Bactrim Side Effects

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  1. link Redandswollen
    Bactrim rash on hands and feet, rash on hands, non allergic rhinitis, itchy rash, sinus infection
    I was prescribed augmentin for an infected cut on my ankle. I took it for 5 days before I started getting some seasonal rhinitis pain. Doctor said I had a sinus infection and switched me from augmentin to bactrim, and also prescribed me flonase for t - 85% more...
    Redandswollen- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Bactrim
  2. link Texruss
    Bactrim skin rash, loss of appetite, calcium, adult dosage, gnc
    I took one adult dosage of Bactrim for a small persistent skin rash on my ankle. That dose has leveled me in a few hours. Chest pains, trouble breathing, body aches, loss of appetite and nausea. I went to GNC to get calcium and folic acid since I rea - 46% more...
    Texruss- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  3. link Kguyton
    Bactrim zyrtec, heart attack, bladder infection, red face, heartrate
    Wierd. I have taken Bactrim before and had no incicent - that I can recall. Well, today I was diagnosed with Bladder infection - took 1st dose of bactrim and about twenty minutes later (as i'm walking into a restaurant), everything starts going haywi - 82% more...
    Kguyton- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  4. link 1040
    Other uses for Bactrim
    Can Bactrim be taken for tooth abcess?
    1040- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  5. link Kylie74
    Bactrim sulfite allergies, laser procedure, red face, eighth day, drink beer
    I was given Bactrim after a laser procedure to my face. For the first seven days, my only symptom was a very red face which I unknowingly attributed to the laser procedure. On the eighth day, my face was very much improved in colour which I later rea - 66% more...
    Kylie74- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Bactrim
  6. link Topaz52
    Oh, I see someone else had a negative response to Bactrim(I recalled that it was called bacitricim.My experience was severe hives and I'm talking welts and lumps of severely itchy valleys of lumps. WHAT MISERY that was! Prescribed for what the 3rd ph - 91% more...
    Topaz52- over a year ago
  7. link Connie.roberts
    Bactrim urinary tract infection, hot flashes, dry mouth, feeling hot, go crazy
    I took Bactrim for a urinary tract infection. After I had taken the Bactrim for two days I started having really bad hot flashes. Never have had them before. I was burning up constantly, all day. Sweating on my face and chest. Slight nausea and heada - 67% more...
    Connie.roberts- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Bactrim
  8. link Pom1
    I started on a 6-day steroid and 14-day bactrim treatment for ear infection. After a week (when the steroid treatment was over) I began to have chills and high fever: my body would start shaking (felt like all my muscles were vibrating) and the fever - 62% more...
    Pom1- over a year ago
  9. link Jeanius
    Bactrim lethargic, uti, headaches
    I have been taking bactrim for 3 days for a UTI. I have felt lousy. In the afternoon I feel extremely lethargic, as if I have been injected with lead. I also have headaches. I will stop it now.
    Jeanius- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  10. link Jsdg115
    helping with Bactrim side effects
    My brother-in-law has been in the hospital for a couple days with what they have finally decided is an allergic reaction to Bactrim. He has had a fever for a week and is very listless. He hasn't eaten for a week, had some nausea, broken blood vessels - 53% more...
    Jsdg115- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Bactrim
  11. link Acadia06
    Bactrim bloodshot eyes, medicine box, urinary infection, leaflet, addressed
    my dad took trimethoptrim for a urinary infection and 4 days later he woke up with bloodshot eyes .on the leaflet in the medicine box the side effects states bloodshot eyes it was most alarming and this problem [side effect needs to be addressed
    Acadia06- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  12. link Seannuzzo
    Bactrim side effects of drugs, symptoms of hiv, sore throat, jaw line, range of motion
    Thank you for your stories. I thought I was feeling symptoms of HIV till I read fellow Bactrim user side effects. I intailly felt like my whole neck was very stiff and maybe sore. I had full range of motion, but felt very unusal. My glands felt sligh - 59% more...
