Bactrim


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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 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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First-line therapy for men with complicated/upper urinary infection is a 7-day course of ciprofloxacin or levofloxacin, with Bactrim being second line (Freeman et al., 2017).
Pathologic examination revealed PMC; thus, antifungal therapy with Bactrim was initiated.
(a) Results from NERs, Normalization and Relation Generation [Drugs] (d) [Relation Candidates] (1) Bactrim (C0591139) Bactrim-Allergy (2) Ramipril (C0072973) Bactrim-Respiratory infections Ramipril-Allergy [Events] (e) Ramipril-HTN (1) Allergy (C3539909) (2) Facial swelling (C0151602) [Actual Relations] (3) HTN (C0020538) Ramipril-Allergy [right arrow] ADR (4) Respiratory infections (C0035243) Ramipril-HTN [right arrow] IND (5) Viral infection (C0042769) (b) FIGURE 3: The upper block depicts the dependency parsing of two sentences (S1 and S2) and their outputs from OpenlE.
He was discharged on an additional 6-week course of ceftazidime 2 g BID through peripherally inserted central catheter followed by 3 months of oral Bactrim.
There was a history of marijuana use during pregnancy and the mother had a urinary tract infection, which was treated with Bactrim. The baby was born via an uncomplicated vaginal delivery and had Apgar scores of 8 and 9 at 1 and 5 minutes, respectively.
During this time period, Zane was treated with prednisone, amoxicillin, Augmentin, Bactrim and a few other antibiotics, and multiple courses of antibiotics were received.
With no antiretrovirals to offer our patients, a limited supply of fluconazole and Bactrim and HIV ELISA results that took 6 weeks to return from a tertiary centre, we found ourselves signing piles of death certificates every week and standing helplessly in front of our patients despite having been trained as curative clinicians.
Stock-out of Bactrim in health centres was order of the day and shortage of staff in these health centres coupled with no space for receiving Anti- retro viral therapy (ART) meant that PLHIV were combined with other patients."
(6) We used doxycycline, ciprofloxacin and bactrim since our patient was treated earlier with doxycycline and rifampicine for his systemic Brucellosis.
Drug-related crystals such as ampicillin, the sulfonamides, Bactrim and Indinavir can do much renal damage.
* Our patient was treated with Bactrim DS (800 mg sulfamethoxazole and 160 mg trimethoprim) one tablet PO BID for 10 days and acetic acid soaks for the MRSA.
Vulvar abscesses should be distinguished from Bartholin's gland abscesses and cysts (which tend to occur more medially) and should be treated to cover for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus; Bactrim and clindamycin are good choices, Dr.