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Sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim)

Also known as Azo Gantanol, Bactrim, Comixco, Fectrim, Fectrim Forte, Laratrim, Septrin Forte, Cotrim, Septrin, and Bactrim Pediatric


Sulfamethoxazole (abbreviated SMZ or SMX) is a sulfonamide bacteriostatic antibiotic.

Source: Wikipedia

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed sulfamethoxazole to treat pyogenic skin infection, human immunodeficiency virus infection (hiv), retention of urine, and rabies.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take sulfamethoxazole if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions

Significant Interactions

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