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Bactrim

 [bak-trim]
trademark for combination preparations of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, an antimicrobial.

Bactrim

(băk′trĭm)
A trademark for a mixture of sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim.

Bactrim

a trademark for a fixed-combination drug containing two antibiotics (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) commonly prescribed to treat urinary tract infection.

Bactrim

A broad-spectrum combination antibiotic.

Indication
UTIs, traveler’s diarrhoea, acute otitis media, PCP (Pneumocystis carinii (now jiroveci) pneumonia), URIs, peptic ulcer disease.

Bactrim®

Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole. See TMP/SMX.
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She was commenced back on prophylactic Bactrim and had no further urinary issues for 6 months at which stage her pediatrician decided to trial her off her nocte dose of Bactrim.
At scheduled follow-up visits, patient adherence with Bactrim, the study medicine for the parent PCP-TMS study, was determined by self-report and clinician ratings.
MRSA is resistant to b-lactam antibiotics such as oral cephalexin; currently, MRSA is treated with antibiotics such as bactrim (trimethaprim-sulfamethoxazole), rifampin, doxycycline, and clindamycin (Benoit & Suchard 2006; Moran et al.
Schachner uses a lot of oral Bactrim DS twice daily in patients with "train-wreck acne" and finds in roughly half of cases, the benefits preclude the need for Accutane.
Antibiotics, including Cilindamycin and Bactrim, can be used to fight the infection.
Amoxicillin was the drug of choice for many infections with Bactrim held as a substitute for those who possessed a penicillin allergy.
On November 22, 2004, days alter The Lancet reported that the cheap antibiotic co-trimoxazole (Septra, Bactrim, and other brand names) had dramatically reduced death in a group of Zambian children with HIV, the World Health Organization (WHO), UNAIDS and UNICEF released a statement recommending the drug for all children with HIV symptoms in poor countries [1].
Antineoplastics, such as Arimidex and tamoxifen, and even certain antibiotics, such as Bactrim, Flagyl, and Cipro, can induce depression or depressive-like symptoms.
We found that 32 percent of the men and 23 percent of the women in our sample received trimethroprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMZ, brand names Bactrim and Septra).
Dr Lozano said the condition, called toxic epidermal necloris, was caused by a rare reaction to the common antibiotic Bactrim.
Yeargain, who lives in Ocean Beach, north of San Diego, had just finished the 10-day course of Bactrim for a sinus infection when the reaction began.