Co-Trimoxazole Tablet is a combination medicine that is use to treat various types of bacterial infections such as pneumonia, bronchitis, infections of the urinary tract, ear, and abdomen. It prevents the growth of microorganisms to cure the infection.
Co-Trimoxazole Tablet is a prescription medicine that is advised to be taken as suggested by the doctor. It should be taken with food and it must be taken at a fixe time to ensure better efficacy. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as an overdose of it may have harmful effects on your body. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. The treatment must be completed even if you feel better to ensure a complete recovery.
Co-Trimoxazole Tablet may lead to some side effects such as nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, loss of appetite, headache, etc. To overcome any such side effects, it is advised to eat a healthy balanced diet and drink plenty of fluid. If any of the side effects get aggravated, contact your doctor immediately. If you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.), you must consult your doctor immediately.
Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have any problems with your liver or kidneys. Also, tell your doctor if you are on any medication for any health condition. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with the doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive dizziness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy. If you are a known allergic to the medicine, you must refrain from using this medicine and consult your doctor. It is advised to take proper rest during the course of treatment for the medicine to work effectively.
USES OF CO-TRIMOXAZOLE TABLET
- Treatment of Bacterial infections
BENEFITS OF CO-TRIMOXAZOLE TABLET
In Treatment of Bacterial infections
Infections cause by bacteria are known as bacterial infections. Co-Trimoxazole Tablet is an antibiotic which is use to treat different types of bacterial infections. Co-Trimoxazole Tablet works by stopping the growth of the bacteria. It is effective for bacterial infections of the lungs, throat, urinary tract, ear and stomach. It is advisable to continue taking it as long as it is prescribe even when you feel better, to make sure that all bacteria are kill. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and difficult to treat.
SIDE EFFECTS OF CO TRIMOXAZOLE TABLET
Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worrie about them
Common side effects of Co Trimoxazole
- Skin rash
- Allergic reaction
HOW TO USE CO TRIMOXAZOLE TABLET
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advise by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Co-Trimoxazole Tablet is to be taken with food.
HOW CO TRIMOXAZOLE TABLET WORKS
Co-Trimoxazole Tablet is a combination of two antibiotics: Sulfamethoxazole and Trimethoprim. These antibiotics work by preventing the bacteria from producing folic acid, a nutrient required for bacterial multiplication. Together, they treat your infection effectively.
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|Generic Brand||Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim|
|Strength||400 Mg and 80 Mg|
|Pack Size||30 Tablet/s, 60 Tablet/s, 90 Tablet/s|