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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Septra Oral.

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43 Total User Reviews

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Condition: Other
10/16/2009 3:33:27 PM

Reviewer: Maxine, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was given the generic version of Septra DS which is Sulfamethoxazole/TMP DS to clear up my acne. After about a week on the medication I came down the what appeared to be the flu, with a 104.4 temperature. The Dr. had put me on another antibiotic and was told not to take the Septra while I was on the flu antibiotic. As soon as I went back on the Septra the flu symptoms came back within 2 days ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
9/1/2009 2:54:21 PM

Reviewer: K Emison, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I took Septra for a spider bite that was large, red and hot and made me sick. After about 6 days on the Septra I developed a hive-type, very itchy rash on various areas of my body.

Condition: Other
7/16/2009 4:00:04 AM

Reviewer: ispwyf2000, 35-44 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 took 2 pills and had massive amount of blood in my urine. It kept getting worse I had a very high fever and could not move from the bed. What I did not know was that as a DIABETIC I never should have been prescibed a sulfa drug at all. A diabetic should never take any sulfa drugs. This could be fatal to them. Also saw a review where a mom breast fed while taking this drug the warning say th ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
5/22/2009 8:52:35 AM

Reviewer: Mommyofone, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
My 2 year old daughter has been on this antibiotic since Wednesday night. She takes 1 teaspoon twice daily. (it's in liquid form) She was given this antibiotic for a Urinary Tract Infection..I am not sure if it is the medicine or just the general discomfort, but she has not slept much.

Condition: Other
5/18/2009 7:29:45 PM

Reviewer: blue*eyes, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Good drug with no side effects. My UTI was better in a few days.

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