Purbac DS

Active Ingredient(s): Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim, SMX-TMP
Category: Antibiotics



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Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX), also known as co-trimoxazole among other names, is an antibiotic used to treat a variety of bacterial infections.[1] It consists of one part trimethoprim to five parts sulfamethoxazole.[2] It is used for urinary tract infections, MRSA skin infections, travelers' diarrhea, respiratory tract infections, and cholera, among others.[1][2] It may be used both to treat and prevent pneumocystis pneumonia in people with HIV/AIDS. It can be given by mouth or int...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Co-trimoxazole

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I had a urinary problem after I bought and ate the kidney of a cow I was feeling a hot sensation when urinating, so purbac ds is one drug I was given three days ago, but I am still in pain when urinating four days later. ## I'm also having difficulties when urinating. It's painful and I started on this medication a week ago. ## I have just started taking purbac medication but was taking the wrong dose until I noticed. Now, the problem is that I'm left with 4 doses and my next refill date is on 28/10/2017, so I wonder if it's possible to skip my dose?
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Purbac Side effects
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I was on Purbac treatment for my Acne for six months. I have noticed that my stommach became much bigger during this time. An irodologist said that my gall bladder was not normal therefore i was getting fatter. Could this be the side effect of Purbac? What do i do now? Is it a long term effect? ## @mervin, ive used perbac before but whenever my dermotoligist prescribed it to me she told me to buy intestinal flora meds aswell as purbac can harm ur gut so maybe its because u take purbac on its own? try meds like lactovita or eat a whole lot of wheat lol :) ## @ Olivia I have been using purbac for almost a month now. My dermatologist prescribed it for my acne. I have noticed that I perspire a lot now and my skin gets extremely oily. Is this a side effect or a sign that it is working effect...
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what is purbac,is it effective,any side effects
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a friend of mine is using purbac ## Well first off I would like to state that ALL MEDICATIONS have side effects, even those sold over the counter. The amount of side effects experienced depends on the individual, how their body reacts to the medication and the dosage they are on, higher doses cause more side effects. This is a combination antibiotic used to treat various types of infections. Some of the most common side effects include: drowsiness, nausea, diarrhea and non-allergic rash. ## Hi, is purbac good for tonsilitis? ## Can i take 16 purbac per day for haemophilius influenzae
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does purbac let you brake out more in the beginnig stage for use for acne treatment before clearing your skin? ## When i 1st got in the pharmacy i had a minor rush on my face,so the pharmacist priscribed purbac for me,its been two day im taking it and i think the rash is getting worse than before,is it normal or should i live the medicine?
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Affect of Purbac on Oral Contraception
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I have been using Purbac for just over a year to treat adult acne. I am currently using a Mirena contraceptive. Will the use of Purbac in any way decrease the effectivness of Mirena and result in pregnancy? ## while being on triphasil,and using purbac at the same time.will this increase your chances of getiing pregnant?
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i had some pimples along my hairline some was pustular other just papules and it began getting flaky and started all over my forhead then on my face for about four months i went to the dermatoligist who took two seconds to look at me and said that he has very bad news for me and that i have chronic eczema. i was devastated as i had flawless skin before. no bloods were done by him or other investigations other than his two second diagnosis. he has put me on purbac for two months. almost all of my scalp infection and pimples have disapeard after one month being on purbac although three days ago i noticed rash on my chest and hands is it the antibiotic shall i stop it? what should i do. i am so worried as i used to be on magazine covers and never ever had problematic skin i am 33 years old...
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Two of my children age 20years(female) and 16 years(male)have been using Purbac uninterruptedly over a period of 3 years for acne on perscription.When we visited the dr. on another matter she picked up the usage of the Purbac and stopped it,mentioning something about bonemarrow supression.How would we know of any complications and what tests sould be done to see if they suffer from any side effects?Thank you for your attention to this matter.Rina Amoraal
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Sulfamethoxazole + Trimethoprim, SMX-TMP
  • Injection: 800mg/ml + 160mg/ml, 80mg/ml + 16mg/ml
  • Suspension: 200mg + 40mg, 200mg/5ml + 40mg/5ml, 800mg/5ml + 160mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 400mg + 80mg, 800mg + 160mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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