Sulfamethoxazole, Trimethoprim Solution For Injection 80-16Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Cotrimoxazole: Solution for injection (80-16mg)

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What is this Medicine?

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. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim 80mg-16mg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 007039503
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Pneumocystis Pneumonia (PCP), Pyelonephritis, Salmonellosis, Cystitis, Infectious Diarrhea, Shigellosis, Gastroenteritis, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bacteremia, Isosporiasis, Pneumonia, Cholera, Typhoid Fever, Empyema, Meningitis, Bone And Joint Infections, Endocarditis, Infectious Arthritis, Toxoplasmic Encephalitis, Osteomyelitis, Brain Abscess, Otitis Media, Melioidosis, Orthopedic Device-related Infection, Legionnaire's Disease, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

Storage Information
Do not refrigerate
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim 80mg-16mg/ml Solution for Injection
Daily Life Interactions for Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim 80mg-16mg/ml Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim 80mg-16mg/ml Solution for Injection(Sulfamethoxazole)
Marijuana and Sulfamethoxazole(Sulfamethoxazole)
Sulfamethoxazole can theoretically decrease the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. Side effects from Marijuana, Medical may get worse if you take Sulfamethoxazole. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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