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Cotrimoxazole Tablet

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Primary uses of Cotrimoxazole Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
MRP
15
₹1.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cotrimoxazole Tablet

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Uses of Cotrimoxazole Tablet

Cotrimoxazole Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Cotrimoxazole Tablet side effects

Common

Skin rash, Vomiting, Allergic reaction, Nausea.

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How to use Cotrimoxazole Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Cotrimoxazole Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Take it with food, if it causes stomach upset.

How Cotrimoxazole Tablet works

Cotrimoxazole Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics: Sulfamethoxazole and Trimethoprim. They work by preventing the bacteria from producing folic acid, a nutrient required for bacterial multiplication. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

In Depth Information on Cotrimoxazole Tablet

Cotrimoxazole Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Cotrimoxazole Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking trimethoprim with alcohol may cause unpleasant side effects such as tingly feeling, nausea, and vomiting, fast heartbeats, warmth or redness under your skin, .
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cotrimoxazole Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Cotrimoxazole Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
There may be a possibility of skin rash in the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Cotrimoxazole Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Cotrimoxazole Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cotrimoxazole Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Cotrimoxazole Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Cotrimoxazole Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Cotrimoxazole Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Cotrimoxazole Tablet is not recommended in patients with the severe liver disease.

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