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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 10,839
Macrobid 6,968
Bactrim 4,849
Last Update February 10, 2016
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Bactrim vs Ciprofloxacin for UTI

Bactrim
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Ciprofloxacin
Other name: Septra Septra
Other name: Cipro Cipro
Satisfaction Score
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2.6
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.5
Slightly Satisfied
Helpfulness
for UTI
2.2
Concern level
3.5
Helpfulness
for UTI
2.0
Concern level
3.4
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Method of use:
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Method of use:
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Rx
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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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2
Headaches
2
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2
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1
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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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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...
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" ...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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no health problems. Allergic to bactrim they perscribed me...
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" \"Got UTI for the first time I'm 25 years old female no health problems. Allergic to bactrim they perscribed me ciprofloxacin and I didn't go to hospital at early signs of symptoms so it went to my ki... "

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read that Bactrim is becoming less effective in curing...
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" ...the same issues And normally Bactrim cures uti infections....but Bactrim stopped working for me.  I read that Bactrim is becoming less effective in curing these type infections...however, I have had... "

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Then i took ciprofloxacin, and the same thing happend....
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" ...dr told me i had a UTI and I was given BACTRIM SULFAMETHOXALE. The antibiotic worked well, but a few days later the infection came back. Then i took ciprofloxacin, and the same thing... "

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I usually take ciprofloxacin, but have taken Bactrim...
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" ...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...
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" ...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...
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" ...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... "

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ating my asthma and now this urinary tract infection, v...
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" ...go away. I have had this problem with Singulair, Ciprofloxacin, Vantin, Macrobid, albuterol, and now Bactrim. This makes treating my asthma and now this urinary tract infection, very difficult.... "

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I've recently been prescribed ciprofloxacin and dear God, I...
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" ...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... "

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

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