Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim (cotrimoxazole)

About Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim (cotrimoxazole) (Prescription Drug)

Sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim, also known as SMX-TMP or cotrimoxazole, is a combination of sulfamethoxazole, an antibacterial sulfonamide, and trimethoprim. The combination eliminates bacteria that cause many kinds of infections, including pneumonia and urinary tract and intestinal infections.

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Jennapooh2003's Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim (cotrimoxazole) History (Stopped)
400 mg-80 mg Daily Feb 26 - Oct 04, 2010
Stopped Doctor's advice Oct 4, 2010

Jennapooh2003's Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim (cotrimoxazole) is for…

  • Prevent infection

Jennapooh2003's side effects of Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim (cotrimoxazole)…

  • Rash on legs Sep 15, 2010


Oct 4, 2010

400 mg-80 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prevent infection)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (rash on legs)
  • Adherence
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take