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Bactrim DS for Upper Respiratory Tract Infection User Reviews

Bactrim DS has an average rating of 3.2 out of 10 from a total of 4 reviews for the treatment of Upper Respiratory Tract Infection. 25% of reviewers reported a positive experience, while 75% reported a negative experience.

Bactrim DS rating summary

3.2/10 average rating

4 ratings from 5 user reviews.

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  • Annax
  • June 7, 2017

"I was prescribed this medicine for a upper respiratory infection and sinus infection. The first day it helped me sleep taking the two pills. My third day I was feeling a lot better able to get out of bed felt like everything was going away. Later in the night on my third day I started having chest pains, peeing a lot, and extremely tired. My forth day I was having more chest pain and my brain felt cloudy. I'm on my fifth day and I don't know if I'm going to continue it . Started getting short of breath , and light headed. Starting to feel how I was feeling before I started the medicine. I wouldn't recommend at all."

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  • Kirst...
  • November 4, 2017

"When I was 15 I learned that I was allergic to Bactrim. 11 years later the Doctor prescribed me with this medication stating that our allergies change. I was nervous to take this medicine, but I was so sick with an ear infection that I decided to give it a try. The worst experience in my life. I only took two pills one in the morning and one before bed. I was up from 12 Am- 6 Am non-stop puking. I could not hold anything down. At first I thought I had the flu as every bone in my body was in pain... After a few hours of sleep and not taking this Rx I then realized I am still extremely allergic to this medication. I would never want someone to go through what I went through. I have not taken this medication since yesterday and I have not puked."

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  • darry
  • July 16, 2009

"Had an allergic reaction: shortness of breath, uncontrollable shaking, dizziness, near fainting, headache, fast heart rate. "

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  • Lorby...
  • September 9, 2014

"Best antibiotic I've used. I've never had a problem. And it always get rid of the problem."

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  • April 6, 2019

"This caused bad vomiting, the last time I vomited like this: 1968, Hong Kong flu. There's better treatment for UTIs."

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