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 8,942 Macrobid 6,205 Bactrim 4,097
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Bactrim
VS.
Ciprofloxacin
Other name: Septra (Septra)
Other name: Cipro (Cipro)
3.5
2.5
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Acne
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Sinus Infections*
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Chlamydia
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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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Top Concerns
Bac
Allergies
10
Fever
4
Nausea
3
Tiredness
3
Diarrhea
2
Headaches
2
Vomiting
1
Depression
1
Dizzy
1
Anxiety
1
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Cip
Fever
4
Nausea
3
Stomach Pain
2
Tiredness
2
Headaches
2
Dizzy
1
Anxiety
1
Weakness
1
Drowsy
1
Epididymitis
1
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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...
" I take methenamine dr 500 mg twice ...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...
" ...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, but have taken Bactrim... "

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so I am now taking Ciprofloxacin 500mg. I have been taking...
" ...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 abdominal area. The bactrim made me... "

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been the first of the drugs of choice. Its always worked...
" ...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 ...always ask for bactrim if the ... "

I've recently been prescribed ciprofloxacin and dear God, I...
" ...used are bactrim ...ciprofloxacin and dear God, I feel like I'm back in rehab with all the poop anxiety I'm dealing with. It's made my stool very loose to the point where I can't do a weight shi... "

He also had a seizure on ciprofloxacin. Just use what you...
" ...red bum after bactrim, however as an ...ok. He also had a seizure on ciprofloxacin. Just u... "

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

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though? I'm on bactrim right now and it worked for a week...
" ...IB the most though? I'm on bactrim right now and it worked for a week but ...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... "

The Bactrim is more likely to cause you problems, since it...
" ...The Bactrim is more likely to cause you problems, since it is ...to it. Learn more Bactrim details here. I can ...end up doing? Learn more Ciprofloxacin details here. Did ... "

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