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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim Oral.

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Condition: Other
6/25/2014 2:45:17 PM

Reviewer: Jay, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
People over 60 should not be prescribed this medicine with sulpha in it. I now know I am allergic to it and other 60 year olds probably are. I ached all over, still do 4 days after stopping. Vomiting, fever, diarrhea and still have a rash. Had to switch antibiotics to heal my bug bite.

Condition: Other
7/17/2013 3:35:09 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
1st time didn't work, so needed 2nd prescription..however 2nd time developed allergic reaction..large scale hives and skin erruptions over body...until 1 week after stopped medication...

Condition: Other
5/26/2013 8:15:47 AM

Reviewer: toni fecke, 19-24 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I don't like the side effects but it has been helping the last two I'm taking this medication for whatt started out wit a spider bite

Condition: Other
2/4/2013 5:49:29 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Headache

Condition: Other
9/23/2012 6:22:08 PM

Reviewer: Mdcmdaw, 65-74 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am on my 5th day and have inflammation on the lips, upper back pain, last night I had neck pain, feel tired and brake out in cold sweats, insomnia is worst. Dr prescribed it for a boil type thing on my breast.

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