2 patient evaluations for Sulfamethoxazole-Trimethoprim (cotrimoxazole) with a side effects rating of Severe

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Sep 4, 2008 (Started Aug 11, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (sickness, weight loss, anxious mood)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 7680 mg Daily
Side effects: anxious mood, sickness, weight loss

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Dec 1, 1997 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Support immune health)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fever, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Advice & Tips: Try the Bactrim desensitizing treatment to see if it might help in being able to take this usually-effective, inexpensive medicine. After twice failing desensitization, I was placed on Diflucan tablets when my t-cell count was below 200 count.
Side effects: nausea, fever

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