Antibiotic resistance is a big problem. You’ve all heard about Methicillin-Resistant Staph Aureus (MRSA) causing skin and soft tissue infections but now there is a growing group of resistant bacteria. What this means is many folks may face treatment with an intravenous antibiotic or older more toxic antibiotic to treat common infections like E. Coli urinary tract infections. This is because the bacteria have gotten smart and know how to resist penicillins, ciprofloxacin and Bactrim among others. See More
Septra, BactrimSulfamethoxazole / Trimethoprim
SULFAMETHOXAZOLE; TRIMETHOPRIM or SMX-TMP 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. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim is around $6.28, 63% off the average retail price of $17.29. Compare antifolate / sulfa antibiotic combinations.
sulfamethoxazole / trimethoprim(generic)
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