Bactrim and Nausea - from FDA reports

Nausea is found among people who take Bactrim, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Prednisone, and have Hiv infection. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 49,172 people who have side effects when taking Bactrim from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Oct, 07, 2018

49,172 people reported to have side effects when taking Bactrim.
Among them, 3,122 people (6.35%) have Nausea

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Bactrim cause Nausea?

Time on Bactrim when people have Nausea *:

Gender of people who have Nausea when taking Bactrim *:

  • female: 56.41 %
  • male: 43.59 %

Age of people who have Nausea when taking Bactrim *:

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Hiv Infection: 249 people, 7.98%
  2. Pain: 211 people, 6.76%
  3. Multiple Myeloma (cancer of the plasma cells): 195 people, 6.25%
  4. Preventive Health Care: 177 people, 5.67%
  5. High Blood Pressure: 152 people, 4.87%

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Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Prednisone: 319 people, 10.22%
  2. Zofran: 294 people, 9.42%
  3. Lasix: 284 people, 9.10%
  4. Prilosec: 262 people, 8.39%
  5. Ativan: 217 people, 6.95%

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Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Nausea And Vomiting: 1,319 people, 42.25%
  2. Diarrhea: 728 people, 23.32%
  3. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 651 people, 20.85%
  4. Fever: 631 people, 20.21%
  5. Weakness: 575 people, 18.42%

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* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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