulty: 1 person, 20.00%
  6. Bronchitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes): 1 person, 20.00%
  7. Chest Pain: 1 person, 20.00%
  8. Constipation: 1 person, 20.00%
  9. Cough: 1 person, 20.00%
  10. Depression: 1 person, 20.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Bactrim ds and have Bunion?

Check whether Bunion is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on sulfamethoxazole; trimethoprim (the active ingredients of Bactrim ds) and Bactrim ds (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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