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Cotrimoxazole: Oral tablet

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  • Daily life interactions

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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
McKesson Packaging Inc
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IP 271 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
New Horizon Rx Group, LLC
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 81 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
NuCare Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Lannett Co Inc
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Lannett Co Inc
Pill Identification: IP 271 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Aurobindo Pharma USA Inc.
Pill Identification: H 48 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 088 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 088 
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SMX/TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Amneal Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 089 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93 089 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Major Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5547  |  DAN DAN
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SMX/TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5546  |  DAN DAN
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX/TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
United Research Laboratories, Inc. a subsidiary of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.
Pill Identification: MP 81 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Interpharm Inc
Pill Identification: IP 271 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Interpharm Inc
Pill Identification: IP 271 
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SMX/TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Amneal Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: IP 272 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Qualitest Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: V  |  5897
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Aurobindo Pharma USA Inc.
Pill Identification: H 49 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Greenstone Ltd
Pill Identification: H 49 
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SMX-TMP 800mg-160mg Tab
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: MP 85 
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SMX-TMP 400mg-80mg Tab
Greenstone Ltd
Pill Identification: H 48 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Cotrimoxazole: Oral tablet

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SULFAMETHOXAZOLE; TRIMETHOPRIM or SMX-TMP (suhl fuh meth OK suh zohl; trye METH oh prim) is a combination of a sulfonamide antibiotic and a second antibiotic, trimethoprim. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.


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Drugs Related by Class to Cotrimoxazole: Oral tablet
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Class Name : Sulfonamide and Trimethoprim Antibiotic Combinations

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Cotrimoxazole: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
58.73%
41.27%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
15.24%
18.61%
26.36%
39.79%
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