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Bactrim vs Keflex

Bactrim
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Keflex
Other name: Septra (Septra)
Other name: Cephalexin (Cephalexin)
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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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Cefalexin (International Nonproprietary Name) or more commonly cephalexin is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic introduced in 1967 by Eli Lilly and Company. It is an orally administered agent with a similar antimicrobial spectrum to the i...
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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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Cefalexin (International Nonproprietary Name) or more commonly cephalexin is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic introduced in 1967 by Eli Lilly and Company. It is an orally administered agent with a similar antimicrobial spectrum to the i...
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but the bactrim gave me a bad headache so Im switching...
" ...15 minutes.!! I found some Bactrim and keflex lying around my ...decided to take it. I feel a bit better, but the bactrim gave me a bad headache so Im switching over to the keflex. GOD this peeing... "

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" Bactrim Allergic to penicillin, keflex, benadryl, armpits, groin Within an ...medication I began to experience tingling and itching in my ...especially in my throat. I immediately took 75 mg. of benadryl. I... "

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have even worse side effects while on Bactrim. Since...
" \"I get frequent urinary tract infections and was prescribed Bactrim by a doctor at ...don't tolerate Macrobid well usually have even worse side effects while on Bactrim. Since then I have been... "

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rim ds works. I have only had 3 doses so far & no change. I...
" ...a reaction to the keflex as I had cramping & vomiting too. All stopped when I stopped the keflex. I am waiting to see if the bactrim ds works. I have only had 3 doses so far... "

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day for 10 days recently and did not have any side effects...
" I was on bactrim 1,500 mg a day for 10 days recently and did not have any side effects. I have a strong ...stomach. But right now I'm on 2,000 mg of keflex and 1,400 mg of ...2 weeks now. The Keflex... "

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pain at all. Also bactrim made me feel better when I was on...
" ...is. I know when I was on keflex, I felt SOOOO much better with my bladder, actually ...any pain at all. Also bactrim made me feel better when I was on ...it last year, but I am allergic to it now so... "

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am allergic to Sulfa Antibiotics (Keflex and the like) a...
" Christine, I too am allergic to common medications... I am allergic to Sulfa Antibiotics (Keflex and the like) also allergic to Codine and all of its ...it with i was allergic to except Bactrim.... "

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try another one. I do well with keflex just FYI but it all...
" ...test to make sure that bactrim is indeed the best medication to kill your specific infection. Also, sometimes antibiotics can irritate the bladder as well... so it may be that you are sensitive to... "

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