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%).
In the study, children who received the shot did not develop new ear infections any sooner than children who took oral trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole each day for 10 days.
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.