UTI

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(Urinary tract infection)
urinary tract infection (UTI) is a bacterial infection that affects any part of the Urinary system. Symptoms include frequent fe...
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Cipro 9,267 Macrobid 6,443 Bactrim 4,230
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Bactrim vs Ciprofloxacin for UTI

Bactrim
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Ciprofloxacin
Other name: Septra (Septra)
Other name: Cipro (Cipro)
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Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole or Co-trimoxazole (abbreviated SXT, TMP-SMX, TMP-SMZ or TMP-sulfa) is a Sulfonamide (medicine) antibiotic combination of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, in the ratio of 1 to 5, used in the treatment of a variety of ...
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Ciprofloxacin (International Nonproprietary Name) is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class.It is a second-generation quinolone antibacterial. It kills bacteria by interfering with the enzymes that cause DNA to rewind a...
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Allergies
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Fever
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Nausea
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Tiredness
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Diarrhea
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Headaches
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Dizzy
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Depression
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Anxiety
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Fever
4
Nausea
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Tiredness
2
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Headaches
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Dizzy
1
Anxiety
1
Weakness
1
Drowsy
1
Epididymitis
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Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole or Co-trimoxazole (abbreviated SXT, TMP-SMX, TMP-SMZ or TMP-sulfa) is a Sulfonamide (medicine) antibiotic combination of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole, in the ratio of 1 to 5, used in the treatment of a variety of ...
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About Ciprofloxacin
Ciprofloxacin (International Nonproprietary Name) is a synthetic chemotherapeutic antibiotic of the fluoroquinolone drug class.It is a second-generation quinolone antibacterial. It kills bacteria by interfering with the enzymes that cause DNA to rewind a...
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the ciprofloxacin works better. I think it was prescribed...
" ...the event that I get a UTI I take either Bactrim or ciprofloxacin. Of the two, I would have to say that the ciprofloxacin works better. I think it was... "

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I usually take ciprofloxacin, but have taken Bactrim...
" ...work. He also attributes my commonly occurring UTIs to my self cathing. He also sends in a sample to the lab to be tested so that the correct medication is prescribed. I usually take ciprofloxacin,... "

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o I am now taking Ciprofloxacin 500mg. I have been taking t...
" ...like I had a UTI a week ago and went to the Doctor where she found WBC in my urine and then gave me bactrim . A day later I had some strange yellow discharge and I am also having pain in my lower... "

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een the first of the drugs of choice. Its always worked...
" ...is a safer drug than ciprofloxacin HLC for UTI to avoid tendon issues? Bactrim has always been the first of the drugs of choice. Its always worked just fine, until cipro... "

I've recently been prescribed ciprofloxacin and dear God, I...
" ...the typical antibiotics I've used are bactrim and levoquin, and they've ...However, I've recently been prescribed ciprofloxacin and dear God, I feel like I'm back in rehab with all the poop anxiety I'm... "

He also had a seizure on ciprofloxacin. Just use what you...
" ...really nasty red bum after bactrim, however as an older child ...it ok. He also had a seizure on... "

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iprofloxacin is the drug of choice. Cephtriaxsone is u...
" ...any drug treat salmonella typhi? Ciprofloxacin is the drug of choice. Cephtriaxsone is used for children and pregnant women. Bactrim and... "

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though?I'm on bactrim right now and it worked for a week bu...
" ...IB the most though? I'm on bactrim right now and it worked for a week but ...out since that first week... I'm kinda leaning towards ciprofloxacin... any... "

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i guess that Ciprofloxacin could be the best option in term...
" Louisiana bactrim is first line drug in ...in term of bacterial eradication Ciprofloxacin is better than Bactrim., this ...why i guess that Ciprofloxacin could be the best option in term of... "

he Bactrim is more likely to cause you problems, since it i...
" MedsChat.com The Bactrim is more likely to cause you problems, since it is a ...allergic to it. Learn more Bactrim details here. I can see ...end up doing? Learn more Ciprofloxacin details... "

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