    Seannuzzo- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  13. link Agie
    Bactrim dry mouth, candiasis, wack, medication
    Developed Systematic Candiasis, dry mouth, etc. It put some things out of wack. Asside from that I wouldn't say anything horrible as a result of this medication.
    Agie- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  14. link Michelle.werner
    Bactrim swollen gland
    Has anyone expierenced a swollen gland from this? how long did it take to go away, what did you do?
    Michelle.werner- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  15. link Michelle.werner
    Bactrim loss of appetite, heart beat, swollen gland
    I have had swollen gland, loss of appetite, and a very fast heart beat. This drug is horrible. Can any one help me!
    Michelle.werner- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  16. link Loveandreagomez
    Bactrim nauseas, couple weeks, couple days, uti, diarrhea
    i stopped taking bactrim for a UTI about a couple weeks ago. since then i just haven't felt the same. A couple days out of the week I get diarrhea, and feel a little nauseas. is this bactrim related?
    Loveandreagomez- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  17. link Faunmorris
    Bactrim severe headaches, pain medication, restless sleep, dry mouth, sharp shooting
    I had severe sharp pains all over my body. Sharp shooting pains in my joints, severe headaches. My entire face was swollen, my eyes bloodshot red and burning. My body still aches after about 2 weeks of recovery. I still feel pressure in my head. I'm - 42% more...
    Faunmorris- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  18. link Sassmu
    Bactrim extreme nausea, headaches
    My side effects were bothering me so bad that I had to stop taking it. I got extreme nausea, blinding headaches, and could not sleep while on it.
    Sassmu- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  19. link Janetm
    17 year old niece is dead
    I believe Bactrim killed my niece's only child. A beautiful blue-eyed joyful young lady. We buried her a week ago today. After being prescribed Bactrim for bladder infection her mother found her last Saturday morning in her bed dead. She had been tol - 81% more...
    Janetm- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  20. link Linda687b
    Bactrim kidney problems, blood thinners, dibetic, foot problem, kidneys
    BACTRIM KILLED MY HUSBAND MY HUSBAND WAS A DIBETIC, HAD LIVE TROUBLE & TOOK BLOOD THINNERS. THEY SHOULD NEVER HAVE GIVEN IT TO HIM. IT CAUSED HIS KIDNEYS TO FAIL. HE NEVER HAD KIDNEY PROBLEMS BEFORE. IT ALSO CAUSED HIM TO JERK AND GO INTO COMA LI - 27% more...
    Linda687b- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Bactrim
  21. link Tsionbenjudah
    Bactrim sulfameth trimethoprim, dry mouth, cold flu, walgreens, flomax
    Took it for 30 days for prostate infection. Fixed it, but then like an idiot I took Nyquil for a cold/flu which caused enlargement of prostate and subsequently backwash of urine which infected prostate again. Then took Cipro for two weeks, then Floma - 61% more...
    Tsionbenjudah- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  22. link Ggalvan_22
    Bactrim severe stomach pains, loss of appetite, headaches
    after only taking bactrim for a few days I noticed that I got severe stomach pains, headaches, and loss of appetite. I couldn't sleep when I took the med because the pains in my stomach were so bad I had to throw up to feel a little relief
    Ggalvan_22- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  23. link Leet0r999
    Bactrim aseptic meningitis, years of my life
    server aseptic meningitis resulting in being bed bound for 6 months. took 3 years of my life.
    Leet0r999- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  24. link Abattist
    Bactrim sinus infection, decongestant, pain reliever, eighth day, being sick
    I was prescribed Bactrim for a bad sinus infection. I took it along with a pain reliever and decongestant for eight days before I had any severe side effects. First I noticed that my glands were swollen, and by that eighth day my left gland was the s - 72% more...
    Abattist- over a year ago - in Bactrim
  25. link Phoebe_foley
    Bactrim bactim, levaquin, uti, immunity, tendon rupture
    After having many UTI's in the past, the problem with Bactrim was that it stopped working. I developed an immunity or tolerance to the drug, which didn't help with my next infection. I was then prescribed Levaquin, which, despite the cost, works, but - 33% more...
    Phoebe_foley- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Bactrim