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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Sulfameth, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Sulfameth side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Sulfameth.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Sulfameth side effects are:
Rash (6 reports)
Headache (3 reports)
Headache And Rash (3 reports)
Nausea Or Hunger Pain (2 reports)
Black Stool (1 reports)
Depression (1 reports)
High Temperature, Headache (1 reports)
Penile Rash (1 reports)
Severe Headache (1 reports)

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Sulfameth Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Sulfameth reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Sulfameth on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Meningitis
on Jan 24, 2014 Female from US , 77 years of age, weighting 115.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/tmp Ds. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: meningitis. Sulfamethoxazole/tmp Ds dosage: 1 Tablet, Twice A Day, By Mouth.
Associated medications used:
  • Donepezil
  • Risperidone
  • Lorazepam
  • Sertraline
  • Metoprolol Tartrate
  • Amlodipine Besylate
  • Sucralfate
  • Viactiv Calcium Plus D
Patient was hospitalized and became disabled.

Neutropenia, Rash, Pyrexia
Patient was taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: neutropenia, rash, pyrexia on Jan 27, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 73 years of age, weighting 170.4 lb, was diagnosed with and. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Hyperkalaemia
Adverse event was reported on Jan 24, 2014 by a Male taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 73 years of age, weighting 198.9 lb, After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: hyperkalaemia.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Failure Acute, Cytomegalovirus Colitis, International Normalised Ratio Increased
on Jan 24, 2014 Male from US , 68 years of age, weighting 313.3 lb, was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: renal failure acute, cytomegalovirus colitis, international normalised ratio increased. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: 2 Tab Bid Po.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.


Muscle Tightness, Angioedema, Urticaria, Pruritus, Purpura
on Jan 23, 2014 Male from US , weighting 170.6 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: muscle tightness, angioedema, urticaria, pruritus, purpura. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Failure Acute
Patient was taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: renal failure acute on Jan 17, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 93 years of age, weighting 188.7 lb, . Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: 1 Tab. Patient was hospitalized.

Pyrexia, Chills, Fatigue, Myalgia, Syncope, Erythema, Toxicity To Various Agents, White Blood Cell Count Decreased, Platelet Count Decreased
Adverse event was reported on Jan 13, 2014 by a Female taking Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 78 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: pyrexia, chills, fatigue, myalgia, syncope, erythema, toxicity to various agents, white blood cell count decreased, platelet count decreased. Patient was hospitalized.

Completed Suicide, Toxicity To Various Agents
on Jan 13, 2014 Male from US , 19 years of age, was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: completed suicide, toxicity to various agents. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: Unk.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Angioedema, Erythema Multiforme, Rash
on Jan 08, 2014 Male from US , 41 years of age, weighting 211.4 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: angioedema, erythema multiforme, rash. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: 1 Tab.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Hyperkalaemia
Patient was taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: hyperkalaemia on Jan 07, 2014 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 50 years of age, weighting 255.5 lb, . Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: 1 Tab Bid Po. Patient was hospitalized.

Serum Sickness, Rash, Arthralgia
Adverse event was reported on Jan 02, 2014 by a Male taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim (Dosage: 1 Tab, Bid, Po) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 67 years of age, weighting 178.4 lb, Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: serum sickness, rash, arthralgia. Patient was hospitalized.

Angioedema, Pulmonary Oedema, Cardiac Failure
on Dec 31, 2013 Female from US , 93 years of age, weighting 116.8 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: angioedema, pulmonary oedema, cardiac failure. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: 800/160.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Arthritis Cream
  • Bactrim
  • Milk Of Magnesia
  • Namenda
  • Protonix
  • Tylenol
  • Bisacodyl
  • Bumetanide


Angioedema, Rash
on Dec 31, 2013 Male from US , 59 years of age, weighting 267.6 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: angioedema, rash. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: 2 Tab Bid Po.

Urticaria
Patient was taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: urticaria on Dec 26, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 80 years of age, . Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: Unk.

Hyponatraemia, Hypovolaemia, Tachycardia, Urticaria, Orthostatic Hypotension
Adverse event was reported on Dec 17, 2013 by a Male taking Sulfamethoxazole+trimethoprim (Dosage: 15 Mg/kg/day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 28 years of age, After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: hyponatraemia, hypovolaemia, tachycardia, urticaria, orthostatic hypotension.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Cholecystitis Acute, Gastritis Erosive, Epstein-barr Virus Antibody Positive, Cutaneous Vasculitis, Smooth Muscle Antibody Positive, Granulomatous Liver Disease
on Dec 12, 2013 Male from US , 38 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: cholecystitis acute, gastritis erosive, epstein-barr virus antibody positive, cutaneous vasculitis, smooth muscle antibody positive, granulomatous liver disease. Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Blood Urea Increased, Blood Creatinine Increased
on Dec 11, 2013 Male from US , 91 years of age, weighting 185.2 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: blood urea increased, blood creatinine increased. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Rash Pruritic, Dyspnoea, Pain, Wheezing, Swollen Tongue, Hypersensitivity
Patient was taking Sulfamethoxazole-t Mp. After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: rash pruritic, dyspnoea, pain, wheezing, swollen tongue, hypersensitivity on Dec 12, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 30 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Sulfamethoxazole-t Mp dosage: Take 1 Tablet Twice Daily Taken By Mouth.

Nausea, Dizziness, Confusional State, Vomiting, Cholelithiasis, Diarrhoea, Lethargy, Weight Decreased, Eye Pain
Adverse event was reported on Dec 11, 2013 by a Female taking Sulfamethoxazole/tmp Ds (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 33 years of age, weighting 111.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: nausea, dizziness, confusional state, vomiting, cholelithiasis, diarrhoea, lethargy, weight decreased, eye pain.

Rash Maculo-papular
on Dec 10, 2013 Female from US , 27 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: rash maculo-papular. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: For Total 12 Days..

Hyperkalaemia, Electrocardiogram T Wave Peaked, Refusal Of Treatment By Patient, Renal Failure Acute
on Dec 05, 2013 Male from US , 71 years of age, weighting 167.8 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: hyperkalaemia, electrocardiogram t wave peaked, refusal of treatment by patient, renal failure acute. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Failure Acute
Patient was taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: renal failure acute on Dec 04, 2013 from US Additional patient health information: Male , 61 years of age, weighting 172.8 lb, was diagnosed with and. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Swollen Tongue, Dyspnoea
Adverse event was reported on Dec 04, 2013 by a Female taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim 800/160 (Dosage: 1 Pill Bid Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 67 years of age, Patient felt the following Sulfameth side effects: swollen tongue, dyspnoea.
Multiple prescriptions taken: Patient was hospitalized.

Rash Maculo-papular, Pruritus, Skin Disorder, Blister
on Dec 03, 2013 Male from US , 62 years of age, weighting 188.5 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. After Sulfameth was administered, patient encountered several Sulfameth side effects: rash maculo-papular, pruritus, skin disorder, blister. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Weight Decreased, Pancreatitis, Hepatitis, Rash Macular, Jaundice, Pyrexia, Vomiting, Nausea, Abdominal Pain
on Dec 04, 2013 Male from US , 65 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole+trimethoprim. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfameth side effects: weight decreased, pancreatitis, hepatitis, rash macular, jaundice, pyrexia, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain. Sulfamethoxazole+trimethoprim dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

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