co-trimoxazole


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co-trimoxazole

 [ko″tri-moks´ah-zōl]
a combination of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, an antibacterial used primarily in the treatment of urinary tract infections and Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia; administered orally or intravenously..

co-trimoxazole

/co-tri·mox·a·zole/ (ko″tri-moks´ah-zōl) a combination of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, an antibacterial used primarily in the treatment of urinary tract infections and pneumonia.

co-trimoxazole

A combination of the sulphonamide SULPHAMETHOXAZOLE and TRIMETHOPRIM. The drug is useful in acute BRONCHITIS, urinary infections, SALMONELLA infections and in the treatment of TYPHOID carriers. Brand names are Septrin and Chemotrim.

co-trimoxazole

an antibiotic preparation made up of a mixture of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole.
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Anti-typhoid antibiotic discs (Oxoid Ltd, Basingstoke, UK) were applied with their respective disc contents; ampicillin (10ug), co-trimoxazole (1.
Co-trimoxazole, the combination of sulfamethoxazole (SMX) and trimethoprim (TMP), which act by inhibition of a metabolic pathway for folic acid synthesis, is routinely used by urologists and fertility specialists to treat urinary tract bacterial infections occurring prior to in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment.
The most frequently associated drugs include vancomycin, diclofenac and co-trimoxazole, but the most consistent association described in the literature is with vancomycin.
10] The present study showed a high resistance to Ampicillin and Co-Trimoxazole throughout the study period.
Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns were determined using commercial antimicrobial disks (HiMedia, Mumbai): Chloramphenicol (30 [micro]g), nalidixic acid (30 [micro]g), ampicillin (10 [micro]g), azithromycin (15 [micro]g), co-trimoxazole (1.
Microbiologically confirmed symptomatic UTIs developed in 36 of 288 (13%) patients who received co-trimoxazole vs.
Oral maintenance combination therapy using chloramphenicol, co-trimoxazole, and doxycycline appears to reduce the risk of relapse to less than 5%, but this regimen is associated with a greater number of adverse effects.
100 ug of cranberry revealed significantly high activity than co-trimoxazole and pipemedic acid (p 0.
High resistance was identified with co-trimoxazole (54%), ceftriaxone (66%), and doxycycline (85%).