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Sulfamethoxazole Safety Information and Side Effects

Sulfamethoxazole Safety Information

Renal Failure Acute ( 166 reports)    ➢ More

Renal Failure Acute, Hyperkalaemia

This case suggests a potential Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim Renal Failure Acute side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 94-year-old patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): NA and used Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim (dosage: NA) starting May 15, 2001. Soon after starting Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Hyperkalaemia
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Lisinopril
  • The patient was hospitalized. Although Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Renal Failure Acute, may still occur.

    Rash ( 145 reports)    ➢ More

    Stevens-johnson Syndrome, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Rash

    Adverse event was reported on Mar 06, 2014 by a male taking Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim 800 Mg/160 (Dosage: 1 Bid Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 54 years of age, weighting 251.3 lb, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfamethoxazole side effects: stevens-johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, rash.

    Hyperkalaemia ( 112 reports)    ➢ More

    Renal Failure, Hyperkalaemia

    This Hyperkalaemia problem was reported by a health professional from US. A 75-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Jul 01, 2013 a consumer started treatment with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Renal Failure
    • Hyperkalaemia
    The patient was hospitalized. Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Hyperkalaemia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Nausea ( 103 reports)    ➢ More

    Nausea, Vomiting, Hyperkalaemia, Bradycardia, Dialysis

    A case of a 66-year-old patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: urinary tract infection,hypertension and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim (dosage: NA) starting May 12, 2010. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Spironolactone
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Nausea
    • Vomiting
    • Hyperkalaemia
    • Bradycardia
    • Dialysis
    The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim could cause Nausea and that some subjects may be more susceptible.

    Pyrexia ( 96 reports)    ➢ More

    Neutropenia, Rash, Pyrexia

    on Jan 27, 2014 a male from US , 73 years of age, weighting 170.4 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Sulfamethoxazole side effects: neutropenia, rash, pyrexia. Sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprim dosage: NA. The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Sulfamethoxazole Side Effects

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    Renal Failure Acute (166)
    Rash (145)
    Hyperkalaemia (112)
    Nausea (103)
    Pyrexia (96)
    Pruritus (77)
    Vomiting (67)
    Urticaria (64)
    Headache (61)
    Asthenia (60)
    Stevens-johnson Syndrome (58)
    Fatigue (53)
    Pain (52)
    Dyspnoea (51)
    Chills (50)
    Diarrhoea (44)
    Blood Creatinine Increased (43)
    Angioedema (42)
    Dizziness (41)
    Arthralgia (38)
    Thrombocytopenia (37)
    Hypotension (36)
    Hypersensitivity (35)
    Decreased Appetite (33)
    Blood Urea Increased (32)
    Malaise (31)
    Abdominal Pain (31)
    Platelet Count Decreased (30)
    Dehydration (28)
    White Blood Cell Count Decreased (26)
    Myalgia (24)
    Erythema (24)
    Hyponatraemia (22)
    Pain In Extremity (22)
    Pancytopenia (22)
    Tremor (22)
    Anaemia (21)
    Confusional State (21)
    Neutrophil Count Decreased (21)
    Abdominal Pain Upper (20)
    Rash Erythematous (20)
    Rash Pruritic (20)
    Skin Exfoliation (20)
    Condition Aggravated (19)
    Anaphylactic Reaction (19)
    Deep Vein Thrombosis (18)
    Neutropenia (18)
    Renal Impairment (18)
    Chest Pain (17)
    Cough (17)

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