Sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim - definition of sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim by The Free Dictionary
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(Pharmacology) an antibiotic consisting of a mixture of trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole (a sulfa drug): used esp to treat infections of the urinary tract and lungs (as in AIDS)
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Choleraesuis to ampicillin, chloramphenicol, or sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim
increased to approximately 90% for all 3 drugs and the rate of resistance to ciprofloxacin was from 7.
Terminal hepatic failure following a small dose of sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh evaluating ATS guidelines found that using the recommended antibiotics for these patients (most often amoxicillin/clavulanate, sulfamethoxazole-trimethoprim
, or cefuroxime) costs 10 times higher than using erythromycin or other non-recommended antibiotic ($73.