trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole

trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole

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One South African series measured breast milk levels of both trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole among 50 Bantu women treated with TMP/SMX for various infections (including UT1).
Drainage of the lesion was performed, and oral trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole (160 and 800 mg, respectively, every 12 h) was started.
Co-trimoxazole (a combination of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, sometimes called TMP/SMX) was first used to prevent AIDS-related PCP (pneumocystis pneumonia) in 1985 [2]--(although it was standard of care for prevention of PCP in other patients with immune deficiencies long before then).
Of the 1,170 isolates that were analyzed, 93% were resistant to at least one antimicrobial agent, including ampicillin (79% of isolates), streptomycin (56%), sulfamethoxazole (56%), tetracycline (53%), and combined trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole (51%).
Further susceptibility testing performed by agar diffusion showed that the organism was also susceptible to amoxicillin, vancomycin, a combination of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, and erythromycin.