28th October 2019

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What is Sulfameth trimethoprim 800 160 mg TB used to treat?

Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim are both antibiotics that treat different types of infection caused by bacteria. Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim is used a combination antibiotic used to treat ear infections, urinary tract infections, bronchitis, traveler's diarrhea, shigellosis, and Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia.

Also, what bacteria does sulfamethoxazole trimethoprim treat?

Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim is an antibacterial prescription combination medicine approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat certain infections, such as:
  • Acute exacerbations (worsening) of chronic bronchitis;
  • Urinary tract and acute ear infections;
  • Shigellosis;
  • Diarrhea;

What are the side effects of taking trimethoprim?

Common side effects of trimethoprim include:
  • itching and rash,
  • diarrhea,
  • nausea,
  • vomiting,
  • stomach upset,
  • loss of appetite,
  • changes in taste,
  • headache,
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