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:
Gastroenteritis, Infectious Diarrhea, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), Pneumocystis Pneumonia (PCP), Cystitis, Pyelonephritis, Shigellosis, Salmonellosis

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

Storage Information
Do not refrigerate
Discard unused portion 48 hours after initial puncture of container
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Store diluted product in accordance with package insert instructions
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 2 - Risk Documented in Humans

Second Trimester

Class 6 - Unknown Risk

Third Trimester

Class 2 - Risk Documented in Humans

Lactation

Avoid - This drug is known to cause harm to infants when taken by nursing mothers.


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